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. 110 episodes (13 series), 2007 - 2020. Stars Rob Brydon, Angus Deayton, Lee Mack and David Mitchell.

Returns Thursday 24th December at 10pm. Episode Guide
Series 12, Episode 2 is repeated on Dave today at 7:40pm.

Series 2, Episode 2

With guest panellists Trisha Goddard, Ben Shephard, Frankie Boyle and Rich Hall.

Further details

Home Truths

Trisha Goddard: I'm currently beating Jeremy Kyle 5 to 3 at internet Scrabble (Lie)

Ben Shephard: I've been offered £2,000 pounds by OK! Magazine for my dog's birthday (Lie)

Frankie Boyle: I have rated 98% on a psychopath test (True)

Ring of Truth

David Beckham recites the alphabet backwards before every match (Lie)

When filming My, Myself & Irene Jim Carrey missed his dog so much he bought him a three bedroom house near the set (True)

This Is My...

Trisha: Gareth came on my show to cure his fear of Scotch eggs (True)

Rich: Gareth pimped my ride and turned my car into the ultimate fishing mobile.

David: Gareth freed me from a theme park ride when my car got stuck

Final Round

David: This is the lock of snooker star Steve Davis's hair that I bought on eBay (Lie)

Frankie: I have written and published a book of love poems (Lie)

Lee: This is the coconut that nearly killed me (Lie)


David's team win 7 points to 5

Broadcast details

Friday 18th July 2008
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Angus Deayton Host / Presenter
Lee Mack Team Captain
David Mitchell Team Captain
Guest cast
Frankie Boyle Guest
Trisha Goddard Guest
Ben Shephard Guest
Rich Hall Guest
Writing team
Angus Deayton Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Punt Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose 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
Paul Ridley Announcer


Does Trisha leads Jeremy Kyle 5-3 at internet scrabble?

Frankie Boyle rips into Trisha's claim that she leads Jeremy Kyle 5-3 at internet scrabble.

Featuring: Frankie Boyle, Trisha Goddard.


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