‘Big Little Lies’ is back to make wife guys of us all
Big Little Lies didn’t need a second season. But in the world of television high demand can make second seasons appear regardless, and it’s the lack of necessity that makes coming back to Big Little Lies so much fun.
Forget closure. Forget questions. The premiere of Big Little Lies Season 2 delivers on what’s really important about the show: spending time with our five wonderful wives.
The glamor and allure of the five women at the center of Big Little Lies was a massive part of Season 1’s appeal and that continues into Season 2. Their clothes, their houses, their over-the-top rich (mostly) white lady-ness — they all blend together in an effervescent fantasy of wanting to know them and be them. It’s the easiest thing in the world to become obsessed with these women, these wives, and worship them as icons they are. Read more…