Shailene Woodley is returning to TV in 2017 in the HBO series Big Little Lies.
After her breakout role on The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Woodley has been strictly a moviestar for the past couple of year. Winning international fame for her turn as Tris in the Divergent series and critical acclaim for her role in White Bird in a Blizzard.
In Big Little Lies Woodley will be working alongside powerhouse actresses Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern, Shailene will be playing Jane a single mom who is taken under the wing of Reese and Nicole’s character.
As the bond between the three women grows they each discover that their lives aren’t as perfect as they make out to be.
It won’t be the first time Woodley’s played a mother as she played one as Amy in the Secret life of an American Teenager.
The Tv series is adapted from Liane Moriarty’s book of the same name