Why Kerry Washington Wanted Her New Show on Hulu

Streaming platform had the data to back up its audience, she said

CANNES, France—Usually, actors and producers have to go to networks and pitch their shows, praying something sticks, said actress and producer Kerry Washington on stage at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity today. But the opposite was true for her new limited series (based on novel Little Fires Everywhere) with Reese Witherspoon, in which Washington is producing and starring.