Big Little Lies is a new limited series on HBO. It’s stacked with incredible actresses including Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Shalene Woodley, Zoe Kravitz, and Laura Dern. Based on a novel by the same name by Liane Moriarity. It takes place in the tony Monterey California, home of the well-heeled and afluent.
The conflict begins amongst a group of mother’s because of an incident with their children in their elementary school. It all starts there.
Or does it.
A murder has taken place you find in the first episode. However, you do not know who is murdered or who is the killer until the end.
The performances are strong, story intruiging, direction, and film-making stellar.
But be warned, their is darkness underneath this shiny tale. Violence, betrayal, sexual assault, and murder.
The popularity of this series was so strong they are considering a second series even though it was not intended.