When HBO returns to Monterey for Big Little Lies season two, there will be a lot of returning faces—and some newcomers—mixing it up. But will there be any dead faces?
Alexander Skarsgård, who won an Emmy, Golden Globe and most recently a The Actor from the Screen Actors Guild, is poised to return as Perry Wright, according to TVLine. Yes, the character who died at the end of the season after a confrontation with characters portrayed by Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley andZoë Kravitz.
HBO declined to comment on the casting report and has yet to confirm any cast but Witherspoon and Kid
When season two of Big Little Lies wasannounced, HBO only confirmed Witherspoon and Kidman would be returning to star and executive produce. However, the network said much of the original cast was expected to return. Dern confirmed her involvement at the 2018 Golden Globes.
The cast of season one also included Adam Scott, James Tupper and Jeffrey Nordling.
After winning at the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards, Kidman revealed she has seenDavid E. Kelley‘s scripts for the new batch of episodes. While she remained mum about the details, she did say they were “rich and deep” storie
I will say that we’re incredibly grateful to the audiences, and also the press and the critics that have gone and supported this show beyond what we ever expected, and to then will a second season into fruition—it’s amazing. Because this was not expected. We weren’t going to do it. It was a limited series, a one-off and through the actual just people really wanting it we said, ‘Ok let’s see what we can do,'” Kidman told E! News’ Sibley Scoles backstage at the 2018 SAG Awards