Would I Lie To You?. Image shows from L to R: David Mitchell, Rob Brydon, Lee Mack. Copyright: Zeppotron.

Would I Lie To You?

BBC One panel show involving true and false tales. 109 episodes (13 series), 2007 - 2019. Stars Rob Brydon, Angus Deayton, Lee Mack and David Mitchell.

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Series 2, Episode 1

The comedy panel show hosted by Angus Deayton with team captains David Mitchell and Lee Mack is back. With the help of their team mates Mitchell and Mack must once again discern truth from fiction. The guest panellists this week are Rob Brydon, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Gabby Logan and Robert Webb

Further details

Home Truths

Gabby Logan: Stole sweets from Madonna's dressing room. (Truth)

Rob Brydon: Once worked as both the DJ and newsreader on local radio, using a different accent for each. (Lie)

Robert Webb: Was called 'Mr Custard' at school because he was sick (Lie)

Ring of Truth

Jose Mourinho is launching a line of air fresheners (Lie)

Ann Widdicombe relaxes by listening to an LP of lion and tiger noises from the jungle (True)

This Is My...

Gabby: Viva was a rival gymnast (True)
Lee: Viva was my swimming teacher
Robert: Viva was my ex-girlfriend

Final Round

David: I have a special alarm clock system (True)

Krishnan: Is scared of the dark and checks for monsters before going to bed (True)

Rob: Was voted the 47th sexiest man in Wales (True)

Robert: Was voted the 88th sexiest man in the world (True)


David's team won 7 points to 6.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th July 2008
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Angus Deayton Host / Presenter
    Lee Mack Team Captain
    David Mitchell Team Captain
    Guest cast
    Rob Brydon Guest
    Robert Webb Guest
    Gabby Logan Guest
    Krishnan Guru-Murthy Guest
    Writing team
    Angus Deayton Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
    Steve Punt Writer (Additional Material)
    Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
    Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
    Paul Powell Writer (Additional Material)
    Will Ing Script Editor
    Production team
    Barbara Wiltshire Director
    Andrew Westwell Producer
    Derek McLean Producer
    Peter Holmes Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Tim Ellison Editor
    Bex Murray Editor
    Patrick Doherty Production Designer
    Paul Ridley Announcer


    Series Two, Episode One Clip

    A preview clip from the first episode of the new series. Was Robert Webb called Mr Custard at school?

    Featuring: Rob Brydon, Robert Webb, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Lee Mack, David Mitchell.


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