Crime, Drama, Mini-Series, Mystery
Subversive, darkly comedic drama Big Little Lies tells the tale of three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.
Aired 3 days ago - Mar 26, 2017
Madeline worries about the can of worms she’s opened for Jane. Jane confronts Renata. Bonnie tells Nathan about a secret project Abigail has been working on. Meanwhile, Ed and Madeline have a frank conversation about the lack of passion in their marriage.
Listen, you moved to Monterey
to start over, to build a future.
Divorced people are not
supposed to be friends,
I wanted to say thank you for
having the dinner on Tuesday.
which is just a tick north of perfect?
I'm not ashamed to
say I started the petition.
Trivia Night right then and there.
Well, he's been very, um...
But at some point, he
gets the power back.
Get it all ready so
we can at least remove
Because I'm alarmed.
Really? You told nobody at all?
and tested him and said that
he was a gentle young boy
- A very big date.
She said the boy puppet puts
his penis in the girl puppet.
I thought you liked when I did that.
- ♪ Only for now ♪
- ♪ For now there's work ♪
Big night. You'd think you'd be
bubbling over a bit with pride.
and neither of us are in any
remote danger of physical injury.
That's because you
don't want it, Madeline.
we have a bigger problem.
No, I said that in every marriage
I know I haven't always
been the best wife.
No, not y...
You can go now, Kelly.
- Fertilized you?
♪ And I'll come to you... ♪
- Everything okay here?
- Everything's great.
but, personally, I think
the decor is hideous.
- Is this Adele?
- Uh, no. It's Sade, actually.
To Nathan and Bonnie.
Process it before
jumping to a judgement.
And a bit disturbing.
Knowing the mother, I
wouldn't be surprised.
Saluting a cause, recognizing
a problem, isn't not enough.
I've made mistakes bigger than this.
Aired 10 days ago - Mar 19, 2017
Madeline receives encouraging news about the play from her director, Joseph Bachman, but is left concerned by his newly icy demeanor. Principal Nippal and Ms. Barnes share their conclusions about Ziggy and Amabella with Jane. Celeste has a solo session with Dr. Reisman, who tries to get to the bottom of her relationship with Perry.
Aired 17 days ago - Mar 12, 2017
Nathan invites Madeline and Ed to a couples’ dinner to discuss a “parenting paradigm” for Abigail. Celeste prepares for a city-council meeting about Madeline’s play, and bristles at Perry’s concerns about her returning to work. Jane meets with Ms.
Barnes, Ziggy’s teacher, who suggests her son be medically evaluated in light of further evidence of classroom bullying. While Madeline is confronted by a skeleton from her past, her internet sleuthing reveals a key player from Jane’s past instead.
Aired 24 days ago - Mar 05, 2017
Hoping to get under Renata’s skin, Madeline organizes a trip to compete with Amabella’s birthday party. After another argument, Celeste succumbs to Perry’s charms before their first session with Dr. Amanda Reisman, a therapist. Madeline gets called
for a meeting with Abigail’s guidance counselor. Principal Nippal announces the theme for the Fall Gala Fundraiser. Later, Jane seeks Madeline’s help with Ziggy’s family tree project, and opens up about her past.
Aired a month ago - Feb 26, 2017
Jane deflects Ziggy’s questions about why they moved to Monterey. Madeline gets news that her community-theater production might get derailed, and is outraged over a slight from Renata. Celeste suggests to Perry that they see a counselor. Nathan and Ed meet in hopes of smoothing out the tensions between their wives, and themselves.
Why did we move here?
He says it's too controversial.
I don't like to be touched.
And today I was like,
"We are going to yoga."
of the first grade for almost 10 years!
Well, traffic might be bad.
I'm sorry. I'm so sorry, honey.
Call "The Wall Street Journal"
- Hi, baby!
Case in point, you're my one.
But there is something
to be said for being there,
How's Ziggy doing?
No, I would. Do you have any clients?
And Ed's not a neurotic
guy, so maybe it is me.
More often than not,
we... we end up having sex.
Did you know that they're thinking about
then the entire brigade will follow.
I am not doing that.
On a less positive note,
Oh... yeah, me, too.
Thrilled about the communal
potato peeling thing.
I tend to them like little pets.
There was no parental usurps of
any kind, I promise you that.
Maybe a bit of a shit.
I'm gonna kick your fucking ass
The two events were scheduled
for the same day, same time.
♪ Why don't you dance with me? ♪
in an attempt to ameliorate the
whole birthday party brouhaha.
that I tried to kiss
when I was six years old...
But it's different with married people.
Mm-hmm. It is.
Let me just look at my
gorgeous wife for a second.
Take her out of school
if you're that concerned.
Yes, that one.
which I think was his intent.
♪ Take me to your river ♪
Aired a month ago - Feb 19, 2017
In the affluent beachfront community of Monterey, Cal., a suspicious death at a coastal elementary school fundraiser draws attention to the frictions among some of the mothers. Madeline and Celeste, longtime friends and confidantes, welcome newcomer
Jane and her son, Ziggy, into their inner circle, much to the chagrin of another mother, Renata. An incident with the children at school causes battle lines to be drawn.