5 Ways HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’ Will Differ From the Book

Posted on February 16, 2017 by

The highly anticipated HBO adaptation of Liane Moriarty’s bestselling book Big Little Lies premieres on February 19, and we can’t wait to see what’s in store for our favorite feuding moms.

While the seven-episode miniseries is expected to stay true to Moriarty’s bestseller, there will be some key differences. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, executive producer and writer David E. Kelley said:

“What was challenging was living up to the book, living up to the complications of some of those characters and also having to make cuts, because there are nuggets in the book that if we had more time, we could’ve explored more crevices.”

What big changes should we expect in the TV version of Big Little Lies? Here are some things we know will be different once the story hits the small screen. (Warning: Spoilers below!)

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What are you looking forward to seeing in Big Little Lies? Tell us in the comments!


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