Nicole Kidman's wardrobe in the first series of 'Big Little Lies' is not as "luxurious" as it was in season one.
The 51-year-old actress returns as Celeste in the hit HBO show alongside her A-list co-stars Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley and Zoe Kravitz, which will focus on the group of friends in Monterey, California, as they deal with being part of a murder investigation.
And the show's Emmy-winning costume designer Alix Friedberg has revealed that Kidman - whose character is dealing with the fallout from the death of her abusive husband Perry (Alexander Skarsgard) -will wear clothes that "reflect" her state of mind because her "survival mechanism has kicked in".
She said: "We've already nailed down each woman's silhouette and colour palette but this season, a lot has changed. Some characters aren't coping well with what happened and others are rising above it. We tried to reflect their emotional journeys through their costumes.
"Celeste's look has always been about luxurious fabrics and classic design. She's grappling with grief. She's not as effortless as she looked in season one and her survival mechanism has kicked in."
And Nicole - who produces the series alongside her co-star Reese - will be seen wearing "Perry's old shirts" to reflect her turmoil.