Hulu released a new trailer for ‘Candy‘ starring Jessica Biel, Timothy Simons, Melanie Lynskey, Pablo Schreiber, and Raúl Esparza. The limited series follows Biel as Candy Montgomery, a 1980s housewife, and mother who did everything right—good husband, two kids, nice house, even the careful planning and execution of transgressions. But when the pressure of conformity builds within her, her actions scream for just a bit of freedom. With deadly results. Watch the trailer below.
In the new trailer, Jessica Biel’s Candy is seen in curly hair and large rimmed glasses. a lawyer played by Raúl Esparza (“Hannibal”) questions her about her relationship with Betty and the trailer is filled with blood, anger, and mystery.
Elizabeth Olsen and Jessica Biel star as Candy Montgomery in two different shows for HBO Max and Hulu respectively. Both tell the true story of Texas housewife Candy Montgomery’s murder of Betty Gore in 1980.
The series was directed by Michael Uppendahl and written by three-time Emmy nominee Robin Veith, Veith, and Uppendahl also exec produced alongside Nick Antosca and Alex Hedlund under their Eat the Cat banner.
“Candy” will premiere its first episode on May 9 on Hulu.