Big Little Lies

  1. Episode 7 You Get What You Need
    Big Little Lies Finale Recap: Trivia Night This series was an unvarnished exploration of the multitudinous ways to be a woman.
  2. Episode 6 Burning Love
    Big Little Lies Recap: Game, Set, Match Alarm bells finally go off for Celeste.
  3. Episode 5 Once Bitten
    Big Little Lies Recap: In Treatment It’s hard to overstate just how magically Nicole Kidman owns this role.
  4. Episode 4 Push Comes to Shove
    Big Little Lies Recap: The Mom Delusion In “Push Comes to Shove,” Nicole Kidman proves the power of a quiet performance.
  5. Episode 3 Living the Dream
    Big Little Lies Recap: Escaping the Past This episode reveals the harrowing story of Ziggy’s conception.
  6. Episode 2 Serious Mothering
    Big Little Lies Recap: Two Days in Monterey Reese Witherspoon’s Madeline is a Hadron Collider of fury.
  7. Episode 1 Somebody’s Dead
  1. Episode 7 I Want to Know
    Big Little Lies Finale Recap: A Little Respect In its final moments, Big Little Lies morphs into the procedural drama it never wanted to be.
  2. Episode 6 The Bad Mother
    Big Little Lies Recap: That’s One Secret I’ll Never Tell The slut-shaming, victim-blaming fest that is Celeste’s custody battle is nightmarish without relief.
  3. Episode 5 Kill Me
    Big Little Lies Recap: Mama’s Broken Heart Mary Louise knows how to weaponize the social awkwardness that the typical Monterey woman will do almost anything to avoid.
  4. Episode 4 She Knows
    Big Little Lies Recap: Foreplay Everyone in Monterey, it seems, is about to snap.
  5. Episode 3 The End of the World
    Big Little Lies Recap: The Best Monster Mary Louise solidifies her place as one of TV’s most complicated, ruthless villains.
  6. Episode 2 Tell-Tale Hearts
    Big Little Lies Recap: We Are Family As skeletons make their way out of the women’s respective closets, fortunes, both literal and figurative, start to tilt and shift.
  7. Episode 1 What Have They Done?
    Big Little Lies Season Premiere Recap: Let Second Grade Begin Strap in for another season of car-seat conversations, sandy footprints, and guttural female screams (this time from Queen Meryl herself!).

The Latest Big Little Lies News

  1. monterey back?
    Nicole Kidman Is Dusting Off Her Big Little Lies Wig for Season 3 With Young Sheldon coming to an end, at least we know Ziggy will be free to return.
  2. trailer mix
    Selena + Chef Season 4 Features Hannah Montana’s House Also, like, chefs. If you care about that.
  3. in memoriam
    Out of Time: The Life’s Work of Jean-Marc Vallée The late director and editor’s best film and television projects are united by a resolute commitment to immersive, subjective storytelling.
  4. obits
    Jean-Marc Vallée, Big Little Lies and Dallas Buyers Club Director, Has Died “My heart is broken. My friend. I love you,” wrote Reese Witherspoon.
  5. the gold rush
    Nicole Kidman’s 15 Career Golden Globe Nominations, Ranked The Hollywood Foreign Press Association may have snubbed Eyes Wide Shut and Paddington, but at least they gave these performances their due.
  6. celebrity couples
    Shailene Woodley Is Dating Jeopardy! Enthusiast Aaron Rodgers The two have plenty in common.
  7. adaptations
    The Undoing Took All the Wrong Cues From Big Little Lies Taken together, the two David E. Kelley series demonstrate the limitations — and diminishing returns — of copying one’s own success.
  8. casting
    Perfect Person Manny Jacinto Added to Nine Perfect Strangers Series He joins Nicole Kidman and Melissa McCarthy.
  9. vulture festival 2019
    Laura Dern Identifies As a Jane, Not a Renata “If we ever did it again, and it gets in me even a little bit more, I’m becoming Renata.”
  10. and the presidency goes to...
    Big Little Lies Casting Director Named President of the Motion Picture Academy He replaces John Bailey, who served for two years.
  11. don't you feel angry?
    King Princess Made Meryl’s Big Little Lies Scream Into a Song, Just for You “AaaaAaAaAaHHHHHH!”
  12. drama
    Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman Insist There Was Zero BLL Directing Drama Previous reports claimed director Andrea Arnold lost creative control.
  13. big little lies season 2
    HBO Denies Big Little Lies Directing Drama: It Was ‘Business As Usual’ HBO president of programming Casey Bloys characterized reports that Andrea Arnold’s work on the show was undermined as a “false premise.”
  14. big little questions
    9 Lingering Questions About Big Little Lies’ Second Season The lies may be over, but questions remain.
  15. tv ratings
    The Big Little Lies Finale Broke the Show’s Own Ratings Record Millions of liars.
  16. acting lessons
    Meryl Streep Reportedly Has a Very Mary Louise Attitude Toward Directing Notes “That’s not of your business.”
  17. tv review
    How Big Little Lies Lost Its Way in Season Two After a promising start, season two’s increased focus on Celeste’s custody battle ended up undermining what made the first season so compelling.
  18. vulture lists
    All the Big Little Lies Screams, Ranked Who screamed it best?
  19. meryl!
    Meryl Streep Almost Saved Big Little Lies Season Two. Almost. Without Streep’s endlessly compelling performance as Mary Louise, this season would have had even less reason to exist than it already did.
  20. roll clip!
    Big Little Lies Finale: Meryl Streep and Laura Dern Have a Starbucks Showdown Americanos don’t have milk!