CBS All Access released an official trailer for the upcoming original series “Why Women Kill,” which is scheduled to premiere on August 15th. The show is one of the platforms’ newest dark comedies, from Marc Cherry (Desperate Housewives, Devious Maids). Fans of the genre can watch the video below.
“Why Women Kill” is an exclusive on CBS All Access, and the show details the lives of three women living in three different decades: a housewife in the ’60s, a socialite in the ’80s and a lawyer in 2019, each dealing with infidelity in their marriages. The series will examine how the roles of women have changed, but how their reaction to betrayal…has not.
The first season has impressive cast, including Lucy Liu, Ginnifer Goodwin, and Kirby Howell-Baptiste. The cast also includes Jack Davenport, Sam Jaeger, Reid Scott, Alexandra Daddario, Sadie Calvano, Leo Howard, Alicia Coppola, and Katie Finneran.
The series is produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios. Creator Marc Cherry serves as executive producer on the project, alongside Imagine’s Brian Grazer and Francie Calfo and Acme Productions’ Michael Hanel and Mindy Schultheis. Marc Webb also serves as executive producer and directed the series premiere and one additional episode.
This is the first official trailer that CBS All Access released for the series.
If you would like to set a reminder, “Why Women Kill” is set to premiere on CBS All Access on August 15, 2019. The show joins several big projects available on the platform, including “The Good Fight,” “Interrogation, “No Activity,” “The Stand,” “Strange Angel,” “Tell Me A Story,” and “The Twilight Zone. CBS All Access is also the home to the Star Trek shows like” “Star Trek: Discovery,” “Star Trek: Lower Decks,” “Star Trek: Picard,” and “Star Trek: Short Treks.”