Love & Death, the new Max original series, will begin streaming on Thursday, April 27, on Crave in Canada.
Written by David E. Kelley (Big Little Lies)and directed by Lesli Link Glatter (Homeland), Love & Death tells the true story of Candy and Pat Montgomery and Betty and Allan Gore, two churchgoing couples enjoying their smalltown Texas life… until an extramarital affair leads somebody to pick up an axe!
The first three episodes of the seven-episode series drop on April 27, with a new episode being made available each Thursday through May 25.
Love & Death is inspired by the book Evidence of Love: A True Story of Passion and Death in the Suburbs and a collection of articles from Texas Monthly (“Love & Death in Silicon Prairie” Part I & II).
The series stars Elizabeth Olsen (Wandavision) as Candy Montgomery, Jesse Plemons (Fargo) as Allan Gore, Lily Rabe (American Horror Story) as Betty Gore, Patrick Fugit (Almost Famous) as Pat Montgomery, Krysten Ritter (Don’t Trust the B—- in Apt. 23) as Sherry Cleckler, Tom Pelphrey (Guiding Light) as Don Crowder, Elizabeth Marvel (The District) as Jackie Ponder, and Keir Gilchrist (United States of Tara) as Ron Adams.