One week after HBO rolls out the season six premiere of Girls, a new series with a powerhouse lineup premieres: Big Little Lies. The premium channel released key art for Big Little Lies today.
Series Synopsis for Big Little Lies
In the tranquil seaside town of Monterey, California, nothing is quite as it seems. Doting moms, successful husbands, adorable children, beautiful homes: What lies will be told to keep their perfect worlds from unraveling?
Told through the eyes of three mothers — Madeline, Celeste and Jane — Big Little Lies paints a picture of a town fueled by rumors and divided into the haves and have-nots, exposing the conflicts, secrets and betrayals that compromise relationships between husbands and wives, parents and children, and friends and neighbors.
5 more things you need to know about this seven-episode limited series:
- It’s based on Liane Moriarty’s number-one bestseller
- David E. Kelley of Picket Fences, Boston Legal, Ally McBeal and Netflix’s Goliath fame created the series
- The A-List lineup includes Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley, Alexander Skårsgard, Adam Scott, Zoë Kravitz, and James Tupper
- Kidman and Witherspoon are both down as executive producers of Big Little Lies
- The same man directs all seven episodes (Jean-Marc Vallée)
Big Little Lies premieres on HBO Sunday, Feb. 19 at 9/8c.