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[11/07/18 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 7
Updates include: The CW eyes reboot of USA's "The 4400"; Rebecca Front cast in HBO's "Avenue 5"; and Kirby Howell-Baptiste tapped for Hulu's "Veronica Mars" revival.

[07/25/18 - 11:53 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, July 25
Updates include: BET cancels "The Rundown with Robin Thede"; Chris Hardwick cleared to return to AMC's "Talking Dead"; and HBO greenlights "Deadwood" movie and other TCA Press Tour news.

[05/15/18 - 11:45 AM]
"Sharp Objects" Debuts July 8 on HBO
Based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn, the series stars Amy Adams as reporter Camille Preaker, who returns to her small hometown to cover the murder of a preteen girl and the disappearance of another.

[04/22/18 - 06:01 PM]
Video: "Sharp Objects" Debuts This July on HBO
Based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn, the series stars Amy Adams as reporter Camille Preaker, who returns to her small hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls.

[01/12/18 - 12:40 PM]
HBO/Cinemax Programming Overview - Winter 2018
The company recaps its plans for the rest of the year and beyond.

[07/26/17 - 03:10 PM]
HBO/Cinemax Programming Overview - Summer 2017
The company recaps its plans for the rest of the year and beyond.

[07/11/17 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, July 11
Updates include: Showtime eyes sequel series for "The L Word"; Katja Herbers joins the cast of HBO's "Westworld"; and Masi Oka to recur on Amazon's "Mozart in the Jungle."

[05/22/17 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Monday, May 22
Updates include: Vanessa Bayer, Sasheer Zamata also to depart "Saturday Night Live"; Joe Mantegna, Matthew Gray Gubler sign new deals for "Criminal Minds"; and Sophia Lillis cast in HBO's "Sharp Objects."

[05/05/17 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 5
Updates include: ABC lands deal to bring back "American Idol"; FOX asks for second script of "The Passage"; and Mark Cullen brings "The Collector" to TNT.

[03/29/17 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, March 29
Updates include: Jay R. Ferguson, Lindsey Kraft are "Living Biblically" for CBS; Michael Landes cast in FOX's "Linda from HR"; and Jonathan Herman to adapt "Home Before Daylight" for Amazon.

[03/24/17 - 11:53 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 24
Updates include: Dave Erickson to exit AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead"; Sharon Lawrence cast in "Me, Myself & I" at CBS; and Cher bows out of Lifetime's "Flint" docudrama.

[03/20/17 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 20
Updates include: Peyton List signs onto "Mission Control" at CBS; Colin Farrell, Yorgos Lanthimos team for limited series at Amazon; and Tommy Flanagan tapped for NBC's "Redliners."

[03/13/17 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 13
Updates include: David Giuntoli, Poppy Montgomery to lead "Mission Control" for CBS; Marley Shelton cast in NBC's "Drama High"; and Jay Harrington books role on "S.W.A.T." at CBS.

[03/08/17 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, March 8
Updates include: Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt to lead NBC's "A.P. Biology"; Michael Imperioli cast in ABC's "Start Up"; and Jerod Haynes to star in NBC's "Redliners."

[03/07/17 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 7
Updates include: Laverne Cox to play ABC's "The Trustee"; Patricia Clarkson boards "Sharp Objects" at HBO; and Tim DeKay, Zachary Knighton tapped for FOX's "Linda from HR."

[04/01/16 - 11:21 PM]
Development Update: Friday, April 1
Updates include: Gillian Flynn's "Sharp Objects" lands at HBO with Amy Adams as lead; Graham Beckel, Luke Kirby cast in Hulu's "When the Street Lights Go On"; and FOX's "Sleepy Hollow" loses a series regular.







SHARP OBJECTS (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/8/18 - 8/26/18
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2017-2018 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
1 (8 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
series finale aired on 8/26/18
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, January 2018) SHARP OBJECTS: Based on the book of the same name by New York Times bestselling author Gillian Flynn, this eight-episode series tells the story of a reporter who returns to her small hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely. Amy Adams stars; co-stars include Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Eliza Scanlen, Elizabeth Perkins and Matt Craven. Directed by Jean-Marc Vallé from scripts by Marti Noxon and Gillian Flynn. Executive producers are Jason Blum, Charles Layton and Jessica Rhoades, as well as Amy Adams, Gillian Flynn, Marti Noxon, Jean-Marc Vallée, Nathan Ross and Gregg Fienberg. Additional writers include co-executive producer Vince Calandra, co-producer Scott Brown, consulting producer Alex Metcalf and Ariella Blejer & Dawn Kamoche. An Entertainment One (eOne) and Blumhouse Television production.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Amy Adams as Camille Preaker
· Chris Messina as Richard Willis
· David Sullivan as Chris
· Eliza Scanlen as Amma
· Elizabeth Perkins as Jackie
· Hilary Ward as Becca
· Jackson Hurst as Kirk Lacey
· Jennifer Aspen as Jeannie Keene
· Lulu Wilson as Marian Preaker
· Madison Davenport as Meredith
· Matt Craven as Vickery
· Patricia Clarkson as Adora Crellin
· Reagan Pasternak as Katie Lacey
· Sophia Lillis as Young Camille
· Sydney Sweeney as Alice
· Taylor John Smith as John Keene
· Will Chase as Bob Nash
CREW INFORMATION:
· Amy Adams as EP
· Charles Layton as EP
· Gillian Flynn as BOOK/CRTR/EP
· Jason Blum as EP
· Jean-Marc Vallée as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jessica Rhoades as EP
· Marti Noxon as EP
· Nathan Ross as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Blumhouse Productions
· Entertainment One Television