Apple announced Friday that Kate Hudson has joined the cast of its Apple Original series Truth Be Told for Season 2. Production begins Oct. 26 in Los Angeles, Calif.

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According to a press release, Hudson will play Micah Keith, a lifestyle guru friend of Poppy Parnell (Octavia Spencer). Season 2's new mystery involves both women and tests their friendship.

Spencer starred in Season 1 of Truth Be Told as a true crime podcaster investigating a mysterious death herself. It premiered Dec. 6, 2019, a month after Apple launched Apple TV+ on Nov. 1.

Truth Be Told will be Hudson's first leading role in a television series. She recurred on five episodes of Glee in the 2012-2013 season.

Hudson, the daughter of Goldie Hawn and Bill Hudson, began acting in 1996 with a guest role on Party of Five and another on EZ Streets. She predominantly appeared in movies such as Dr. T & the Women, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days and most recently Mother's Day, Marshall and Deepwater Horizon.

As a movie star, Hudson was Oscar-nominated for her role as Penny Lane in Almost Famous. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association awarded Hudson a Golden Globe for that role.

Spencer also executive produces Truth Be Told along with Reese Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine, Chernin Entertainment and Endeavor Content. Hello Sunshine also produces Apple TV+'s The Morning Show, on which Witherspoon also stars.

Nichelle Tramble Spellman created Truth Be Told.