Natasha Rothwell (left) and Jennifer Coolidge in  a still from HBO’s The White Lotus. Photo: HBO, Mario Perez
 Natasha Rothwell (left) and Jennifer Coolidge in  a still from HBO’s The White Lotus. Photo: HBO, Mario Perez
Natasha Rothwell (left) and Jennifer Coolidge in a still from HBO’s The White Lotus. Photo: HBO, Mario Perez
Cinema

HBO satire ‘The White Lotus’ hit uncomfortably close to home for its creator, Mike White

  • White privilege and the perils of wealth are the themes of this comedy set at a Hawaiian resort
  • Writer-director Mike White pokes fun at the entitled rich, and hopes viewers see something of themselves in the characters

Topic |   Cinema
Natasha Rothwell (left) and Jennifer Coolidge in  a still from HBO’s The White Lotus. Photo: HBO, Mario Perez
 Natasha Rothwell (left) and Jennifer Coolidge in  a still from HBO’s The White Lotus. Photo: HBO, Mario Perez
Natasha Rothwell (left) and Jennifer Coolidge in a still from HBO’s The White Lotus. Photo: HBO, Mario Perez
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