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Jessica Biel & Melanie Lynskey Reveal How Justin Timberlake & Jason Ritter Wound up in 'Candy'

[Editor's note: The following contains spoilers through the finale episode of Candy, “The Fight."]Things get increasingly dark and tense as Candy progresses, but Episode 4 does offer a nice little surprise via casting choices. Not only is it revealed that Jessica Biel’s husband, Justin Timberlake, is playing the lead detective on the case, but also that Melanie Lynskey’s husband, Jason Ritter, is his partner.
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Jessica Biel & Melanie Lynskey On Axe-Murder Drama 'Candy'

On October 30, 1980, a jury of nine women and three men found Candy Montgomery not guilty of the brutal murder of her former friend, Betty Gore. Montgomery killed Gore by striking her 41 times with an axe, following a confrontation over the fact that Montgomery had been sleeping with Gore’s husband. Montgomery pleaded self-defense, and the court agreed.
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Jessica Biel Explains How Justin Timberlake Landed Meta ‘Candy’ Role — and Why He Didn’t Get Paid

Click here to read the full article. SPOLER ALERT: Do not read if you have not watched all five episodes of “Candy,” now streaming on Hulu. “Candy” viewers knew that star Melanie Lynskey’s real-life husband, Jason Ritter, was appearing in the new series — but they didn’t expect to see Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel’s husband pop up as one of the other cops working the case of Betty’s murder. As it turns out, it was Timberlake’s idea to join the true-crime show. While the duo often share scripts and notes with each other, this time was a bit different. “He loved the the...
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Jessica Biel Wore a Breezy White Tank Top on the Red Carpet That You Can Wear Just About Anywhere

Jessica Biel never ceases to amaze us. While the actress always looks incredible on the red carpet, she turned heads in a big way this week wearing an unexpected outfit that proved to be perfect for the occasion. The star posed at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles for the premiere of Hulu's Candy wearing a breezy white tank paired with loose-fitting, wide-leg trousers that had a raw hemline. She accessorized her edgy, cool-girl look with layered gold necklaces and a coordinating clutch, and exuded natural, relaxed confidence from head to toe.
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