The drama between Renata Klein and Jane Chapman (Shailene Woodley) really came to a head during Episode 6 of Season 1 of Big Little Lies.
In the video above, director Jean-Marc Vallée and executive producer David E. Kelley discuss why Renata (Laura Dern) is such an interesting character and what she brings to the show.
“I always loved Renata in the book. I thought there was another side of Renata that she had her own soft spots, that she was vulnerable, that she was struggling,” Kelley says.
Watch the clip above to do a deep dive into what made this episode of Big Little Lies so amazing!