A number of programs based on diverse themes have been made on American television ever since various shows started broadcasting on it. There have been a number of comedy shows which have had people rolling with laughter while there have been certain other shows which are still remembered for the drama that they had. Crime investigation based serials have provided with a good mixture of mystery, drama and crime and a majority of such shows that came up in the last two decades have been successful.
Lie to Me is a television series having crime drama as its genre and it premiered on January 21, 2009 on Fox Network. Though its genre may sound repetitive but it is different from other shows in terms of the crime solving techniques that are employed on the show for catching the culprit. Dr. Cal Lightman and his colleagues form a Lightman group which helps the local and federal law enforcement agencies in reaching the culprit by helping them in their investigations. The methodology of investigation is unique as they get the truth from those who do not speak it by applying various techniques like interpreting body language, reading the faces of an individual and understanding the micro expressions.
Directors like Daniel Sackheim, Adam Davidson, James Hayman and Michael Offer have directed some of the episodes of the show while Samuel Baum has produced the show under the company name Imagine Entertainment, Fox television. He is also the creator of the show and has written a large number of episodes for the show.
Lie to Me is mesmerizing, thought provoking and thoughtful crime drama which has been well crafted and is novel. Lie to Me has created a new path for itself which has not been treaded before by any show and in general has been liked by the people and has been recommended to others by them.
Lie to Me has also been broadcasted in countries like United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, Ireland and Russia apart from the United States of America and it has received a good response from there as well. Lie to Me has been nominated for an Emmy as well as an Image award and it has been successful in winning the BMI film and TV award for the year 2009.
It has been nominated for an Emmy as well as an Image award and it has been successful in winning the BMI film and TV award for the year 2009. Apart from United States of America, Lie to Me has also been broadcasted in countries like United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, Ireland and Russia and it has received a good response from there as well.
The DVDs for season one having 13 episodes have been released in Region 1 and Region 2 while DVDs for season two would come out by September 2010. Lie to Me is a one of its kind series that has never been shown on American television before and should not be missed in the coming seasons.