Tim Roth Believes FOX's 'Lie'
According to the industry trade papers, Roth will make his American TV series debut as the star of
Roth will play Cal Lightman, a pioneer in the field of deception detection. That means he can tell if you're lying. In his professional life, that's an asset, but being a human lie detector causes complications in his personal life.
At the network's upfront presentation in May, FOX presented
Sam Baum wrote the pilot and Robert Schwentke ("Flightplan") will direct.
While Roth has done a variety of British TV projects, he's best known for roles in films like "Reservoir Dogs," "Planet of the Apes,"