‘Truth Be Told’: Will The Apple television+ Series Have a Second Season?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Nichelle Tramble Spellman and Octavia Spencer attend Apple TV+

Truth Be Told, starring Octavia Spencer, is amongst the very first tv shows to hit brand-new online streaming solution, Apple TV+. Many associated with show’s fans tend to be wondering in the event that show should come right back for a season 2.

Nichelle Tramble Spellman and Octavia Spencer attend Apple TV+'s "Truth Be Told" Atlanta screening at AMC Parkway Pointe on December 02, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Nichelle Tramble Spellman and Octavia Spencer attend Apple television+’s “Truth Be Told” Atlanta assessment at AMC Parkway Pointe on December 02, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia | Paras Griffin/Getty Images for AppleTV+

‘Truth Be Told’ features a book as the origin material

Truth Is Told is on the basis of the book Are You Sleeping by Kathleen Barber. The show had been really entitled exactly like the guide with regards to was created.

The official information regarding the show checks out: “The series follows podcaster Poppy Parnell (Octavia Spencer) as she is compelled to reopen the murder case that made her a national sensation and comes face to face with Warren Cave (Aaron Paul), the man she may have mistakenly helped to put behind bars. Her investigation navigates urgent concerns about privacy, media, and race.” 

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The show was made by Nichelle Tramble Spellman. Alongside Spencer and Paul, it stars Lizzy Caplan, Elizabeth Perkins, Michael Beach, Mekhi Phifer, Tracie Thoms, Haneefah Wood, and Ron Cephas Jones.

‘Truth Be Told’ is a restricted series

Truth Be Told was conceived as a restricted series/miniseries, therefore it won’t be getting an additional period at Apple television+ , unless the master plan changes.

The series received blended reviews upon launch. It features a 31 per cent score on Rotten Tomatoes, showing mainly bad reviews.

“With a stacked cast and a premise that gives way to a wealth of ideas, Truth Be Told could have been a solid story about many things. However, Truth Be Told doesn’t work and instead it’s the rare crime mystery where I don’t care about getting to the end,” reads the analysis from Observer.

IGN’s review states, “Truth Be Told features plenty employed in its benefit, from a good cast to an idea that banking institutions regarding the present true-crime podcast trend. Sadly, the execution actually leaves a great deal to be desired.”

The first period has become streaming on Apple TV+.

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