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.

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Series 8 - Christmas Special

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

Rob Brydon is back in the host's chair for a festive edition of the comedy panel show, and as ever David Mitchell and Lee Mack are the lightning-quick team captains.

Over the course of the show, the captains and their celebrity guests Ray Winstone, Josh Widdicombe, Rachel Riley and Ricky Tomlinson reveal amazing stories about themselves, some of which are true, and some of which are not.

Does Ray Winstone apologise to his boiled egg before he bashes its head in with a spoon? Did Ricky Tomlinson stop his bandmate joining The Beatles? Does Lee Mack write his Christmas cards with his feet? And does David Mitchell have a special hat he wears to check on his frogs? Find out the truth behind all these and more in this very special Christmas episode.

Broadcast details

Monday 22nd December 2014
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rob Brydon Host / Presenter
Lee Mack Team Captain
David Mitchell Team Captain
Guest cast
Josh Widdicombe Guest
Ray Winstone Guest
Rachel Riley Guest
Ricky Tomlinson Guest
Writing team
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Richard Cohen Series Producer
Aoife Dunne Producer
Peter Holmes Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
Rachel Ablett Executive Producer


Does Ray Winstone apologise to his boiled egg?

Tough guy actor Ray Winstone claims that he always says "Sorry, Mr Egg" when he bashes open a boiled egg with a spoon.

Featuring: Rob Brydon, Josh Widdicombe, Ray Winstone, Rachel Riley, Ricky Tomlinson, Lee Mack, David Mitchell.


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