Hulu launched the trailer to the upcoming sequence Tell Me Lies on Aug. 4, giving viewers a take a look at what to anticipate of the variation—and let’s simply say you are going to need to watch this one within the privateness of your house.
The preview introduces self-described “ice queen” Lucy Albright (Grace Van Patten) who begins a scorching and heavy school romance with Stephen DeMarco (Jackson White), in the wake of a mysterious tragedy.
At first, all goes nicely,
nevertheless, cracks start to indicate as Lucy learns Stephen is in a relationship. “It is difficult,” Stephen tells Lucy when she confronts him. However, that’s not reassuring, as she replies, “I do not know what to consider.”
And this drama barely scratches the floor because the trailer guarantees a complete lot of extra twists to come back, with a sequence of fast, very tense photographs
Showrunner Meaghan Oppenheimer has described the present, which relies on Carola Lovering’s 2018 novel of the identical title, as an exploration of poisonous relationships. “When Lucy meets Stephen she sees all of the crimson flags, however, she ignores them,” Meaghan instructed Cosmopolitan Aug. 4, “and it units her down a path that utterly derails her.”
“I feel if we’re trustworthy, most of us have had a relationship that damages us, but for no matter cause we will not stroll away from it,” she continued. “If you’re in a dynamic that is mentally or emotionally abusive, you start to just accept therapy that you simply by no means thought you’ll settle for. To me it is such a universally relatable topic, however, we do not speak overtly about it as a result of it feeling shameful.”
Meaghan hopes that this sequence ignites a bigger dialog about poisonous relationships, and why individuals are so fast to evaluate these concerns in them. As she mentioned, “Most of us have had a Stephen in our lives sooner or later.”
See how Lucy navigates her relationship with Stephen when Inform Me Lies premieres Sept. 7 on Hulu.