HBO sets July premiere date for “Sharp Objects” starring Amy Adams

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(New York – 17 May 2018) Eight-episode limited drama series Sharp Objects will debut Sunday, July 8 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

Based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl, Girl on a Train), Sharp Objects stars Amy Adams (Man of Steel, Nocturnal Animals, Arrival) as reporter Camille Preaker, who returns to her small hometown to cover the murder of a preteen girl and the disappearance of another. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely.

Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Eliza Scanlen, Elizabeth Perkins and Matt Craven also star, as well as Henry Czerny, Taylor John Smith, Sophia Lillis and Madison Davenport. Watch the trailer below:

Sharp Objects is an Entertainment One (eOne) and Blumhouse Television production. Jean-Marc Vallée directs all episodes and co-edits the series, which is created by Marti Noxon, who serves as showrunner, and writes several episodes, as does Gillian Flynn. The executive producers are Marti Noxon, Jean-Marc Vallée, Amy Adams, Gillian Flynn, Jason Blum, Nathan Ross, Charles Layton, Jessica Rhoades, Gregg Fienberg, Marci Wiseman and Jeremy Gold.

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