And on Tuesday, it was revealed that Nicole Kidman has scored another plum gig, teaming up with three of the driving forces behind the hit series to star and produce the Jean Hanff Korelitz adaption of You Should've Known. The story also involves the disappearance of Grace's husband, which in turns leads to a number of discoveries that forever change her life. "I'm excited and honored to continue collaborating with HBO and David E Kelley".
Kelley will executive produce and write the scripts that focus on Grace Sachs (Kidman), a successful therapist who is about to publish her first book when disaster strikes someone dies, her husband goes missing, and her ideal life with her son is turned upside down.
"We're thrilled to continue our creative relationships with both Nicole and David", said Casey Bloys, president, HBO programming "and can't wait to bring this show to life".
Appearing on Late Night With Seth Myers last Thursday, Big Little Lies co-star and co-producer Reese Witherspoon revealed the pair, along with new cast member Meryl Streep, would be starting filming their second series this week.
Kelley, as he did with Big Little Lies, will pen the script, serve as showrunner and exec produce through his David E. Kelley Productions. They've now set up a new miniseries called The Undoing at Lies' home channel HBO.
Kelley added, "I loved this book, a character-driven psychological thriller".
Papandrea's Made Up Stories produced in its first-year Jennifer Kent's The Nightingale, Abe Forsythe's Little Monsters (starring Lupita Nyong'o and Josh Gad) and the TNT pilot Deadlier Than The Male written by Harriet Warner and directed by Caméra d'Or victor Houda Benyamina. But her life is rocked by a series of tragedies: a violent death, the disappearance of her husband and "a chain of bad revelations" about the man she thought she knew.
The Undoing comes shortly after Hulu edged HBO - among other high-profile outlets - for rights to Reese Witherspoon starrer Little Fires Everywhere. The actress won an Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award for her performance.
Kelley is repped by CAA and Michael Gendler; Blossom Films is with CAA and Alan Werthheimer; Papandrea is with WME.