Nicole Kidman, David E. Kelley Team Up for "The Undoing" at HBO

The actress will reunite with Kelley and fellow 'Big Little Lies' exec producer Bruna Papandrea on the drama which is based on Jean Hanff Korelitz's book 'You Should Have Known.'

The limited series is an adaptation of Jean Hanff Korelitz book "You Should Have Known", with Kidman attached to star, reported Deadline. But then it all appears to go wrong: there's a violent death, her husband goes missing, and she starts discovering all sorts of awful things about him.

The Undoing reunites Kidman, Kelley, and Papandrea, who worked together on HBO's Emmy-winning Big Little Lies.

"We're thrilled to continue our creative relationships with both Nicole and David", said Casey Bloys, president, HBO programming "and can't wait to bring this show to life". The Undoing, starring Kidman and written by David E. Kelley, is a murder mystery set among the world of New York's private school parents.

The story follows Grace Sachs who is living the only life she ever wanted for herself. Further, Kelly will serve as the executive producer, writer, and showrunner for the project. Papandrea will exec produce via her Made Up Stories banner.

A search for a director for the miniseries is underway.

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U.S. cablenet HBO has ordered a miniseries from Nicole Kidman and two other key players behind its hit drama Big Little Lies. With their Big Little Lies co-producers Reese Witherspoon and Bruna Papandrea, Blossom Films is also adapting Liane Moriarty's new novel Truly Madly Guilty into a limited series.

The Undoing comes shortly after Hulu edged HBO - among other high-profile outlets - for rights to Reese Witherspoon starrer Little Fires Everywhere.

Per The Hollywood Reporter, HBO has ordered The Undoing straight to series.

Kelley added, "I loved this book, a character-driven psychological thriller". He also wrote all seven episodes of the HBO miniseries Big Little Lies, which won an Emmy for Kidman a year ago in the role of abused wife Celeste Wright.

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