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Burden of Truth is a Canadian television series that premiered January 10, 2018 on CBC in Canada and aired on The CW from July 25 to October 3, 2018 in the United States.


Corporate attorney Joanna Hanley returns to her small hometown of Millwood in order to represent a large pharmaceutical company against a group of sick girls, but starts to see that these girls need her help.


  • Kristin Kreuk as Joanna Hanley
  • Peter Mooney as Billy Crawford
  • Star Slade as Luna Spence
  • Nicola Correia-Damude as Diane
  • David Lawrence Brown as Ben Matheson
  • Meegwun Fairbrother as Owen Beckbie
  • Anwen O'Driscoll as Taylor Matheson
  • Sara Thompson as Molly Ross


No. in series No. in season Episode title Original air date
1 1 "Pilot" July 25, 2018
2 2 "The Ties That Bind" August 1, 2018
3 3 "Still Waters" August 8, 2018
4 4 "Family Ties" August 15, 2018
5 5 "Witch Hunt" August 22, 2018
6 6 "The Devil in the Desert" September 5, 2018
7 7 "Ducks on the Pond" September 12, 2018
8 8 "Hang Together" September 19, 2018
9 9 "Home to Roost" September 26, 2018
10 10 "Cause in Fact" October 3, 2018


Noelle Carbone and Adriana Maggs were the original showrunners but left the series. Ten one-hour episodes were ordered. It was filmed in Winnipeg, Manitoba in summer 2017. Location shots were filmed in Selkirk, Manitoba, several shots in the Riverside Grill. In outdoor shots, traffic on the Selkirk bridge is visible.

The series was renewed for an 8-episode second season on April 4, 2018.



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