True Story (2021)

True Story (2021)

True Story (2021)

Netflix limited drama series starring Kevin Hart alongside Wesley Snipes. During a tour stop in his hometown of Philadelphia, one of the world's most famous comedians (Hart) is forced to answer the question of how far he'll go to protect what he has. From Eric Newman (Narcos).

2021Rating: TV-MAUnited States of AmericaHartBeat Productions, Grand Electric
CrimeDrama

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
24 November 2021

Chapter 1: The King of Comedy

High off success, The Kid launches a comedy tour in his hometown, but a reunion with his brother and an afterparty lead to a more sobering reality.

EPISODE 1.2
24 November 2021

Chapter 2: Greek Takeout

During a full day of obligations and outbursts, Kid leaves Carlton with a daunting task. After an ill-timed photo shoot, the brothers find a solution.

EPISODE 1.3
24 November 2021

Chapter 3: Victory Lap

Carlton leverages a video to stave off Ari's brothers, who want money and answers. Kid spreads his generosity, but a misdeed comes back to haunt him.

EPISODE 1.4
24 November 2021

Chapter 4: We Should Be Together Too

Brothers come to blows when Kid confronts Carlton. Kid deals with the fallout from his public meltdown and welcomes a new friend into his circle.

EPISODE 1.5
24 November 2021

Chapter 5: Hard Feelings

An intense charity gala performance puts Kid at odds with a longtime admirer. Nikos and Savvas snoop at the Four Seasons. Carlton seizes an opportunity.

EPISODE 1.6
24 November 2021

Chapter 6: The Things You Do for Family

With Carlton bent on protecting Kid, Gene becomes an unfortunate pawn. After an emotional exchange at the restaurant, Kid makes an unsettling discovery.

EPISODE 1.7
24 November 2021

Chapter 7: ...Like Cain Did Abel

Seeking retribution, Kid reaches a breaking point and takes matters into his own hands. Days later, Kid shares his story and vows to be a better man.

True Story (2021) / Reviews

Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

(True Story) ultimately undercuts its own mystery with well-worn tropes and distracting leaps in logic.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Only Wesley Snipes makes this extended mewling about celebrity watchable.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

True Story is too familiar a tale to stand out for reasons other than the two actors trapped in the middle of it...

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CNN

CNN

True Story mostly works as a pass-the-popcorn affair...

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