secrets and lies ryan phillippe abc ABC orders 'Secrets and Lies' starring Ryan Phillippe, Juliette LewisIn the pre-upfronts flurry of show renewals and cancellations, ABC has announced the pickup of its new drama “Secrets and Lies.” The show stars Ryan Phillippe, Juliette Lewis, KaDee Strickland and more.

“Secrets and Lies” follows Phillippe’s Ben Garner, who finds the body of his neighbor’s young son in the woods and quickly becomes a suspect in his murder. Lewis is the detective investigating the crime who digs up the titular secrets and lies of the town as Ben tries to prove his innocence.

In addition to Phillippe, Strickland and Lewis, the show also stars Natalie Martinez, Clifton Collins Jr., Indiana Evans and Belle Shouse. It was created by “Private Practice’s” Barbie Kligman.

ABC has also ordered “How to Get Away With Murder,” “Blackish,” “American Crime,” “Galavant,” “The Whispers,” “Marvel’s Agent Carter,” “Forever,” “Selfie” and “Manhattan Love Story.”

Posted by:Jean Bentley