A "Big Little Lies" Sequel Is Already Happening

Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are at it again!

Big Little Lies
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may be over, but , which explains all the conflicting reports about whether there could be a Season 2. Whether or not the show itself continues, a sequel of sorts was already put into motion last summer.

Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, who optioned the rights to Liane Moriarty's before going on to produce and star in the show, also picked up the rights to her follow-up novel. reported in August of 2016 that Witherspoon and Kidman would co-produce the adaptation, but it was unclear whether they would also star. Also unclear is whether this would be a movie, or another limited series.

Truly Madly Guilty explores "how sometimes we don't appreciate how extraordinary our ordinary lives are until it's too late." The novel takes places over a single weekend and centers on a fateful neighborhood barbecue. "Six responsible adults. Three cute kids. One small dog. It's just a normal weekend. What could possibly go wrong?" asks the official synopsis. On the basis of Big Little Lies and its trivia night, we're guessing a whole lot.

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