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Burden of Truth 

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


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Series cast summary:
Kristin Kreuk ...  Joanna Hanley 18 episodes, 2018-2019
Peter Mooney ...  Billy Crawford 17 episodes, 2018-2019
Jessica Matten ...  Gerrilyn Spence 14 episodes, 2018-2019
Star Slade ...  Luna Spence 10 episodes, 2018
Nicola Correia-Damude ...  Diane / ... 10 episodes, 2018
Meegwun Fairbrother ...  Owen Beckbie 10 episodes, 2018
Sara Thompson ...  Molly Ross 10 episodes, 2018
Anwen O'Driscoll ...  Taylor Matheson 10 episodes, 2018
David Lawrence Brown ...  Ben Matheson 10 episodes, 2018
Jerni Stewart ...  Lisa Mitchell 9 episodes, 2018
Alex Carter ...  David Hanley 8 episodes, 2018
Benjamin Ayres ...  Alan Christie 8 episodes, 2018
Cassandra Potenza ...  Georgia Lewis 8 episodes, 2018


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

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Release Date:

25 July 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Burden of Truth See more »

Filming Locations:

Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada See more »

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16:9 HD
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The show is shot in and around Selkirk, Manitoba, as well as Winnipeg and the downtown area. See more »

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Well written and superbly acted
6 August 2018 | by danajcaguiatSee all my reviews

The story has heart, and the seeking justice aspect had me hooked. Kristen Kruek has found an excellent character to portray, and has already evolved from a slick lawyer to a redeemed defender. The entire cast is excellent.

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