HBO’s official release read, “On the heels of multiple wins at the Emmy and Golden Globe Awards, more news is coming out of Monterey. Meryl Streep will join Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman for the second installment of the seaside drama. The three-time Oscar-winner will star as Mary Louise Wright, the grieving mother of recently deceased Perry (Alexander Skarsgård), who comes to the secretive suburb in search of answers after her son’s death.”
This news means that Streep would be joining Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Laura Dern, Shailene Woodley and Zoe Kravitz along the PCH all kinds of drah-mah. The news shook the Internet to its core, which made us laugh pretty hard.
11 Funniest Tweets About Meryl Streep Joining the Cast of “Big Little Lies”:
It’s like seeing color for the first time– who knew we could have things this nice?
Who didn’t want a season 2? Everyone wanted a second season.
Everyone breathe. We’ve got a full year to get used to this idea.
Just back up the black Escalade and load ’em on it.
Oh, the drama is going to be real. Reese Witherspoon’s character is not going to pair well with a grieving mother.
LOL. Family! You think she’ll call her mother-in-love instead of mother-in-law?
It was quite the event.
Still feels like the timing is off.
You should probably see a nutritionist.
And there it is. We knew it was coming.
Well, we obviously need this to happen now.