Apple TV+ has released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming second season of their mystery crime drama Truth Be Told, confirming that the series is scheduled to make its return on August 20.
The video features Octavia Spencer’s Poppy Parnell as she takes on a new case involving her childhood friend Micah, portrayed by Kate Hudson. It also teases how the new murder case will ultimately put their friendship to test.
Check out the Truth Be Told Season 2 teaser in the player below.
In Season 2, investigative reporter turned true-crime podcaster Poppy Parnell has a new case she would like you to reconsider when her childhood friend and media mogul Micah Keith finds herself embroiled in tragedy and scandal. Poppy seeks to help Micah, pursuing justice on her very public and popular podcast, but at what personal and professional cost to Micah and her media empire?
Based on Kathleen Barber’s debut novel Are You Sleeping, Truth Be Told is an anthology series being led by Oscar winner Octavia Spencer (The Shape of Water, The Help) as Poppy Parnell along with returning cast including Mekhi Phifer, Michael Beach, Ron Cephas Jones, Tracie Thoms, Haneefah Wood, Tami Roman, and Katherine LaNasa. The new season will also star Oscar nominee Kate Hudson, Christopher Backus, Alona Tal, David Lyons, Andre Royo, Merle Dandridge, and Mychala Faith Lee.
Truth Be Told is written and executive produced by Nichelle Tramble Spellman (The Good Wife), who also serves as showrunner. Executive producers are Spencer, Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter, Peter Chernin, Jeno Topping and Mikkel Norgaard.