7.2/10
2,229
55 user 6 critic

Burden of Truth 

Trailer
0:20 | Trailer
Big city lawyer Joanna Hanley returns to her hometown to take the case of a group of girls suffering from a mysterious illness.

Creator:

Brad Simpson
Reviews
Popularity
658 ( 24)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2020   2019   2018   Unknown  
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Coroner (TV Series 2019)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A newly appointed coroner investigates a string of mysterious deaths in Toronto.

Stars: Tamara Podemski, Serinda Swan, Ehren Kassam
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A legal team takes on cases involving wrongful convictions.

Stars: Rachelle Lefevre, Russell Hornsby, Vincent Kartheiser
For The People (2018–2019)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Set in the Southern District of New York Federal Court, brand new lawyers work for both the defense and the prosecution as they handle the most high profile and high stakes cases in the country - all as their personal lives intersect.

Stars: Hope Davis, Ben Shenkman, Jasmin Savoy Brown
Beauty and the Beast (2012–2016)
Drama | Horror | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A beautiful detective falls in love with an ex-soldier who goes into hiding from the secret government organization that turned him into a mechanically charged beast.

Stars: Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Nina Lisandrello
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

FBI agent Will Keaton enlists the most notorious traitor in American history to help catch a spy.

Stars: Jennifer Carpenter, Morris Chestnut, Raza Jaffrey
Instinct (2018–2019)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A former CIA operative (Cumming), who has since built a "normal" life as a gifted professor and writer, is pulled back into his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer on the loose.

Stars: Alan Cumming, Bojana Novakovic, Daniel Ings
Reverie (TV Series 2018)
Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A former hostage negotiator takes a job retrieving people who are lost in a virtual reality program.

Stars: Sarah Shahi, Dennis Haysbert, Sendhil Ramamurthy
FBI (TV Series 2018)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Procedural drama about the inner workings of the New York office of the FBI, bringing to bear all the Bureau's skills, intellect and mind-blowing technology to keep New York and the country safe.

Stars: Missy Peregrym, Zeeko Zaki, Ebonee Noel
Take Two II (TV Series 2018)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A private investigator in Los Angeles reluctantly teams up with a former star of a hit cop show.

Stars: Rachel Bilson, Eddie Cibrian, Xavier de Guzman
The Fix (2019)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An L.A. prosecutor moves to Washington after losing a high-profile double murder case, but when the killer strikes again, she returns to seek justice under her own terms.

Stars: Robin Tunney, Adam Rayner, Merrin Dungey
The InBetween (2019)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A woman with the ability to speak to the dead helps detectives solve murder cases.

Stars: Harriet Dyer, Justin Cornwell, Cindy Luna
Harrow (TV Series 2018)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Harrow tells the story of Dr. Daniel Harrow, a forensic pathologist with a total disregard for authority.

Stars: Ioan Gruffudd, Ella Newton, Anna Lise Phillips
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Peter Mooney ...  Billy Crawford 26 episodes, 2018-2020
Kristin Kreuk ...  Joanna Hanley / ... 26 episodes, 2018-2020
Nicola Correia-Damude ...  Diane Evans / ... 22 episodes, 2018-2020
Star Slade ...  Luna Spence 16 episodes, 2018-2019
Meegwun Fairbrother ...  Owen Beckbie 16 episodes, 2018-2019
Anwen O'Driscoll ...  Taylor Matheson 16 episodes, 2018-2019
Sara Thompson ...  Molly Ross 15 episodes, 2018-2019
David Lawrence Brown ...  Ben Matheson 15 episodes, 2018-2019
Jessica Matten ...  Gerrilyn Spence 14 episodes, 2018-2019
Alex Carter ...  David Hanley 11 episodes, 2018-2019
Edit

Storyline

Big city lawyer Joanna Hanley returns to her hometown to take the case of a group of girls suffering from a mysterious illness.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

CBC page

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 July 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Burden of Truth See more »

Filming Locations:

Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Peter Mooney had a small role in the season one finale of Beauty and the Beast (2012), which starred Kristin Kreuk. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Timely & Thought Provoking
6 April 2018 | by clarkj-565-161336See all my reviews

I don't watch a lot of television, but I was hooked on this show from the beginning. First of all it is Canadian, and it deals with many issues that face us all on a day to day basis. The central theme of our environment being poisoned is very important. Every day some new toxin enters our water supply. Our governments seem powerless to deal with these issues, although they are starting. The series has aspects that appeal to both young people and the older generation. The Millwood teens look forward to university careers in the big city, but tragedy intervenes. They each deal with their issues differently. Being a small town, we see all sorts of social interactions and problems brought out into the light of day. I thought the acting was really sincere and the writing excellent. The final episode is very cathartic, Joanna's dad is a type of lawyer that gives the profession a bad name, and that's putting it mildly.


20 of 26 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 55 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed