Many series use experts and consultants to make sure their action, whether it's in a courtroom or outer space, is portrayed accurately -- though writers take plenty of creative license. But on some…
Lie To Me
Fox was first out of the gate with new series orders late Tuesday, giving the greenlight to a handful of comedy and drama pilots, including the "Bones" spinoff and J.J. Abrams' "Alcatraz."
"Lie to Me" star Tim Roth has joined the ensemble cast of Nicholas Jarecki's indie drama "Arbitrage."
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Fox is feeling good about its new Tim Roth drama "Lie to Me." The net has given the show a plum post-"American Idol" slot on Wednesdays starting in January.
Fox is prepping a January launch for "Lie to Me," an hourlong drama series starring Tim Roth as a man with the innate ability to read whether people are telling the truth.
"Lie With Me" reps a handsome-looking, but ultimately trite Canuck contribution to the hot -- in every sense -- trend for medium-to-hardcore sex in low-budget niche pics. Despite somewhat limp…