Sharp Objects Will Debut on HBO Sunday July 8

Sharp ObjectsSHARP OBJECTS will debut SUNDAY, JULY 8 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

Based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn, SHARP OBJECTS stars Amy Adams as reporter Camille Preaker, who returns to her small hometown to cover the murder of a preteen girl and the disappearance of another. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely.

Patricia Clarkson, Chris Messina, Eliza Scanlen, Elizabeth Perkins and Matt Craven also star, as well as Henry Czerny, Taylor John Smith, Sophia Lillis and Madison Davenport.

SHARP OBJECTS is an Entertainment One (eOne) and Blumhouse Television production. Jean-Marc Vallée directs all episodes and co-edits the series, which is created by Marti Noxon, who serves as showrunner, and writes several episodes, as does Gillian Flynn. The executive producers are Marti Noxon, Jean-Marc Vallée, Amy Adams, Gillian Flynn, Jason Blum, Nathan Ross, Charles Layton, Jessica Rhoades, Gregg Fienberg, Marci Wiseman and Jeremy Gold.

Characters and cast of Sharp Objects include:

Camille Preaker – Amy Adams (Justice League, Nocturnal Animals, Big Eyes, Arrival, Leap Year, American Hustle, The Fighter, The Master, Charlie Wilson’s War, Doubt, Junebug, Trouble with the Curve, Enchanted)
Jodes – April Brinson (Virtual High, The Veil)
Kelsey – Violet Brinson (The Veil)
Adora Crellin – Patricia Clarkson (The Green Mile, The Station Agent, Easy A, Far from Heaven, House of Cards, Parks and Recreation, Six Feet Under, Miracle, The Pledge, Murder One)
Vickery – Matt Craven (Justified, White House Down, Raines, Public Enemies, Deja Vu, The Statement)
Det. Richard Willis – Chris Messina (Away We Go, Argo, Devil, Ruby Sparks, The Mindy Project, The Newsroom, 28 Hotel Rooms)
Frank Curry – Miguel Sandoval (Medium, Station 19, Clear and Present Danger)
Amma Crellin – Eliza Scanlen
Alice – Sydney Sweeney (Everything Sucks!, The Handmaid’s Tale)
Eileen Curry – Barbara Eve Harris (The Crossing, Bosch, How to Get Away with Murder, Prison Break)
Bob Nash – Will Chase (Stranger Things, American Crime Story, The Deuce, Nashville, Smash)