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“Big Little Lies” Postscript: Season 2 Did Wrong By Some Favs [OPINION-SPOILERS]

I steadily gushed about all the brilliant performances and Meryl Streep’s awesomeness throughout HBO‘s Big Little Lies Season 2. However, as I look back on the season, I feel some storylines and characters were done a disservice in the finale. I feared the second season would not be able to surpass the excellence presented in […]

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“Big Little Lies” Season 2: So What’s Left for “The Monterey Five”? [SPOILER REVIEW]

Whoa! HBO’s Big Little Lies usually delivers pretty intense episodes, but “The Bad Mother” and “I Want to Know” took viewers on one helluva roller coaster ride. After Celeste’s (Nicole Kidman) character is brutally attacked in the courtroom, she turns the tables and interrogates Mary Louise (Meryl Streep) in open court. Confrontations, revelations, confessions and […]




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“Big Little Lies” Season 2: Meryl Streep’s Flawed Truth-Seeker Mary Louise Unravels “Monterey Five” [SPOILER REVIEW]

HBO‘s award-winning series Big Little Lies returned with stirring sophomore season premiere episodes full of brilliant performances and unnerving teasers of the twists that await the “Monterey Five.” I’ll admit to having some reservations about extending the series. The first season was pretty near perfect and that jaw-dropping finale was one of the finest hours […]

'Big Little Lies' Season 2: Full Trailer Warns That Secrets Always Surface

‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2: Full Trailer Warns That Secrets Always Surface

Big Little Lies, HBO’s prestige series based on the novel by Liane Moriarty, is returning for a second season on June 9th, and they have just revealed a new trailer. After an emotionally draining first season that culminated in the death of a Nicole Kidman‘s abusive husband (played by Alexander Skarsgård) this season the secrets […]

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‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2: HBO Returns to Monterey on June 9 [TEASER]

HBO‘s booked a return trip to Monterey – and they’re bringing Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep along with them, as executive producer and writer David E. Kelley‘s award-winning series Big Little Lies is officially set to premiere on Sunday, June 9, at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. To celebrate the announcement, the cable giant also […]

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Nicole Kidman Shares First Look at Meryl Streep Filming Big Little Lies Season 2

Now that HBO‘s pretty much gotten the entire band back together, Nicole Kidman (The Hours) has taken to Instagram to share with fans the first image of three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep (The Post) filming the second season of Big Little Lies: Streep joins the cast as Mary Louise Wright, the mother-in-law of Kidman’s Celeste Wright […]

Big Little Lies: Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, Zoe Kravitz Set to Return

HBO continues to get the band back together, announcing that Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, and Zoe Kravitz are set to return for a second season of the cable giant’s Emmy-winning series Big Little Lies. The announcement serves to officially reunite the three with their Season 1 co-stars Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman; with the cast also […]

FEBRUARY 17, 2016 - BERLIN: Meryl Streep at a reception of the Berlinale Jury, Rotes Rathaus.

The Post’s Meryl Streep Joins HBO’s Big Little Lies Season 2

As if two Academy Award winners wasn’t enough, HBO is stacking the deck for the second season of their Emmy-winning limited series Big Little Lies with none other than Meryl Streep. The celebrated actress is set to play Mary Louise Wright, the mother of Perry (Alexander Skarsgard). Concerned for the well-being of her grandchildren following her […]

‘Ascendant’: Starz, Lionsgate Developing ‘Divergent’ TV Series

Almost a year after Lionsgate officially announced that The Divergent Series: Ascendant, the finale to the Divergent film franchise, would be coming to television and not movie theaters, Deadline: Hollywood reports that Starz is developing Ascendant as a drama TV series for the network. Though still too early for any specific details, Adam Cozad (Jack Ryan: […]

Tear Down The Wall – Trailer For The Divergent Series: Allegiant

The first trailer for the Divergent Series: Allegiant has been released and it seems the time has come to tear down the wall. This is the third film starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jeff Daniels, Octavia Spencer, Ray Stevenson, Zoe Kravitz, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Maggie Q, Mekhi Phifer, Daniel Dae Kim and Naomi Watts. But unlike the […]

Shailene Woodley And Company Learn What Lies Beyond The Fence In New Allegiant Trailer

Buzzfeed has posted a trailer for the upcoming The Divergent Series: Allegiant, in which star Shailene Woodley and her cohorts learn what exists beyond their Chicago confines. What they find there will leave them defending the old home town. “The Divergent Series: Allegiant” World Premiere TrailerIt’s here! Watch the first trailer for “Allegiant” — the […]

Celebrate The Release Of The Blu Ray/DVD Of Insurgent With A Behind-The-Scenes Still

By Michele Brittany, West Coast Correspondent If you are a fan of Veronica Roth’s Divergent trilogy, then you’ll be excited to grab the Blu-ray/DVD release of The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015, Lionsgate Home Entertainment) available today. In the meantime, as a special exclusive that you will only see here at Bleeding Cool, here is a […]

Divergent Series: Insurgent Super Bowl Ad Released Early

This seems to be the day to release Super Bowl trailers early. We have the Divergent Series: Insurgent trailer now. The film is directed by Robert Schwentke and stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Octavia Spencer, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Miles Teller, Maggie Q, Mekhi Phifer, Naomi Watts, and Kate Winslet. The Divergent Series: Insurgent opens March 20th. […]

New Featurette For The Divergent Series: Insurgent

Lionsgate has released a featurette for the sequel to last years hit movie Divergent. The films star Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet and Theo James based on a book series by Veronica Roth. Robert Schwente (RED) take over as director The Divergent Series: Insurgent is out on March 20.

Insurgent, The Second Divergent Movie Gets Trailer

We have the trailer for the second movie in The Divergent Series. Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) are trying to find answers while being hunted by Jeanine (Kate Winslet). The film is directed by Robert Schwentke. Ansel Elgort, Miles Teller, Naomi Watts, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoë Kravitz, Maggie Q, Mekhi Phifer, Daniel Dae Kim and Octavia Spencer […]

The Divergent Series: Insurgent Gets A Trailer

Insurget, the second film in the Divergent Series gets a trailer that’s more of a clip from the movie and shows some pretty cool special effects. THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo […]

Exciting Trailer For Divergent With Shailene Woodley And Kate Winslet

The marketing people are clearly hoping for Divergent to stand shoulder to shoulder with The Hunger Games. They don’t leak any more similar to me than Star Wars and Star Trek. Hopefully one thing they’ll have a few things in common, including strong filmmaking, powerful casting and a sense of excitement and relevance. Video: Divergent: […]