Season 1

True Lies - Season 1


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A couple rekindle their marriage through exploits in espionage

True Lies Season 1 tells the story of a marriage that receives the most unlikely of boosts at a time when it needs it most. Helen, a language professor is growing increasingly tired of the monotonous life she lives. Her husband Harry, a computer consultant, is often away on business, leaving Helen bored and alone. The marriage is under great strain until the reveal that Harry is in fact an international spy for the U.S. intelligence agency. Free from the idea that Harry was being unfaithful, Helen is brought into the new reality of espionage and high-stakes international drama. Joining the team of spies, Helen gets up to speed quickly in order to join the fight and take down the crime syndicates threatening the world.

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What to know

Director Mat Nix breathes new life into a 90s classic

True Lies Season 1 is an action television series based on the 1994 film of the same name. The original film was directed by legendary Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron, who executive produces the television reboot. True Lies Season 1 is created by American writer, producer, and director Matt Nix. Nix is responsible for the USA Network television show Burn Notice and the Fox hit series The Good Guys. Nix also wrote and created The Gifted. The series is directed by filmmaker and television director, Anthony Hemmingway.

The television show features Steve Howey as Harry Tasker opposite Ginger Gonzaga as Helen Tasker; the couple at the heart of the story. The wider cast includes Erica Hernandez, Omar Miller, Mike O’Gorman, Annabella Didion, and Lucas Jaye. True Lies Season 1 was released on 1st March 2023 on CBS. 

Production News

September 13, 2010

James Cameron is confirmed to be adapting his 1994 action comedy into a television series. (Source: Deadline)

September 15, 2017

It is confirmed that Marc Guggenheim would be writing the script with McG set to direct the pilot episode. (Source: The Hollywood Reporter)

May 20, 2019

McG confirmed that the television series would air on Disney+. (Source: Collider)

May 13, 2022

After an unsuccessful pilot and years of development trouble, True Lies was officially ordered by CBS. Matt Nix was confirmed as the writer and Anthony Hemingway on board to direct. James Cameron and McG were kept on as executive producers. The cast list was also announced with Ginger Gonzaga and Steve Howey announced in the main roles. (Source: Variety)

May 22, 2022

The trailer for the series was released showing the espionage and action that married couple get embroiled in. (Source: Collider)

November 15, 2022

The show is confirmed to be releasing on February 23, 2023. (Source: Collider)

March 1, 2023

True Lies Season 1 was released on CBS. (Source: CBS)


Action & Adventure, Comedy, Mystery & Thriller




Steve Howey
Harry Tasker
Ginger Gonzaga
Helen Tasker
Omar Benson Miller
Albert 'Gib' Gibson
Mike O'Gorman
Luther Tenet
Lucas Jaye
Jake Tasker