Much like its star-powered drama series The Morning Show, Apple TV+’s Truth Be Told takes a hard look at certain aspects of television and the media, plus the craft of journalism and journalistic integrity. Well played, Apple TV+. The question is this: Is there a show worth watching underneath all the flattery? On the surface we have Apple taking advantage of all those music licenses to provide an entertaining soundtrack, and a cast filled with some straight-up heavy hitters acting-wise, so this should be a solid legal drama, right? Not so fast. Like Truth’s main character, journalist-turned-podcaster Poppy Parnell, I’m all about the facts, baby.
Enjoying This Commentary? There's More to Love
Subscribe to MediaVillage to receive email alerts featuring the latest content on advertising, media/TV, and marketing strategies and trends, including exclusive The Myers Report research findings.