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. 120 episodes (14 series), 2007 - 2021. Stars Rob Brydon, Angus Deayton, Lee Mack and David Mitchell.

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Home Truths

Phil Daniels: In real life my next door neighbour is called Ian Beale (like my Eastenders character). (Lie)

Graeme Garden: I have five pigs all named after my favourite newsreaders (Lie)

Michael McIntyre: For two weeks I drove a car that could only turn left (True)

Ring of Truth

Bono once paid British Airways $1,700 to have his favourite trilby flown first class to a concert in Italy (True)

Mick Hucknall wears trousers called 'bun boosters', which have a metal lining to add definition to his rear (False)

This Is My...

Graeme: This is Roger and I presented him with a prize at the Chipping Norton Giant Vegetable competition (True)

Lee: Roger and I ring bells together at the local church.

Lauren: Rog actually removed a tattoo I have of The Fonz.

Final Round

Lee: For six months I cleaned the windows of the Empire State Building (Lie)

David: When I was little I used to dress myself as an 18th Century Nobleman (True)

Lauren: I got my head stuck in railings three times in the same week (True)

Phil: These are the slippers Sting sent me for my last birthday (Lie)


David's team 'spank' Lee's team 9 points to 3.

Broadcast details

Friday 29th August 2008
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Angus Deayton Host / Presenter
Lee Mack Team Captain
David Mitchell Team Captain
Guest cast
Michael McIntyre Guest
Phil Daniels Guest
Graeme Garden Guest
Lauren Laverne Guest
Writing team
Angus Deayton Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Powell 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

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