Monday, April 24, 2023

AppleTV+ Cancels 'Truth Be Told' After 3 Seasons

AppleTV+ has today decided to cancel its original drama series Truth Be Told after three seasons. The drama finished its 28-episode run on March 24, 2023.

The drama's third season starred Octavia Spencer, Gabrielle Union, Mekhi Phifer, Tracie Thoms, Haneefah Wood, David Lyons, Andre Royo, Merle Dandridge, Ron Cephas Jones, Katherine LaNasa, Mychala Lee and Tami Roman.

Nichelle Tramble Spellman created the drama, with Maisha Closson serving as showrunner for the third season. They executive produced with Spencer, Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Mikkel Nørgaard and Brian Clisham. Endeavor Content, Chernin Entertainment, Hello Sunshine, Orit Entertainment and The 51 produced.

"It has been an honor and a privilege to collaborate with Octavia and Hello Sunshine on three thrilling seasons of Truth Be Told, a series that quickly made its way into the hearts of audiences across the globe," said Matt Chernis, Head of Programming, AppleTV+. "This show has given us the opportunity to not only witness Octavia's mesmerizing and nuanced portrayal of crime-solving podcaster Poppy Scoville, but to explore so many powerful and timely themes set against the backdrop of a captivating family drama. We can't wait to find our next project together."