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Behind the scenes of ‘Big Little Lies’: How set director Amy Wells constructed the nouveau riche look of the main characters’ northern California homes

HBO’s “Big Little Lies” follows five women and their families through a network of lies and murder and Monterey, California. The show’s set designer, Amy Wells, recently spoke to Business Insider about what went into constructing the look and feel of the characters’ homes. While the show is set in […]
Behind the scenes of ‘Big Little Lies’: How set director Amy Wells constructed the nouveau riche look of the main characters’ northern California homes
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Behind the scenes of TV’s most iconic shows about the ultra-rich: 3 set designers dish on how they brought the penthouses and oceanfront mansions of ‘Succession,’ ‘Big Little Lies,’ and more to life

From “Succession” to “Big Little Lies,” a slew of recent shows have offered a glimpse into how the 1% lives. Business Insider spoke to the set decorators and designers behind those shows to find out how, exactly, they make their rich characters look so, well, rich. For the California-based “Big […]
Behind the scenes of TV’s most iconic shows about the ultra-rich: 3 set designers dish on how they brought the penthouses and oceanfront mansions of ‘Succession,’ ‘Big Little Lies,’ and more to life
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16 fictional TV therapists, ranked from least to most likely to ruin their patients’ lives

The “golden age of television” has not only introduced viewers to innovative storytelling techniques, it’s also helped destigmatize topics like mental illness through its characters. Some TV therapists, however, don’t reflect what actual therapy is like, and others cross serious professional boundaries. INSIDER spoke with several mental health professionals about […]
16 fictional TV therapists, ranked from least to most likely to ruin their patients’ lives
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14 of the best outfits from ‘Big Little Lies’

When “Big Little Lies” premiered on HBO last year, viewers were instantly obsessed with the drama-filled lives of Madeline Martha Mackenzie, Celeste Wright, Renata Klein, and Jane Chapman as they navigated the politics of motherhood. Ratings skyrocketed for HBO and a second season is already on the way with big […]
14 of the best outfits from ‘Big Little Lies’
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12 things you probably didn’t know about ‘Big Little Lies’

The Emmy-winning HBO series “Big Little Lies” is set to premiere its second season in early 2019. The drama stars Shailene Woodley, Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, and Zoë Kravitz. While you wait for the second season, here are some surprising facts from the set of the electrifying show. […]
12 things you probably didn’t know about ‘Big Little Lies’
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Apple shelling out millions for TV talent reportedly helped Reese Witherspoon triple her salary on season 2 of HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’

Apple is reportedly paying Reese Witherspoon $US1.25 million per episode for an upcoming, untitled original series also starring Jennifer Aniston. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Apple’s willingness to invest a lot of money in top-tier talent had a heavy influence on Witherspoon’s deal with HBO for season two of “Big […]
Apple shelling out millions for TV talent reportedly helped Reese Witherspoon triple her salary on season 2 of HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’
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Season 2 of HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’ is officially happening — with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman returning

Season two of “Big Little Lies” is officially happening. Most of the cast is returning, including Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman. The entire season will be directed by Andrea Arnold (“American Honey,” Amazon’s “Transparent”). Get ready for more drama out of California’s Central Coast. HBO’s Emmy-winning limited series “Big Little […]
Season 2 of HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’ is officially happening  —  with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman returning