Elizabeth Perkins looks stunning on the red carpet as she arrives at the premiere of her upcoming miniseries Sharp Objects on Tuesday night June 26th at the Cinerama Dome in Los Angeles, California.
Elizabeth Perkins was supported by her daughter Hannah Jo Philips and actress Diane Lane while also being joined at the event by fellow cast members Amy Adams, Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Taylor John Smith, Madison Davenport, Sydney Sweeney, Eliza Scanlen and Hilary Ward along with the author of the book Gillian Flynn and series creator Marti Noxon also attended the premiere.
The eight-episode miniseries, directed by Big Little Lies‘ Jean-Marc Vallee, debuts on HBO on July 8. The series follows a woman who returns to her hometown in Missouri to solve the murders of two young girls.
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Join the cast and creators of Sharp Objects for a special advance screening and discussion at 92nd Street Y. The summer’s most gripping psychological thriller is coming to cable this July, when the eight-episode limited series Sharp Objects premieres on HBO.
Based on the bestseller by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn, Sharp Objects stars Amy Adams as reporter Camille Preaker, who returns to her small hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely.
Get a sneak preview of a full episode and hear from Adams and fellow cast members Patricia Clarkson, Eliza Scanlen, Elizabeth Perkins and Chris Messina, who are joined by Flynn, showrunner Marti Noxon (Dietland) and director Jean-Marc Vallée (Big Little Lies) as they discuss the project with Caryn James (BBC Culture).
Apple has assembled a star-studded cast for its Octavia Spencer series “Are You Sleeping” from Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine and the scripted drama venture of Peter Chernin’s Chernin Entertainment and Endeavor Content.
Joining Spencer in the 10-episode thriller drama are Aaron Paul (The Path, Breaking Bad), Weeds alumna Elizabeth Perkins, Mekhi Phifer (ER, 8 Mile), Michael Beach (Aquaman, Sons of Anarchy), Tracie Thoms (Rent, Unreal), and Haneefah Wood (Baskets, One Day at a Time). Also cast in the series is Emmy Award-nominated This Is Us co-star Ron Cephas Jones, who will continue to recur on the NBC family drama.
Are You Sleeping, created and written by Nichelle Tramble Spellman based on the true-crime novel by Kathleen Barber, provides a unique glimpse into America’s obsession with true-crime podcasts and challenges its viewers to consider the consequences when the pursuit of justice is placed on a public stage.
Spencer stars as Poppy Parnell, a relentless investigative reporter who looks to uncover the truth behind a decades old questionable murder verdict through her new podcast. Three-time Emmy winner Paul stars as convicted murderer Warren Cave whose guilt or innocence has remained a question in many people’s minds for the past 20 years. Paul had been heavily pursued for pilots and series after the recent cancellation of his Hulu drama series The Path. Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Perkins stars as Melanie Cave – Mother of Warren Cave, the subject of Poppy’s podcast.
Paul, Perkins and previously cast Lizzy Caplan, who plays twin sisters Josie and Lanie, all have one-year deals. ormer detective and long time friend of Poppy Parnell. Beach plays Ingram Rhoades, a successful attorney and Poppy’s husband. Emmy-nominated Thoms plays Desiree Scoville, Poppy’s older opinionated sister. Wood plays Cydie Scoville, Poppy’s fiercely loyal sister. Cephas Jones plays Leander “Shreve” Scoville, Poppy’s father.
Are You Sleeping is executive produced by Spencer via her Orit Entertainment, Tramble, who serves as showrunner, as well as Reese Witherspoon and Lauren Neustadter for Hello Sunshine, and Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping and Kristen Campo for Chernin Entertainment. Perkins is repped by Gersh and Brillstein Entertainment. Beach, who recently co-starred in the ABC pilot The Finest, is repped by Global Artists Agency. Phifer is with Gersh and Brookside Artist Management. Wood is repped by Artists First and Buchwald.
HBO has announced that the eight-episode limited series Sharp Objects, starring Oscar nominee Amy Adams (Arrival, American Hustle, Justice League), will debut on Sunday, July 8 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Based on the book by The New York Times bestselling author Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl, Dark Places), this eight-episode series tells the story of reporter Camille Preaker (Adams) who returns to her small hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely.
Sharp Objects was created by Marti Noxon (Dietland, UnREAL, Code Black) who serves as showrunner and wrote several episodes, as did Gillian Flynn. Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Eliza Scanlen, Elizabeth Perkins, and Matt Craven also star, as well as Henry Czerny, Taylor John Smith, Sophia Lillis, and Madison Davenport. Jean-Marc Vallée directed all of the episodes and co-edited the series. Noxon, Vallée, Adams, Flynn, Jason Blum, Nathan Ross, Charles Layton, Jessica Rhoades, Gregg Fienberg, Marci Wiseman, and Jeremy Gold all executive produce the Entertainment One (eOne) and Blumehouse Television production.
Elizabeth Perkins was spotted at the 2018 Entertainment Weekly & PEOPLE Upfront at The Bowery Hotel New York City. Pictures have been added to the photo gallery, so have a look at the latest additions below!