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Sam Barsanti Sam Barsanti Jun 26, 2019. 17 comments

Good news, Lincoln Lawyer fans: The Lincoln Lawyer TV show is finally happening

Good news, Lincoln Lawyer fans: The Lincoln Lawyer TV show is finally happening

Eight years ago, in March of 2011, director Brad Furman released a Matthew McConaughey vehicle called The Lincoln Lawyer  (the use of “vehicle” there is a pun). Based on the Michael Connelly novel of the same name, the movie starred McConaughey as a slick lawyer who gradually learns that there are more important things in life than money. Five months later, ABC ordered a pilot script for a...

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Danette Chavez Danette Chavez Jun 07, 2019. 19 comments

What, are you just not going to watch Meryl Streep in Big Little Lies?

What, are you just not going to watch Meryl Streep in Big Little Lies?
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The truth about the second season of Big Little Lies is that it wasn’t entirely necessary—season one of David E. Kelley’s adaptation, based on Liane Moriarty’s steamy thriller, was an addictive blend of soapiness and pathos, and featured one of the best ensembles in recent history. Director Jean-Marc Vallée, who helmed the first seven...

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Randall Colburn Randall Colburn May 01, 2019. 5 comments

Nicole Kidman reunites with Big Little Lies team for Hulu's Nine Perfect Strangers

Nicole Kidman reunites with Big Little Lies team for Hulu's Nine Perfect Strangers

Following the success of HBO’s Big Little Lies, which soon kicks off its second season , David E. Kelley and Nicole Kidman are again teaming up with Australian author Liane Moriarty for a new series. This one, however, is heading to Hulu, where Kelley and Edge Of Tomorrow writer John-Henry Butterworth will bring Moriarty’s 2018 novel Nine Perfect Strangers to life.

Kelley and Butterworth...

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Randall Colburn Randall Colburn Nov 09, 2018. 3 comments

The Night Manager director Sussane Bier to helm Nicole Kidman's next HBO limited series

The Night Manager director Sussane Bier to helm Nicole Kidman's next HBO limited series

Sussane Bier has an Oscar, an Emmy, and a Golden Globe under her belt, but the Danish filmmaker may have just scored her highest-profile gig yet as the director of David E. Kelley and Nicole Kidman’s The Undoing.

A six-episode limited series inspired by Jean Hanff Korelit’z book You Should Have Known, The Undoing lives up to to its title by following a therapist whose perfect life falls apart...

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Alex McLevy Alex McLevy Aug 09, 2017. 22 comments

Online trolls turn deadly in a stolid adaptation of Stephen King’s Mr. Mercedes

Online trolls turn deadly in a stolid adaptation of Stephen King’s Mr. Mercedes
TV ReviewsAll of our TV reviews in one convenient place.  Mr. MercedesMr. MercedesMr. MercedesB-Mr. MercedesMr. MercedesB-B-Mr. MercedesSeason

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Created by

David E. Kelley

Starring

Brendan Gleeson, Harry Treadaway, Kelly Lynch, Mary-Louise Parker, Holland Taylor, Breeda Wool

Debuts

Wednesday, August 9 at 8 p.m. on Audience

Format

Hour-long crime thriller. Four episodes watched for review

At its best,...

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Gwen Ihnat Gwen Ihnat Feb 25, 2017. 24 comments

Reese Witherspoon goes full-on Flick in Big Little Lies

Reese Witherspoon goes full-on Flick in Big Little Lies
TV ReviewsAll of our TV reviews in one convenient place.  Big Little LiesSeason 1Big Little LiesSeason 1"Serious Mothering"A-Big Little LiesSeason 1"Serious Mothering"A-A-"Serious Mothering"Episode

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Everyone who did not pick up on Reese Witherspoon’s Tracy Flick-ness last week, you get it now, right? Witherspoon’s Madeline is a force of nature, who fearlessly storms through life and will not...

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Matt Wayt Matt Wayt Jan 14, 2015. 23 comments

Mr. Mercedes series now in development, per Stephen King custom

Mr. Mercedes series now in development, per Stephen King custom

When you wander into your favorite bookstore, there’s often that moment where you turn the corner and find that seemingly every book in your sightline is written by Stephen King. Eventually, this might also be the case on your cable menu, as yet another adaption of the author’s work is forthcoming from Sonar Entertainment, which is developing the 2014 novel Mr. Mercedes into a limited series....

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