Hulu returns on May 15 with another Sally Rooney adaptation, turning her debut novel Conversations With Friends into a 12-episode miniseries only a few short years after Normal People, which received rave reviews and felt like a breath of fresh air at the start of the pandemic.
The new show follows a sweet and shy college student named Frances (newcomer Alison Oliver) and her much more outspoken best friend Bobbi (Sasha Lane, Loki).
Having previously dated themselves, they now find themselves tangled in a confusing friendship with a married couple. The couple are successful essayist Melissa (Jemima Kirke, Sex Education) and somewhat less successful actor Nick (Joe Alwyn, The Last Letter from Your Lover), who befriend the girls in the midst of their own marital troubles.
Frances and Nick soon have intense feelings for each other that lead to an affair, which has consequences for all four members of the quartet.Read more on screenrant.com