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Hulu Acquires Reese Witherspoon & Kerry Washington's Little Fires Everywhere


Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington's new limited series, Little Fires Everywhere, has found its home: Hulu, Vulture reports.

The show is based on the novel of the same title by Celeste Ng and follows two families in Ohio in the 90s brought together by the friendship of their children. Witherspoon and Washington will also serve as executive producers on the program through their respective production companies, Hello Sunshine and Simpson Street.

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Little Fires Everywhere had been in a competitive bidding war between streaming services and premium cable networks before acquisition by Hulu. The show is written by Casual's Liz Tigelaar.

Hello Sunshine is also working on a morning show drama starring Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston, as well as a straight-to-series comedy starring Kristen Wiig. Simpson Street has just landed a pilot at ABC starring Alyson Hannigan.

Witherspoon is also currently at work on Big Little Lies season 2, which will see her co-starring alongside Meryl Streep.

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