Elizabeth Perkins joined the cast and creators of Sharp Objects for a special advance screening and discussion at 92nd Street Y on Thursday June 28 in New York City. The eight-episode limited series Sharp Objects premieres July 8th on HBO.
Watch the interview and photos of Elizabeth Perkins and her Sharp Objects co-star Patricia Clarkson in the Bravo Clubhouse with Andy Cohen! During the Show, actress Elizabeth Perkins talks about working with Elizabeth Taylor on “The Flintstones” movie and says she once brought Michael Jackson to the set. She also said she is a #RHONY fan, she made a great performance alongside a hologram Dorinda Medley for a #RHONY scene from the infamous Berkshires fight and talked about meeting Tiffany Haddish while with Brad Pitt at Chateau Marmont.
Elizabeth Perkins’ performances in Big, The Flintstones, Weeds, This is Us, and Curb Your Enthusiasm have always been memorable. And it looks like there’s no slowing down for this incredible talent – and we’re thrilled. Next up she’s starring alongside Amy Adams in the HBO drama Sharp Objects premiering July 7th. Then she’s back to work on a new project, Are You Sleeping, co-starring Aaron Paul and Lizzy Caplan. Tune in and catch up with this funny, one of a kind, beautiful lady.
Tina Turnbow: Congratulations on joining the cast of the Octavia Spencer’s TV thriller “Are You Sleeping.” Can you share any thoughts that come to mind about this exciting upcoming project?
Elizabeth Perkins: It’s an amazing group of actors that Nichelle Tramble Spellman has put together for this show…Ocativa, Aaron Paul, Lizzy Caplan. The opportunity to work with such talent doesn’t come along very often and it’s the kind of work, script and creator, that an actor always thinks, “Wow. If I could work with these people…it would be the personification of greatness.” And I’m doing it.
My character is striking—a woman who has suffered through unimaginable loss and yet continues to fight for truth everyday. Plus, to have Hello Sunshine & Reese Witherspoon producing with Peter Chernin – we are in extraordinary hands. It feels like I’ve landed in a beautiful utopia. It doesn’t get any better. Grateful. Continue reading
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.
Eight new high quality outtakes from photoshoots that Elizabeth did recently have been added to the photo gallery. Elizabeth looks so amazing in all them, so have a look at the latest additions below!