Andrea Arnold, who previously directed episodes of Transparent and I Love Dick, has been tapped to direct the new seven-episode run. "David Kelley wrote attractive scripts and Reese and Nicole were, once again, a force to be reckoned with, reuniting the cast and recruiting the talented Andrea Arnold to direct", HBO programming president Casey Bloys shares. Here's what we know so far about season two.
If voters had known that Big Little Lies wasn't, in fact, a limited series, but rather a regular series, would they still have voted for it?
"David Kelley wrote handsome scripts and Reese and Nicole were, once again, a force to be reckoned with, reuniting the cast and recruiting the talented Andrea Arnold to direct", he said in a statement.
"The subversive, darkly comedic drama "Big Little Lies" will explore the malignancy of lies, the durability of friendships, the fragility of marriage and, of course, the vicious ferocity of sound parenting", says the logline for the next chapter. In addition, "relationships will fray, loyalties will erode [and] the potential for emotional and bodily injury shall loom".
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"It gives us the opportunity to delve deeper into the lives of these intriguing and intricate Monterey families and bring more of their stories back to the audience who embraced and championed them", Witherspoon said in a statement (via Variety). Renata (Laura Dern) becomes furious when Mr. Perkins's lessons on global warming causes Amabella to have a panic attack. Bonnie's parents will enter the picture as viewers will meet Elizabeth and Martin Howard. I hear that no other guilds are making such a change for BLL's first season.
Big Little Lies, the Emmy-winning drama starring Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, is returning for a second season, HBO announced on Friday, with most of the cast expected to return. With Vallée out, HBO has brought in Andrea Arnold, who wrote 2016's American Honey and won an Oscar in 2005 for her short film Wasp. If you're wondering whether the original author, Liane Moriarty, was involved, she was!
Additionally, Vulture has learned that auditions are underway for four new characters and that production will occur between March and August. The Season 1 cast included: Shailene Woodley, Zoë Kravitz, Adam Scott, James Tupper, Jeffrey Nordling and Iain Armitage.