Based on Celeste Ng’s 2017 bestseller, Little Fires Everywhere tells the story of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the new-to-town mother-daughter duo who seemingly upend their lives. Taking place in an Ohio suburb, the story is one of secrets, motherhood, and scandal as the characters deal with everything from arson to a controversial adoption of a Chinese-American baby.
The cast includes Reese Witherspoon (Elena Richardson), Kerry Washington (Mia Warren), Joshua Jackson (Bill Richardson), Rosemarie DeWitt (Linda McCullough), Jade Pettyjohn (Lexie Richardson), Jordan Elsass (Trip Richardson), Gavin Lewis (Moody Richardson), Megan Stott (Izzy Richardson), and Lexi Underwood (Pearl Warren), Huang Lu (Bebe), and Jesse Williams (Joe Ryan).
The flashback episode
Hulu has announced a younger cast for a flashback episode, which includes AnnaSophia Robb as Young Elena, Tiffany Boone as Young Mia, Alona Tal as Young Linda, Matthew Barnes stars as Young Bill, Andy Favreau as Young Mark, and Luke Bracey as Jamie Caplan, Elena’s college boyfriend.
The 8-episode limited series will premiere on Hulu in 2020.