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The Unbelievable Truth

BBC Radio 4 panel show built on truth and lies. 153 episodes (pilot + 25 series), 2006 - 2021. Stars David Mitchell.

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Series 5

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Monday 29th March 2010

Lucy Porter, Henning Wehn, Marcus Brigstocke and Graeme Garden join David Mitchell for another edition of the panel game built on truth and lies. The topics are Sleep, Beer, Childbirth and Sir Isaac Newton.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Monday 5th April 2010

Tony Hawks, Arthur Smith, Phill Jupitus and Catherine Tate talk about Hats, Pigeons, Hairdressers and Admiral Lord Nelson.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Monday 12th April 2010

Susan Calman, Liza Tarbuck, Fred MacAulay and Charlie Brooker guest star as David Mitchell asks them to talk about Skiing, Elephants, Chocolate and Cleopatra.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Monday 19th April 2010

Lucy Porter, Henning Wehn, Marcus Brigstocke and Graeme Garden join David Mitchell for discussions about Soap, Pudding, Rabbits and the Taxi Cab.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Monday 26th April 2010

Tony Hawks, Arthur Smith, Phill Jupitus and Catherine Tate join David Mitchell to talk about ostriches, toast, spectacles and the colour red.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Monday 3rd May 2010

Fred MacAulay talks about ducks; Liza Tarbuck lectures on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Susan Calman has researched make-up; and Charlie Brooker has the topic of Thomas Edison.

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Release date: Thursday 9th June 2016

David Mitchell hosts the fifth series of the panel game in which four comedians are encouraged to tell lies and compete against one another to see how many items of truth they're able to smuggle past their opponents.

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