TV Tango Search


|              FREE: Ask a TV Expert

Sharp Objects

Sharp Objects

  • Premiered: 
    July 8, 2018
    (Click date to see TV listings for that day)

  • Network: HBO
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Drama
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Based on the book (Sharp Objects) by Gillian Flynn 
  • Subject Matter: Crime
  • Tags: mystery, thriller

Buy This Show on DVD or Watch Online

No DVDs Available
(That We Know Of)
Legal Full Episodes
Not Available Online
(That We Know Of)

Plot Synopsis

Based on Gillian Flynn's book of the same name, SHARP OBJECTS is an eight-episode limited series that tells the story of Camille Preaker, a St. Louis newspaper reporter who returns to her small hometown in Wind Gap, MO, to cover the murder of a preteen girl and the disappearance of another. Trying to put together a psychological puzzle from her past, she finds herself identifying with the young victims a bit too closely. The assignment, which reunites Camille with her overbearing mother Adora, stepfather Alan Crellin, and half-sister Amma brings back traumatic childhood memories, including the death of Camille's younger sister, Marian, when both were schoolgirls. Tormented by her past and seeking refuge through alcohol, Camille joins Detective Richard Willis and Chief of Police Vickery in following leads around town that might shed light on the fate of the most recent missing girl. Willis is brought in from Kansas City to support Wind Gap's sheriff in the search for the killer of a young girl, but Vickery is trying to preserve the reputation of Wind Gap by keeping a lid on the possibility that a serial killer might live among them. Camille's mother, Adora, is the queen of Wind Gap's high society, but she has her serene, picture-perfect life threatened by the unexpected return of her estranged daughter. And Camille's 15-year-old half-sister, Amma, lives a double life as a restrained and girlish daughter at home with her parents, and as a brash, impetuous teenager when out with friends.
On Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 9pm ET/PT, HBO premiered "Milk," the finale of SHARP OBJECTS, written by Marti Noxon & Gillian Flynn. Concerned for the safety of Amma, Camille puts her own life in jeopardy as she gets closer to the truth behind the shocking mysteries surrounding the Wind Gap killings.


Production & Distribution

  • Produced by eOne Entertainment
  • Produced by Blumhouse Television


  • - Wind Gap, Missouri USA