KEY CREDITS : Writer ANDY COX
Based on the novel by MEGAN ABBOTT
Producer KRISTIAN MOLIERE
SYNOPSIS : In a quiet suburb, thirteen-year old Lizzie and her next-door neighbour Evie Verver are inseparable, best friends who share everything that is happening to them. To Lizzie, the Verver household, presided over by Evie’s young-at-heart father, is the world’s most perfect place.
And then, Evie disappears. As a rabid, giddy panic spreads through the balmy suburban community, everyone turns to Lizzie for answers.
Driven by her desire to rescue Evie and prove her worth to the Verver household, Lizzie takes up her own furtive pursuit of the truth. Believing the police are missing vital clues she spends her days with a shell-shocked Mr. Verver, but devotes her nights to her own investigations, pushing herself to the dark centre of Evie’s world. As Lizzie uncovers secret after secret, she begins to wonder if she knew anything about her best friend at all.