The model icon everyone seems to be speaking about wears drab flannel shirts with flat footwear and crumpled denims. She has frown strains and darkish roots. She would possibly put on mascara if she’s going out to eat but when she’s going to work she doesn’t trouble. As a Pennsylvania detective in Mare of Easttown, the Oscar-winning actor Kate Winslet bucks the development for top vogue on the small display that has given us a string of shiny reveals reminiscent of Succession, Queen’s Gambit and Halston, with a personality whose unvarnished realness has hit a nerve.
A grizzled detective with an advanced private life; a unadorned feminine corpse; a sleepy small city squirrelled with secrets and techniques. The set-up of HBO’s hit present, Mare of Easttown is acquainted TV fare, however the transformation of serial Vogue cowl star Kate Winslet into Mare Sheehan offers an sudden plot twist. Nowhere to be seen are the blow-dries of Huge Little Lies or the silk blouses and velvet coats of The Undoing. As a substitute, the primary episode sees Detective Sheehan wearing nondescript denim and sack-adjacent plaid, one woolly-socked foot up on her kitchen desk, consuming a bottle of beer whereas utilizing a bag of frozen oven chips as an improvised ice pack for a sprained ankle.