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Big Little Lies 

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The apparently perfect lives of three mothers of first graders unravel to the point of murder.

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Season 2 Premiere


2018

The return of "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. ...


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Celeste makes a bold move; Madeline deals with fallout from her past; Jane learns who's really been hurting Amabella.


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While Madeline and Celeste take new in town single mom Jane under their wing, none of them realises how the arrival of Jane and her inscrutable little boy will affect them all. Big Little Lies is a brilliant take on ex-husbands and second wives, schoolyard scandal, and the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. Written by Anand Patel

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A perfect life is a perfect lie. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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19 February 2017 (USA)  »

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Big Little Lies - Piccole grandi bugie  »

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Meryl Streep's character was written with her in mind. Liane Moriaty named the character after Streep's real-life name, Mary Louise. See more »

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Referenced in Will & Grace: It's a Family Affair (2018) See more »

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Cold Little Heart
Performed by Michael Kiwanuka
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Fantastic Book translates into Fantastic TV
12 March 2017 | by See all my reviews

I am a big fan of Liane Moriarty and when I read this book I couldn't put it down. Reese Witherspoon has done the book justice as I understand she has produced the series.

It's not often you read a book and the pictures that you form in your mind suddenly become real through a great translation to the screen. Although the book was originally set on the Northern beaches of Sydney the translation to Monterey California is perfect. David E Kelly has written the screenplay and has done an excellent job and dare I say taken a great story and enhanced it beautifully.

The casting is absolutely perfect with Reese as Maddy, Nicole Kidman as Celeste, Laura Dern as Renata and Shailene as Jane. Great choice with Zoe Kravitz as well.

Any parent and especially any mother will really relate to the story which keeps you guessing until the very end. AAA+++


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