Fortunate Son

Spy drama set in the social and political chaos of 1968, inspired by a true story. Pursued into Canada by the FBI, the matriarch of an American activist family helps smuggle Vietnam war deserters and draft dodgers across the border. What she doesn't know is that one of the deserters is an agent of the CIA sent to spy on her.

TitleFortunate Son
First Air DateJanuary 8th, 2020
Last Air DateFebruary 26th, 2020
NetworkCBC Television
Production CompaniesSEVEN24 Films, Lark Productions, CBC, NBCUniversal International Studios
ProducerBrian Dennis
Executive ProducersAndrew Wreggitt, Tom Cox, Jordy Randall, Erin Haskett
Number of Seasons1 Seasons
Number of Episodes8 Episodes
Plot Keywordsvietnam war, war, cia, draft dodger, 1960s
Stephen Moyer
Stephen Moyer
Vern Lang
Kari Matchett
Kari Matchett
Ruby Howard
Darren Mann
Darren Mann
Travis Hunter