David E. Kelly adapted book about three mothers of kindergarteners whose pristine lives begin to unravel to the point of murder. Skarsgard will play Perry, husband to Kidman’s Celeste.
The series will be directed by Wild director Jean-Marc Vallee and stars a long roster of notable talent including Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley, Adam Scott, Laura Dern, Zoe Kravitz, Kathryn Newton, Hong Chau and Santiago Cabrera.
Kelley will serve as executive producer alongside Witherspoon and Kidman and their respective production companies, Pacific Standard (with Bruna Papandrea) and Blossom Films (with Per Saari). Vallee and frequent collaborator, Nathan Ross are also executive producers.
Skarsgard is known for his role as Eric in the HBO series, True Blood and can be seen in the forthcoming Legend of Tarzan with Margot Robbie. He is repped by CAA.
Dino-Ray Ramos | Staff Writer