Written by David E. Kelley, Love and Death is an upcoming American crime drama streaming television miniseries. The miniseries is based on the book ‘Evidence of Love: A True Story of Passion and Death’ in the Suburbs written by Jim Atkinson. David is also the executive producer alongside Nicole Kidman.
It was announced in May 2021 that HBO Max had greenlit the miniseries, The filming began on 27 September 2021 and was completed by March 1, 2022. The shooting has been mostly done in Texas. The show is set to premiere in 2022 on HBO Max.
So when is the brand new show releasing? What is the plot? Who are playing the lead roles? Continue reading to know further details.
Love and Death Plot and Cast
Set in 1980, a couple who are regular church visitors as its members in Wylie, Texas, has a sweet and peaceful life. But, their lives start to take turns when Carly Montgomery murders her friend Betty Gore using an axe.
Initially, Carly and Betty’s husband were having an extra-marital affair in the second half of 1970 that was not known to their respective spouses. After the affair comes to an end, Betty Gore is found to be dead with 41 axe stabs within a short period. Carly becomes the prime suspect, being the last person who has seen Betty alive as per her statement.
Later on, when the trial continues, Carly accepts that she was the one who murdered Betty. She states that Betty had found out about the affair between her husband and Carly, due to which she got enraged and attacked her first. Therefore, according to Carly, she murdered Betty in self-defence, and she was not guilty of the crime.
The main cast of the show includes Elizabeth Olsen, Allan Gore, Lily Rabe, Krysten Ritter, Patrick Fugit, Keir Gilchrist, Tom Pelphrey and Fred Fason.
Love and Death Release Date
The premiere date for Love and Death has not been revealed yet because it has been assumed that the work on the series is still in progress. However, numerous sources say that the series might get released in 2022.
The episode numbers have not been revealed by the creators yet. The rest of the details related to the show is yet to be confirmed and revealed by the makers.
Love and Death Trailer
The official trailer of Love and Death has not been released yet, nor any video regarding exact information is there. All of the information provided is random guesses or updated from the actor’s social media. Meanwhile, viewers are waiting for the trailer to get a glimpse of the show.