Madeline Martha Mackenzie
PLAYED BY REESE WITHERSPOON
The mother of Abigail and Chloe, Madeline also works at the local community theater. Now married to Ed, she is less than thrilled that her ex-husband Nathan is living in the same school district.
PLAYED BY NICOLE KIDMAN
Good friends with Madeline and married to wealthy businessman Perry Wright, Celeste is the mother of twins Josh and Max.
PLAYED BY SHAILENE WOODLEY
New to the area, Jane is a single mother. Her son Ziggy is in the same class as Chloe, Amabella and Skye.
PLAYED BY ALEXANDER SKARSGÅRD
Frequently away on business, Perry is married to Celeste. The couple has twin boys, Max and Josh.
PLAYED BY LAURA DERN
Career-driven Renata is the mother of Amabella Klein.
PLAYED BY ADAM SCOTT
Ed is Madeline’s second husband and the father of Chloe.
PLAYED BY ZOË KRAVITZ
Bonnie is Skye’s mother and Nathan’s second wife.
PLAYED BY JAMES TUPPER
Nathan is Madeline’s ex-husband and the father of Abigail. Now married to Bonnie, their daughter Skye goes to the same school as Madeline and Ed’s daughter Chloe.
PLAYED BY JEFFREY NORDLING
Renata’s husband and the father of Amabella.