Tuesday, May 15, 2018

HBO Sets Premiere Date for Limited Series 'Sharp Objects' Starring Amy Adams

HBO has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming original limited series Sharp Objects starring Academy Award nominee Amy Adams.

The 8-episode season will premiere on Sunday, July 8 at 9/8c.

Based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn, Amy Adams stars as reporter Camille Preaker, who returns to her small hometown to cover the murder of a preteen girl and the disappearance of another. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely.

The cast also includes Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Eliza Scanlen, Elizabeth Perkins, Matt Craven, Henry Czerny, Taylor John Smith, Sophia Lillis and Madison Davenport.

Marti Noxon developed the drama, with Jean-Marc Vallée directing the entire season. They executive produce with Adams, Flynn, Jason Blum, Nathan Ross, Charles Layton, Jessica Rhoades, Gregg Fienberg, Marci Wiseman and Jeremy Gold. Entertainment One and Blumhouse Television produce.