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Casting Update for Prime Video Adaptation of “We Were Liars”

The highly anticipated TV adaptation of the popular book “We Were Liars” is currently in development at Amazon MGM Studios, with Julie Plec and Carina Adly MacKenzie at the helm. While updates on the project have been scarce in the past year, recent weeks have seen a flurry of activity as the studio has started unveiling the cast members for the upcoming series, much to the excitement of fans.

“We Were Liars” follows the story of Cadence, the eldest grandchild of the prestigious Sinclair family. The narrative revolves around a mysterious incident on the family’s private island that leaves Cadence with amnesia. With the help of her friends Johnny, Gat, and Mirren, also known as the Liars, Cadence embarks on a quest to unravel the truth behind that fateful night, uncovering a web of secrets and lies that have put her loved ones in jeopardy.

The first season of the TV adaptation will mirror the compelling storyline of the book, promising viewers a captivating and suspenseful viewing experience when it premieres on Prime Video in the near future.

Amazon MGM Studios, along with producers Julie Plec and Carina Adly MacKenzie, have enlisted a talented ensemble of actors for “We Were Liars.” Emily Alyn Lind, recognized for her roles in Gossip Girl and Sacred Lies, takes on the role of Cadence. Joining her are Joseph Zada, Shubham Maheshwari, and Esther McGregor, who will portray Cadence’s loyal friends Johnny, Gat, and Mirren, respectively.

Additionally, the Sinclair family members will be brought to life by Mamie Gummer, Caitlin FitzGerald, and Candice King, who will play the sisters Carrie, Penny, and Bess. Wendy Crewson and David Morse have been cast as the parents, Tipper and Harris, adding depth to the family dynamics.

The latest addition to the cast is Rahul Kohli, known for his role in iZombie, who will portray Ed, Carrie’s partner, in the series. As the production continues to unfold, more actors and actresses are expected to join the talented cast of “We Were Liars,” building anticipation for the show’s premiere.

With the lineup of skilled performers taking on key roles in the adaptation, fans eagerly await further announcements regarding the cast of “We Were Liars.” Who are you hoping to see join the ensemble? Share your thoughts and expectations for the series in the comments.