We are what we hide. Sky has released the first trailer for the seven-part detective drama series Mare of Easttown, starring Kate Winslet and coming to Sky Atlantic and NOW TV in April...
Mare of Easttown is an exploration into the dark side of a close community and an authentic examination of how family and past tragedies can define our present.
Alongside Kate Winslet at Mare Sheehan, the small-town detective who investigates a local murder as life crumbles around her, the series also stars Julianne Nicholson as Lori Ross, Mare’s best friend since childhood; Jean Smart as Helen, Mare's mother; Angourie Rice as Siobhan Sheehan, Mare’s teenaged daughter; Evan Peters as Detective Colin Zabel, the county detective called in to assist with Mare's investigation; Guy Pearce as Richard Ryan, a local creative writing professor; Cailee Spaeny as Erin McMenamin, an isolated teen living with her volatile father; David Denman as Frank Sheehan, Mare’s ex-husband; John Douglas Thompson as Chief Carter, Mare's boss at the Easttown Police Department; Patrick Murney as Kenny McMenamin, Erin's father; James McArdle as Deacon Mark Burton; Sosie Bacon as Carrie Layden, Drew’s mother and Kevin’s ex-girlfriend; Joe Tippett as John Ross, Lori's husband and high school sweetheart; and Neal Huff as Mare’s cousin, Father Dan Hastings.
Created and written by Brad Ingelsby (The Way Back), with all episodes directed by Craig Zobel (The Leftovers), Mare of Easttown will air on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV on Monday 19 April. It is an HBO co-production with wiip; creator, writer, showrunner, executive producer, Brad Ingelsby; director, executive producer, Craig Zobel; executive producer, Paul Lee through wiip; executive producer, Mark Roybal through wiip; executive producer, Kate Winslet; executive producer, Gavin O’Connor; executive producer, Gordon Gray through Mayhem Pictures.
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