Why Women Kill revolves around the stories of three women who deal with infidelity over three decades. CBS has not yet released many details about the show, but the ominous title contains an ominous summary: The network says it will "examine how the role of women has changed over the decades, but their response to betrayals … does not have. "
The show may retain Liu as part of the network's star list after Elementary where she is Dr. Her role in the new series could not be further from her role in the Sherlock Holmes drama. As Simone, Liu will play a celebrity who likes shopping, throwing parties and "moving around the world as if it were a delightful movie with herself." That is, until she discovers that her husband has cheated on her.
CBS does not yet have any premiere data for the show, but it will definitely only broadcast on All Access when it comes out.