ABC’s drama series Secrets & Lies will receive its UK premiere on UKTV’s Watch channel on Wednesday September 9th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Secrets & Lies tells the story of Ben Garner (Ryan Phillippe), who is about to go from Good Samaritan to murder suspect, after he discovers the body of his neighbor’s young son in the woods. As Detective Andrea Cornell (Juliette Lewis) digs for the truth, the secrets and lies of this town come to the surface and no one is above suspicion. Ben’s family’s life will be turned upside down as he sets out on a complicated journey to prove his innocence.
Based on the Australian series of the same name, the series was developed for television by Private Practice scribe Barbie Kligman and is being produced by ABC Studios. The cast of the 10 episode first season includes Ryan Phillippe, Juliette Lewis, KaDee Strickland, Natalie Martinez, Dan Fogler Belle Shouse and Indiana Evans. ABC has already ordered a second season, which will feature a new story and largely new cast, with Juliette Lewis being the only original cast member confirmed to be returning.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.