‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2’s Woes Started With Its Writing (Column)

Published on Jul 13, 2019

‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2’s Woes Started With Its Writing (Column)

The expectations going into the second season of “Big Little Lies” — a season that initially was never going to exist, before the first become such a success — were perhaps insurmountably high. Its all-star cast added yet another unparalleled performer in Meryl Streep, and with original director and editor Jean-Marc Vallee busy with “Sharp Objects,” acclaimed filmmaker Andrea Arnold stepped in. And while she and Vallee share a fondness for dreamy landscapes and wistful closeups, the assumption was that hiring her to steer the entire season meant that she might put her stamp on it in a way, or at least

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Author: Caroline Framke