Truth be Told featurette reconsiders this Apple TV+ crime drama

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Truth Be Told is a fictionalized version of a true-crime drama.
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An investigative reporter reconsiders whether she helped put an innocent man in prison in the Apple TV+ drama series Truth be Told. A featurette video with commentary from cast and crew of this ongoing show discusses what it means to reconsider something so important.

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The short video is called “Reconsidered.” Apple’s description says “Cast and Crew of Truth be Told parse out the way that Poppy Parnell and Reconsidered play a part in Warren Cave’s conviction.”

The show is fictional, but explores the ramifications of a true-crime podcast. It stars Octavia Spencer as Poppy Parnell, a podcaster who reopens the murder case that made her a national sensation after new evidence is found. “Her investigation navigates urgent concerns about privacy, media and race,” notes Apple. The podcast is called Reconsidered, not surprisingly.

Truth be Told playing now on Apple TV+

This Apple TV+ program is No. 16 on Reelgood’s list of top-trending shows. It garnered a 76% audience approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, though critics gave a 31% approval rating.

Truth be Told is available only on Apple’s streaming video service, which costs $4.99 a month. A subscription brings access to a range of other original shows, including See with Jason Momoa, The Morning Show starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell, as well as M. Night Shyamalan’s creepy drama Servant.