HBO Nabs Limited Series The Undoing Starring Nicole Kidman

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Hollywood star Nicole Kidman and "Big Little Lies" executive producer David E Kelley are reuniting for new HBO project "The Undoing". Kidman will again star and executive produce with Per Saari for Blossom Films while Kelley will write and executive produce. All three will also be executive producers on The Undoing. Grace seemingly has it all: her dream career, a book that's on the brink of flying onto shelves, a devoted husband, and a son who's getting the best education at an elite New York City-based private school.

"Weeks before her book is published, a chasm opens in her life: a violent death, a missing husband, and, in the place of a man Grace thought she knew, only a chain of bad revelations", said HBO in a press release. Left to pick up the pieces after the "very public disaster", Grace "must dismantle one life and create another for her child and herself" - and face the horror she feels in knowing she failed to heed her own warnings.

She said: "David has created another propulsive series with a fascinating, complicated female role at its centre".

Kelley will executive produce The Undoing through David E. Kelley Productions and will serve as the showrunner.

Nicole Kidman poses with her award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television for her role in "Big Little Lies" at the 75th Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California January 8, 2018. A search for a director is under way. The adaptation was written by David E. Kelley.

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Kidman won an Emmy for her performance in Big Little Lies.

Ordered by HBO, the network's programming president Casey Bloys said in a press release that he was excited to see the miniseries, called The Undoing, come to life.

For Kidman's part, her Blossom Films banner is also teaming with Witherspoon and Papandrea to adapt Big Little Lies author Laine Moriarty's new novel, Truly Madly Guilty into a limited series.

Kelley is represented by CAA and attorney Michael Gendler.

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