The world's leading deception researcher, Dr. Cal Lightman, studies facial expression, body language and tone of voice to determine when a person is lying and why, which helps law enforcement and government agencies uncover the truth. But his skills also make it easier for him to deceive others.
First Air Date 2009-01-21
Last Air Date 2011-01-31
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avidan shared a tip "Probably the best show ever?"
community shared a tip "commenting to give my man loker some love"
JonSnow shared a tip "Trying to pick up some pointers. My friends say I'm too honest."
franciska_bakker_sephton shared a tip "A little too commercial and simplified BUT I have always enjoyed Tim Roth"
toc82 shared a tip "Another underrated tv show. Must watch"
alyssakadell shared a tip "i am absolutely obsessed with this show, im currently rewatching for the 10th time and i am so sad it's canceled 😭"
ricardo_doliveira shared a tip "Excellent!!"
shane_C130 shared a tip "I’ve watched this series at least 5 times all the way through!"
aj_verhappen shared a tip "Psychology meets crime. Interesting premise."
tv_fan_grl shared a tip "Very interesting! Unfortunately didn't last long enough..."
jennifer_richard_984 shared a tip "Season 2, episode 7 is great!! I love the whole series, but this one stands out. Same with Season 2, episode 1. :)"
amber_baker shared a tip "I loved this show. Tim Roth is a complete star. Hate that it ended prematurely."
http.christina shared a tip "Definitely one of the best crime shows I’ve ever watched. So sad it ended so soon, but I’ve rewatched it about 5 times now."
randleton shared a tip "Top notch show"
anonymous_306 shared a tip "I watched the first ten minutes in a speech classroom on body language. It ended up being one of my top ten."
jared_weiland shared a tip "I liked the idea of this show. It wasnt long enough."
seth_beisner shared a tip "Great show. Wish it would have lasted longer."
alicea_porterfield shared a tip "Tim Roth is utterly fantastic: aloof, rude, intense, and erudite."
connie_cameron shared a tip "Loved the series and only seen seasons 1 & 2 would love to see the next one"
whitney_maddox shared a tip "Yes absolutely"
brandanda shared a tip "This is one of the first shows I binged when Hulu became a thing."
christina_esselman shared a tip "The characters, concept, humor and a bit of who dunnit."
risn_mcelhatton shared a tip "@robin_george"
em-rose shared a tip "Unique, good acting, wish they hadn’t canceled it"
patricia_fr shared a tip "Wish this show hadn't been canceled back in the day. I love Tim Roth in this!"
emme_lauren shared a tip "If you like the mentalist you’ll like this show"
alexis_acuna_4351 shared a tip "Hmm White Collar, the Mentalist are both really good crime dramas!"
joy_mayhugh shared a tip "Great hidden gem"
makalani_mccormick shared a tip "Awesome show!"
roslyn_newson shared a tip "This show was great ESPECIALLY first season"
katie_foster shared a tip "I think so! I have watched it through a couple times!"
kelly_kreps shared a tip "I like this television show because, I can also read human behavior."
lesley_dye shared a tip "Not at the moment. I'm currently rewatching NCIS and Criminal Minds."
jeff_newman_9025 shared a tip "Smart mostly believable fiction, with a possibility of learning something."
lien_bertram shared a tip "Love it!! Right up there with #thementalist #perception #house"
christa_eckert shared a tip "I liked the take on expressions and behavior. It's a new concept that I liked."
stephanie_domingos shared a tip "Loved this show!"
gabriel_cross_1939 shared a tip "Interesting characters that kept me thanking"
mike_miller_211 shared a tip "Season 1 was great."
heather_muessel shared a tip "Super good show! Comedy and keeps you guessing. Definitely a must watch. 👍🏻😁👍🏻"