The Undoing Season 1: Plot, Cast, Release Date & Everything You Need To Know
The Undoing Season 1

The Undoing Season 1: Here’s everything you need to know about Nicole Kidman starrer drama series scheduled to premiere on Oct 25, 2020.

The Undoing is an upcoming American drama miniseries. It is based on the 2014 novel You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz. The series boasts on a stellar cast. David Kelley is the writer and producer of the mini-series. The Undoing Season 1 is all set to premiere on HBO on October 25, 2020. The show has had an immense hype around it and the audience across the globe is eagerly awaiting its release. So, let’s dig out more and bring you more details about the show.

The Plot of The Undoing Season 1

The Undoing is based on the 2014 novel, “You Should Have Known” by Jean Hanff Korelitz. It follows Grace Fraser, a woman who loves life on her terms. She is a successful therapist and is on the brink of becoming a writer. Everything seems to be perfect in her life, with a devoted husband and a young son.

However, weeks before her book published, a series of events turns her life upside down. A violent death, a missing husband, and suddenly she has no one to trust. The series follows Grace’s journey in finding out the truth and her attempt in getting out of this mess. The plot looks intriguing and if executed well could turn out to be a riveting drama.

The Undoing Season 1 Star Cast

The cast includes some big names and has got the viewers excited. It is expected that the cast will provide stellar performances and elevate the miniseries. Here a look at the star cast:

  • Nicole Kidman as Grace Fraser
  • Hugh Grant as Mike Fraser
  • Édgar Ramírez as Detective Joe Mendoza
  • Noah Jupe as Henry Fraser
  • Lily Rabe as Sylvia Steineitz
  • Noma Dumezweni as Haley Fitzgerald
  • Sofie Gråbøl as Catherine Stamper
  • Matilda De Angelis as Elena Alves
  • Ismael Cruz Córdova as Fernando Alves
  • Nadine Marshall as Franklin Reinhardt
  • Michael Devine as Detective Paul O’Rourke
  • Donald Sutherland as Franklin Renner
  • Fala Chen as Jolene McCall
  • Maria Dizzia as Diane Porter

Production Updates

The 6-episode miniseries is written and produced by David E. Kelley. Nicole Kidman, Per Saari, and Bruna Papandrea are serving as executive producers of the show. In mid-2019, Susanne Bier was brought on board to direct all episodes of the series. She additionally serves as an executive producer for the show.

The filming locations include New York City and Kingston. A planned shelter shooting in Kingston could not take place due to the dissent from the residents. 

The Undoing Season 1 trailer

When Will Season 1 of The Undoing Release?

The six-episode thriller-drama was all set to premiere on May 10, 2020. However, it was later delayed to fall 2020 with a confirmed premiere on October 25, 2020. You can watch the premiere of the show on HBO as well as Amazon Prime Video UK.