Based on Celeste Ng’s 2017 bestseller, Little Fires Everywhere follows the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and an enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. The story explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger in believing that following the rules can avert disaster.
The cast includes Reese Witherspoon (Elena Richardson), Kerry Washington (Mia Warren), Rosemarie DeWitt (Linda McCullough), Joshua Jackson (Bill Richardson), Jade Pettyjohn (Lexie Richardson), Jordan Elsass (Trip Richardson), Gavin Lewis (Moody Richardson), Megan Stott (Izzy Richardson), and Lexi Underwood (Pearl Warren).
The series is produced by Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine, Kerry Washington’s Simpson Street and ABC Signature Studios. Liz Tigelaar (“Life Unexpected,” “Casual”) will serve as creator, showrunner and executive producer. The series is also executive produced by Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Lauren Levy Neustadter, Pilar Savone and Lynn Shelton.
Author Celeste Ng serves as producer.
S1 Episode 104 // Original Streaming Date: March 25, 2020
‘The Spider Web’
Synopsis: Mia (Kerry Washington) and Elena (Reese Witherspoon) find themselves at odds, resulting in an epic showdown.
Full Synopsis: Moody (Gavin Lewis) is envious of Pearl’s (Lexi Underwood) friendship with Lexie (Jade Pettyjohn), as Lexie enjoys her newly sexually-active status with Brian (Stevonte Hart). Inspired by Lexie, Pearl explores her budding sexuality and sets her sights on Trip (Jordan Elsass). Mia (Kerry Washington) and Elena (Reese Witherspoon) find themselves at odds over Mirabelle/May Ling, which ends in an epic showdown and launches a custody battle.