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 3, Episode 3

Joining David Mitchell this week are songstress Jamelia and comic Marcus Brigstocke; while Mancunian motor-mouth Terry Christian and comedian and TV presenter Jimmy Carr unite with Lee Mack in a bid to outwit the opposing team.

Further details

Among the revelations in this episode, Jamelia claims to have stolen toilet paper from George Michael's house, Terry Christian alleges to have collected hair from guests who appeared on The Word and Jimmy Carr says that Prince Philip once told him that he had a funny looking face. But who is telling lies and who is telling the truth?

Home Truths

Jimmy Carr: Prince Philip told me I was a 'funny looking fellow' when I was a ball boy at Wimbledon (Lie)

Jamelia: I once stole some toilet paper from George Michael's house (Truth)

Marcus Brigstocke: I worked as a podium dancer at the Ministry of Sound... on my time off from an oil rig (Truth)

Ring of Truth

Jodie Marsh has a degree in Golf Course Management from Birmingham University (Lie)

This Is My...

Terry: Steve is my mate and we were once questioned by police as they suspected us of being jewel thieves (Truth)

Lee: Steve and I own a greyhound together

Jimmy: Steve and I went to primary school together and I met him again 20 years later when he brought me room service

Final Round

David: I once read the novel 1984 cover-to-cover in WHSmiths so I didn't have to buy a copy (Lie)

Terry: This is my collection of famous people's hair (Lie)


Lee's team win 6 points to 4. Rob's top liar award goes to Terry Christian

Broadcast details

Monday 24th August 2009
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Rob Brydon Host / Presenter
    Lee Mack Team Captain
    David Mitchell Team Captain
    Guest cast
    Jimmy Carr Guest
    Jamelia Guest
    Terry Christian Guest
    Marcus Brigstocke Guest
    Writing team
    Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
    Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
    Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
    Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    David Coyle Director
    Derek McLean Producer
    Fiona McDermott Producer
    Peter Holmes Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Ruth Wallace Edit Producer
    Steve Nayler Editor
    Patrick Doherty Production Designer
    Paul Ridley Announcer


    David Reading '1984'

    Did David Mitchell really read the whole of 1984 cover-to-cover in WHSmith's so that he didn't have to buy a copy?

    Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Rob Brydon, Lee Mack, David Mitchell.

    Did Jamelia Steal Toilet Roll?

    Jamelia once stole toilet paper from George Michael's house - truth or lie?

    Featuring: Rob Brydon, Jamelia.


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