Big Little Lies Season 1 was big hit both with the audiences and critics. The first season premiered on HBO on February 19, The series was Created and written by David E. Kelley
The first season was based on the novel of the same name by Liane Moriarty. Each episode was directed by Jean-Marc Vallée. The series received several accolades including 16 Emmy Award nominations and eight wins, including Outstanding Limited Series and acting awards for Kidman, Skarsgård, and Dern.
Big Little Lies Season 2 Cast: Who’s in it?
The good news is that producers/stars Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are both coming back to play Madeline and Celeste. Meryl Streep has joined the main cast in the role of Mary Louise Wright, the mother of Perry (played by Alexander Skarsgard in Season 1). Others cast members like Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, Zoë Kravitz, Adam Scott, James Tupper, Jeffrey Nordling and Iain Armitage were returning for the second season. Recently it was announced that Douglas Smith had joined the cast in a recurring role. It was also confirmed that Kathryn Newton, Robin Weigert, Merrin Dungey, and Sarah Sokolovic were all returning for the second season. Additionally, it was announced that Crystal Fox had joined the cast in a main role and that Mo McRae would appear in a recurring capacity. Alexander Skarsgård is expected to return to the show for the next batch of episodes. There is no official confirmation yet.
Big Little Lies Season 2 Plot: What is it about?
Here’s the official synopsis for season two: “The Golden Globe and Emmy-winning series is a subversive, darkly comedic drama, which will continue to explore the malignancy of lies, the durability of friendships, the fragility of marriage. It is certainly exciting to see which direction the series takes in season two. Andrea Arnold, a female director will be handling the camera which is indeed a step in the right direction for more Female driven content.