Lie to Me

Last updated

Lie to Me
Lie to Me.svg
Genre Crime drama
Police procedural
Created bySamuel Baum
Starring Tim Roth
Kelli Williams
Brendan Hines
Monica Raymund
Hayley McFarland
Mekhi Phifer [1] [2]
Opening theme"Brand New Day" by Ryan Star
Composers Robert Duncan
Doug DeAngelis
Peter Nashel
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes48 (list of episodes)
Executive producers Brian Grazer
Vahan Moosekian
Daniel Sackheim
Samuel Baum
David Nevins
Elizabeth Craft
Sarah Fain
Alexander Cary
David Graziano
Shawn Ryan
Daniel Voll
Steven Maeda
ProducersAlexander Cary
Jeffrey Downer
Tim Roth
CinematographySidney Sidell
Joseph E. Gallagher
Alan Caso
David Geddes
Florian Ballhaus
EditorsDevon Greene
David Post
Rick Tuber
David C. Cook
David Siegel
Padraic McKinley
Thomas R. Moore
Gib Jaffe
Monty DeGraff
Marta Evry
Thom Noble
Suzy Elmiger
Running time42 minutes
Production companies Imagine Television
Pagoda Pictures
Samuel Baum Productions
MiddKid Productions
20th Century Fox Television
Original release
Network Fox
ReleaseJanuary 21, 2009 (2009-01-21) 
January 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)

Lie to Me (stylized as Lie to me*) is an American crime drama television series. It originally ran on the Fox network from January 21, 2009, to January 31, 2011. In the show, Dr. Cal Lightman (Tim Roth) and his colleagues in The Lightman Group accept assignments from third parties (commonly local and federal law enforcement), and assist in investigations, reaching the truth through applied psychology: interpreting microexpressions, through the Facial Action Coding System, and body language. [3] In May 2009, the show was renewed for a second season consisting of 13 episodes; [4] season two premiered on September 28, 2009. [5] On November 24, 2009, Fox ordered an extra nine episodes for season two, bringing the season order to 22 episodes. [6]


On May 12, 2010, Entertainment Weekly reported that Lie to Me received a 13-episode third season pick-up. [7] [8] The third season of Lie to Me was originally set to premiere on November 10, 2010. On September 28, 2010, the date was moved up to October 4, 2010, because of the cancellation of Lone Star . [9] On May 11, 2011, Fox canceled Lie to Me after three seasons. [10]

The show is inspired by the work of Paul Ekman, a specialist on facial expressions and a professor emeritus of psychology at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. Ekman has been an advisor to police departments and anti-terrorism groups. He was a scientific consultant in the production of the series. [11] The lead character of Lie to Me, Cal Lightman, is based on Ekman.

Cast and characters


Tim Roth, who plays the role of lead character Cal Lightman Tim Roth by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Tim Roth, who plays the role of lead character Cal Lightman
Hayley McFarland, who plays the role of Emily Lightman Hayley McFarland cropped.jpg
Hayley McFarland, who plays the role of Emily Lightman



SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
1 13January 21, 2009May 13, 2009
2 22September 28, 2009September 13, 2010
3 13October 4, 2010January 31, 2011


Season one opens with Cal and Gillian hiring a new associate: TSA officer Ria Torres, who scored extraordinarily high on Cal's deception-detection diagnostic, and is in turn labeled a "natural" at deception detection. Her innate talent in the field clashes with Cal's academic approach, and he often shows off by rapidly analyzing her every facial expression. She counters by reading Lightman and, when he least expects it, peppers conversations with quotes from his books.

It was gradually revealed that Dr. Lightman was driven to study micro-expressions as a result of guilt over his mother's suicide. She claimed to have been fine in order to obtain a weekend pass from a psychiatric ward, when she was actually experiencing agony (which parallels an anecdote in Paul Ekman's book "Telling Lies").

For a small number of the early episodes, Lightman would team up with Torres to work on a case, while Foster and Loker would team up on a separate case. Occasionally, their work would intertwine, or Foster and/or Lightman would provide assistance on each other's cases. As the first season progressed, the cases became more involved, and all four of the main characters would work together on one case for each episode.

In addition to detecting deception in subjects they interview, Lightman and his team also use various interviewing and interrogation tactics to elicit useful information. Rather than by force, they use careful lines of questioning, provocative statements, theatrics and healthy doses of deception on their own part. In the show's pilot episode, Lightman is speaking to a man who is refusing to speak at all, and is able to discern vital information by talking to him and gauging his reaction to each statement. This approach is also taken in several other episodes (e.g., "Do No Harm").


Samuel Baum was the original showrunner and head writer on Lie to Me. Brian Grazer, David Nevins, and Steven Maeda were executive producers. Katherine Pope, former president of NBC Universal's TV studio, signed on as a consulting producer, working on the final four episodes of the first season. [19] Shawn Ryan, creator of The Shield and The Unit , took over as show runner for the second season. [20] [21]

Lightman Group offices use the Walter E. Washington Convention Center at 801 Mt Vernon Place NW, Washington DC 20001.

The show's theme song, Brand New Day, was performed by Ryan Star.


Critical reception

The show received generally positive reviews from television critics. It gained a score of 64 on Metacritic from 24 reviews. [22] Entertainment Weekly's Ken Tucker awarded Lie to Me a B− rating and wrote "Lie to Me is derivative yet well crafted, predictable yet ever-so-slightly novel… it's no wonder that Fox thinks it's got itself a potential hit". However, he also commented "if this review were a face, Dr. Lightman would say it had a forced smile: hopeful, but dubious, about Lie's chances." [23] Tom Shales, writing for The Washington Post , said "Lie to Me seems an unusually meaty, thoughtful and thought-provoking crime drama – another police procedural, yes, but one with a dramatic and mesmerizing difference… easily one of the season's best new shows." [24]


In the United States, the viewing figures declined as the series progressed. The Pilot was seen by 12.37 million; however, by the final episode of the first season, it was down to 8.46 million. The most viewed episode was episode three, "A Perfect Score", which attracted 12.99 million. The second season premiered on September 28, 2009, to 7.73 million viewers. [25] The season two finale had 4.94 million viewers in the U.S. on September 13, 2010. [26] The third season, which had its premiere moved forward to October 4, 2010, was viewed by 5.87 million people in the U.S. [27] The series' official cancellation was announced by Fox on May 10, 2011. [28]

Seasonal ratings

SeasonEpisodesOriginal airingRankViewers
(in millions)
Season premiereSeason finaleTV season
1 13January 21, 2009May 13, 2009 2008–2009 #29 [29] 11.06 [29] Fox
2 22September 28, 2009September 13, 2010 2009–2010 #57 [30] 7.39 [30] [Note 1]
3 13October 4, 2010January 31, 2011 2010–2011 #786.71 [32]

Awards and nominations

Primetime Emmy Awards

People's Choice Awards

Lie to me was nominated for two awards at the 37th People's Choice Awards and won both of them. [33]

  • 2011 Favorite TV Crime Drama (WON)
  • 2011 Favorite TV Crime Fighter (Tim Roth, WON)

International broadcasting

The series was broadcast on Global in Canada, Network Ten in Australia, M-Net in South Africa, and also airs in Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Hungary and Belgium. [34] [35] Lie to Me aired on Sky1 in the UK and Ireland, [36] starting on May 14, 2009. On July 20, 2009, Fox aired the premiere in Latin America. [37] RTL 5 in The Netherlands has been broadcasting it since November 6, 2009. The series debuted in Italy on September 7, 2009, on the Fox Satellite channel. The series has aired in India since September 2010.

CountryTelevision Network
Albania Digi +
Argentina Fox
Egypt OSN First
Armenia Kentron TV
Australia Network Ten, W
Austria ATV
Belgium 2BE, RTL-TVI
Brazil Fox, Rede Globo, Rede Record
Bulgaria bTV Cinema
Canada Global, V
Chile Fox, MEGA
Colombia Fox, Caracol Televisión
Costa Rica Fox
Croatia HRT2, Doma TV
Cuba Multivisión
Czech Republic TV Prima
Denmark TV2
Dominican Republic Fox
El Salvador
Estonia TV3
Finland MTV3
France M6, Paris Première, W9
Georgia Rustavi 2
Germany VOX
Haiti Canal Bleu
Honduras Fox
Hungary RTL Klub, Cool TV
Iceland Stöð 2
India STAR World
Indonesia Fox, Rajawali Televisi
Iran Namava
Ireland RTÉ Two
Israel yes stars Action HD
Italy Fox, Rete 4, Top Crime
Japan Fox, TV Tokyo
Kazakhstan KazTRK
Latvia TV3, TV3+, TV6, Fox Life
Lithuania TV3
Malaysia NTV7, Fox
Mauritius MBCDigital12 (Cine12)
México Fox
Moldova Jurnal TV
The Netherlands RTL 5
New Zealand TV3 (New Zealand)
Norway TV2
Panama Fox, TV Max
Paraguay Fox
Philippines Fox, Jack TV
Poland Canal+ Poland, FOX Life, TVP Seriale, TVP2
Portugal FOX (Portugal), TVI
Romania Pro TV
Russia Channel One (Russia), TV3
Serbia TV Avala, FOX
Singapore Fox
Slovakia TV JOJ
Slovenia TV3
South Africa M-Net
South Korea Fox
Spain Antena3, Cuatro
Sweden TV4
Switzerland RSI La 1, 3+, TSR 1
Taiwan PTS
Thailand True Series, Fox Thailand
Turkey Foxlife, Fox Crime, TV2
Ukraine 1+1
United Kingdom Sky1, Pick TV, Universal Channel, Alibi
Uruguay Monte Carlo TV
Venezuela Fox
Vietnam VTV6

Home media

As of March 2020, all episodes are available on the streaming service Hulu. Also available on the Disney plus platform (for a fee).

Season one and two have been released on DVD in Regions 1, 2 and 4. However, while season one was also released on Blu-ray in North America [38] there has been no announcement about releasing the second season on Blu-ray. [39] The first and second season DVDs sets include deleted scenes and behind-the-scenes featurettes. [40] [41] The second season also includes "Dr. Ekman's Blog" and a gag reel. [41] The third and final season was released on October 4, 2011. [42]

SeasonDVD release date Blu-ray release date
Region ARegion B
Region 1 Region 2 Region 4 United StatesCanadaUnited KingdomAustralia
1 August 25, 2009 [38] September 14, 2009 [43] October 28, 2009 [44] August 25, 2009 [38] December 5, 2012 [45]
2 November 9, 2010 [41] January 3, 2011 [46] December 1, 2010
3 October 4, 2011 [42] November 2, 2011 [47] Cancelled

See also


  1. The season 2 ranking and average viewers only covers the first 10 of 22 episodes in season 2. Episodes 11 through 22 of season 2 were broadcast beginning on June 7, 2010. [31]

Related Research Articles

Marjorie Jacqueline "Marge" Simpson (née Bouvier) is a character in the American animated sitcom The Simpsons and part of the eponymous family. Voiced by Julie Kavner, she first appeared on television in The Tracey Ullman Show short "Good Night" on April 19, 1987. Marge was created and designed by cartoonist Matt Groening while he was waiting in the lobby of James L. Brooks' office. Groening had been called to pitch a series of shorts based on Life in Hell but instead decided to create a new set of characters. He based the character on his mother Margaret Groening. After appearing on The Tracey Ullman Show for three seasons, the Simpson family received their own series on Fox, which debuted December 17, 1989.

<i>Beverly Hills, 90210</i> American TV series (1990–2000)

Beverly Hills, 90210 is an American teen drama television series created by Darren Star and produced by Aaron Spelling under his production company Spelling Television. The series ran for ten seasons on Fox from October 4, 1990, to May 17, 2000, and is the first of six television series in the Beverly Hills, 90210 franchise. The series follows the lives of a group of friends living in Beverly Hills, California, as they transition from high school to college and into the adult world. "90210" refers to one of the city's five ZIP codes.

<i>Family Guy</i> American animated sitcom

Family Guy is an American animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series premiered on January 31, 1999, following Super Bowl XXXIII, with the rest of the first season airing from April 11, 1999. The show centers around the Griffins, a dysfunctional family consisting of parents Peter and Lois, their children, Meg, Chris, and Stewie, and their anthropomorphic pet dog, Brian. Set in the fictional city of Quahog, Rhode Island, the show exhibits much of its humor in the form of metafictional cutaway gags that often lampoon American culture.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Jennifer Beals</span> American actress (born 1963)

Jennifer Beals is an American actress. She made her film debut in My Bodyguard (1980), before receiving critical acclaim for her performance as Alexandra Owens in Flashdance (1983), for which she won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Paul Ekman</span> American psychologist (born 1934)

Paul Ekman is an American psychologist and professor emeritus at the University of California, San Francisco who is a pioneer in the study of emotions and their relation to facial expressions. He was ranked 59th out of the 100 most cited psychologists of the twentieth century. Ekman conducted seminal research on the specific biological correlations of specific emotions, attempting to demonstrate the universality and discreteness of emotions in a Darwinian approach.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Microexpression</span> Innate result of voluntary, involuntary, and conflicting emotional responses

A microexpression is a facial expression that only lasts for a short moment. It is the innate result of a voluntary and an involuntary emotional response occurring simultaneously and conflicting with one another, and occurs when the amygdala responds appropriately to the stimuli that the individual experiences and the individual wishes to conceal this specific emotion. This results in the individual very briefly displaying their true emotions followed by a false emotional reaction.

Kelli Renee Williams is an American actress and director. She is known for her roles as lawyer Lindsay Dole on the ABC legal drama The Practice, psychologist and deception expert Dr. Gillian Foster on the Fox series Lie to Me, Jackie Clarke on the Lifetime series Army Wives, and Margaret Reed on the NBC drama series Found.

House is an American medical drama television series that originally ran on the Fox network for eight seasons, from November 16, 2004 to May 21, 2012. Its main character, Dr. Gregory House, is an unconventional, misanthropic medical genius who, despite his dependence on pain medication, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital (PPTH) in New Jersey. The series' premise originated with Paul Attanasio, while David Shore, who is credited as creator, was primarily responsible for conceiving the title character.

<i>Numbers</i> (TV series) American crime drama television series (2005–2010)

Numbers is an American crime drama television series that was broadcast on CBS from January 23, 2005, to March 12, 2010, for six seasons and 118 episodes. The series was created by Nicolas Falacci and Cheryl Heuton, and follows FBI Special Agent Don Eppes and his brother Charlie Eppes, a college mathematics professor and prodigy, who helps Don solve crimes for the FBI. Brothers Ridley and Tony Scott produced Numbers; its production companies are the Scott brothers' Scott Free Productions and CBS Television Studios.

Grey's Anatomy is an American medical drama television series focusing on the personal and professional lives of surgical interns, residents, and attendings at the fictional Seattle Grace Hospital, later named the Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. The series premiered on March 27, 2005, on ABC as a mid-season replacement. The show's title is an allusion to Gray's Anatomy, a classic human anatomy textbook. Writer Shonda Rhimes developed the pilot and served as showrunner, head writer, and executive producer until stepping down in 2015. Set in Seattle, Washington, the series is filmed primarily in Los Angeles, California, and Vancouver, British Columbia.

<i>Prison Break</i> American TV series

Prison Break is an American serial drama television series created by Paul Scheuring for Fox. The series revolves around two brothers, Lincoln Burrows and Michael Scofield ; Burrows has been sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit, while Scofield devises an elaborate plan to help his brother escape prison and clear his name. Along with creator Paul Scheuring, the series is executive-produced by Matt Olmstead, Kevin Hooks, Marty Adelstein, Dawn Parouse, Neal H. Moritz, and Brett Ratner who directed the pilot episode. The series' theme music, composed by Ramin Djawadi, was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in 2006. Prison Break is a joint production between Original Film, Adelstein/Parouse Productions, Dawn Olmstead Productions, Adelstein Productions, One Light Road Productions and 20th Century Fox Television, and is syndicated by 20th Television.

<i>Bones</i> (TV series) American crime procedural comedy-drama TV series (2005–2017)

Bones is an American police procedural comedy drama television series created by Hart Hanson for Fox. It premiered on September 13, 2005, and concluded on March 28, 2017, airing for 246 episodes over 12 seasons. The show is based on forensic anthropology and forensic archaeology, with each episode focusing on a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) case file concerning the mystery behind human remains brought by FBI Special Agent Seeley Booth to Temperance "Bones" Brennan, a forensic anthropologist. It also explores the personal lives of the characters. The rest of the main cast includes Michaela Conlin, T. J. Thyne, Eric Millegan, Jonathan Adams, Tamara Taylor, John Francis Daley, and John Boyd.

Losing My Religion (<i>Greys Anatomy</i>) 27th episode of the 2nd season of Greys Anatomy

"Losing My Religion" is the twenty-seventh episode and the season finale of the second season of the American television medical drama Grey's Anatomy, and the show's 36th episode overall. Written by Shonda Rhimes and directed by Mark Tinker, the episode was originally broadcast with "Deterioration of the Fight or Flight Response", in a two-hour season finale event on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) in the United States on May 15, 2006. Grey's Anatomy centers around a group of young doctors in training. In this episode, Dr. Izzie Stevens and her fellow interns have to plan a prom for Dr. Richard Webber's niece Camille Travis. Further storylines include Dr. Preston Burke recovering from his gunshot wound and Denny Duquette's death following his seemingly-successful heart transplant surgery.

<i>Dollhouse</i> (TV series) American television series

Dollhouse is an American science fiction television series created by writer and director Joss Whedon under Mutant Enemy Productions. It premiered on February 13, 2009, on the Fox network and was canceled on November 11, 2009. The final episode aired on January 29, 2010. Production wrapped in December 2009, with a total of 27 episodes produced including the original pilot.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Brendan Hines</span> American actor and singer

Brendan Patrick Hines is an American actor and singer. He has had a number of television roles, including as part of the main cast of Lie to Me as well as recurring roles in Scandal, Betrayal, Suits, Scorpion, Secrets and Lies, and a regular role in Amazon Video's The Tick and Netflix's Locke & Key. Hines has also had leading roles in a handful of films, and released three albums.

The Wizards Project was a research project at the University of California, San Francisco led by Paul Ekman and Maureen O'Sullivan that studied the ability of people to detect lies. The experts identified in their study were called "Truth Wizards". O'Sullivan spent more than 20 years studying the science of lying and deceit. The project was originally named the Diogenes Project, after Diogenes of Sinope, the Greek philosopher who would look into people's faces using a lamp, claiming to be looking for an honest man.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Monica Raymund</span> American actress

Monica Maria Raymund is an American actress, known for her roles as Maria "Ria" Torres in the Fox crime drama Lie to Me (2009–2011), Dana Lodge in the CBS legal drama The Good Wife (2011–2012), Gabriela Dawson in the NBC drama Chicago PD (2012–2019) and Jackie Quiñones in the Starz crime drama Hightown (2020–present).

<i>Glee</i> (TV series) American musical comedy-drama television series (2009–2015)

Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on Fox in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015. It centers on the New Directions, a glee club at the fictional William McKinley High School, that is located in the American state of Ohio, which competes as a show choir while its disparate members deal with social issues, especially regarding sexuality, race, family, teen relationships and teamwork.

<i>Human Target</i> (2010 TV series) Television show filmed in Vancouver

Human Target is an American action drama television series that was broadcast by Fox in the United States. Based loosely on the Human Target comic book character created by Len Wein and Carmine Infantino for DC Comics, it is the second series based on this title developed for television, the first TV series having been aired in 1992 on ABC. Developed by Jonathan E. Steinberg, Human Target premiered on CTV in Canada and on Fox in the United States in January 2010.


  1. "Lie to Me – Characters". Fox Broadcasting Company . Archived from the original on May 5, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009.
  2. "Cast & Characters". Paul Ekman Group. Archived from the original on February 18, 2019. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  3. "Lie to Me". Fox. Archived from the original on November 20, 2008. Retrieved November 16, 2008.
  4. "Fall TV: Fox Renews Lie to Me, Sets Sights on Human Target and Sons of Tucson". Retrieved May 12, 2009.
  5. Shows, Fox
  6. "Lie to Me gets full season pick up", TV by the Numbers, November 24, 2009, archived from the original on March 4, 2010, retrieved November 25, 2009.
  7. "Report: 'Lie to Me', 'Human Target' renewed by Fox", TV by the Numbers, May 12, 2010, archived from the original on May 16, 2010, retrieved May 12, 2010.
  8. "It is official: Fox cancels Lone Star", Deadline Hollywood, September 28, 2010.
  9. "Season three of Lie to Me to premiere Monday, October 4, on Fox" (Press release). Fox Flash. September 28, 2010. Archived from the original on October 30, 2010. Retrieved September 29, 2010.
  10. Ausiello, Michael (May 10, 2011). "Fox Cancels Human Target, Lie To Me, Chicago Code, Two Others". TV Line. Retrieved May 10, 2011.
  11. "Lie to Me – Paul Ekman analyzes the real science". May 6, 2009. Archived from the original on May 6, 2009. Retrieved April 20, 2013.
  12. "Dr. Cal Lightman – Tim Roth". Fox. Archived from the original on May 5, 2009. Retrieved May 14, 2009.
  13. Lie to Me: lack of candor, Hulu.
  14. Lie to Me, USFCA, archived from the original on June 16, 2009.
  15. "Lie to Me Cast Biographies". TV3 (New Zealand) . Retrieved January 10, 2015.
  16. "Eli Loker – Brendan Hines". Fox. Archived from the original on April 19, 2009. Retrieved May 14, 2009.
  17. "Ria Torres – Monica Raymund". Archived from the original on April 21, 2009. Retrieved May 14, 2009.
  18. "Unchained". Lie to Me. Season 1. Episode 5.
  19. Littleton, Cynthia (February 7, 2009). "Pope joins Fox's 'Lie to Me'". Variety. Retrieved May 14, 2009.
  20. Ausiello, Michael (May 12, 2009). "Scoop: Fox renews 'Lie to Me,' installs 'Shield' creator as new showrunner". Archived from the original on May 15, 2009. Retrieved May 14, 2009.
  21. Sepinwall, Alan (September 28, 2009). "Lie to Me improves with help from 'Shield' creator Shawn Ryan – Sepinwall on TV". The Star-Ledger. Newark. Retrieved November 15, 2009.
  22. "Lie to Me reviews". Metacritic . Retrieved July 23, 2009.
  23. Tucker, Ken (January 14, 2009). "TV review – Lie to Me (2009)". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved July 23, 2009.
  24. Shales, Tom (January 19, 2009). "'Lie to Me' handles famous psychologist's truth nicely". The Washington Post. Retrieved July 23, 2009.
  25. Calabria, Rosario T. (October 5, 2009). "Broadcast TV Ratings for Monday, October 5, 2009".
  26. Gorman, Bill (September 14, 2010). "TV Ratings Monday: 90210, Gossip Girl Premieres Down Sharply; Lie to Me Summer Finale Falls". TV by the Numbers. Archived from the original on September 17, 2010. Retrieved September 15, 2010.
  27. Seidman, Robert (October 5, 2010). "Monday Finals: Castle, Lie to Me, 90210 Adjusted Down; How I Met Your Mother, Mike & Molly, Adjusted Up". TV by the Numbers. Archived from the original on October 7, 2010. Retrieved October 5, 2010.
  28. Ausiello, Michael (May 10, 2011). "Fox Cancels Human Target, Lie To Me, Chicago Code, Two Others". TVLine . Retrieved May 11, 2011.
  29. 1 2 "Season Rankings from 09/22/08 through 08/23/09" (Press release). ABC Medianet. May 27, 2009. Archived from the original on September 25, 2012. Retrieved January 25, 2011.
  30. 1 2 Gorman, Bill (June 16, 2010). "Final 2009–10 Broadcast Primetime Show Average Viewership". TV by the Numbers. Archived from the original on June 19, 2010.
  31. Levin, Gary (May 14, 2010). "Networks freshen up summer with scripted series". USA Today. Retrieved January 25, 2011.
  32. "2010–11 Season Broadcast Primetime Show Viewership Averages". TV By The Numbers by Archived from the original on June 25, 2011.
  33. "People's Choice Awards 2011 Nominees". Procter & Gamble. Archived from the original on November 15, 2012. Retrieved January 25, 2011.
  34. Knox, David (November 10, 2008). "TEN cooks up Big Brother replacement". . Retrieved November 16, 2008.
  35. "Tim Roth series honest about lying". JAM! Television. Archived from the original on July 11, 2012. Retrieved December 18, 2008.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  36. Wilkes, Neil (January 22, 2009). "Sky1 acquires 'Lie To Me'". Digital Spy .
  37. Tim Roth, un detector de mentiras, humano, (in Spanish). La Nación . Retrieved on July 20, 2009.
  38. 1 2 3 Lambert, David (May 27, 2009). "Lie to Me – Did Amazon Lie To Me? CORRECT Date, plus Details/Extras/Box for DVD & Blu-ray 3-disc Blu-ray and 4-disc DVD both due on August 25th (two weeks later than Amazon's current date)". . Archived from the original on November 13, 2011. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  39. Lambert, David (July 14, 2010). "Lie to Me – Honestly, Fox Has Announced a DVD Release for Season 2!". . Archived from the original on August 19, 2010. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  40. Lambert, David (June 24, 2009). "Lie to Me – Fox's Official Press Release for Season 1 on Blu-ray Disc & DVD". . Archived from the original on January 5, 2010. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  41. 1 2 3 Lambert, David (August 18, 2010). "Lie to Me - Fox's Official Season 2 Press Release Includes the Finalized DVD Street Date As mentioned in our previous report, the date was not in October: look for this on November 9th". . Archived from the original on August 22, 2010. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  42. 1 2 Lambert, David (August 10, 2011). "Lie to Me – The 3rd and Final Season of the Show is Announced for DVD". TV Shows on DVD. Archived from the original on September 15, 2011. Retrieved August 10, 2011.
  43. "Lie To Me – Season 1 (DVD) (2009)". Amazon. UK. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  44. "Lie To Me – Season 1 DVD". Archived from the original on July 29, 2012. Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  45. Lie To Me - Season 1 (Blu-ray) on JB Hi-Fi Online JB Hi-Fi. Retrieved March 25, 2014.
  46. "Lie To Me – Season 2 (DVD) (2010)". Retrieved October 3, 2010.
  47. "Lie To Me – Season 3 (DVD)". JB HI-FI. Retrieved October 10, 2011.