Andrea Arnold

TBI Weekly: What happens when limited series become unlimited?

If the behind-the-scenes turmoil of HBO’s Big Little Lies has achieved anything, it has been to demonstrate the unique turning point faced by limited series that become unlimited. The case, however unique, begs the question: can a series really be ‘limited’ anymore when the tectonic shifts rocking the industry increasingly call for returnable hits that […]

HBO stands by ‘Big Little Lies’ edit after details of creative struggle emerge

HBO has stood by its edit of series two of Big Little Lies after it emerged that director Andrea Arnold’s work was allegedly re-cut to adhere to series one director and ongoing EP Jean-Marc Vallée’s vision for the show.  In a statement released Friday (12 June), the channel said: “There wouldn’t be a Season 2 of […]