None of us really see things as they are, we see things as we are.

–Bonnie Carlson

Bonnie Carlson is one of the main characters in HBO's Big Little Lies. She is portrayed by Zoë Kravitz.


Bonnie is married to Madeline’s ex-husband. She is a spiritual yoga instructor, a sensitive soul with a strong moral compass. [1]

Bonnie is described as bohemian. With pale blue eyes and a single plait around her shoulder. However in the TV series, she has darker eyes and her normal hairstyle is one consisting of multiple braids.


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