True story: FOX picks up 'Lie to Me'

True story: FOX picks up 'Lie to Me'

There are 3 comments on the Zap2it.com story from May 13, 2009, titled True story: FOX picks up 'Lie to Me'. In it, Zap2it.com reports that:

Tim Roth of 'Lie to Me' Discuss this story now FOX has renewed its freshman drama "Lie to Me" for a second season and hired a new showrunner to oversee the series.

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AJM

Berkley, MI

#1 Jun 1, 2009
Happy to hear this - Loved the show!!!
Rena Moretti

Alhambra, CA

#2 Jun 1, 2009
"healthy ratings"?!!?

We must have an entirely different definition of "healthy"...

As to adding Shawn Ryan, this is yet another decision tainted with hype over reality syndrome.

The Shield was a perennially low-rated show with a lot of hype spread thick to hide that fact.

Mr. Ryan than ran The Unit which had at best oh-hum ratings (which I guess the writer of this article would call "healthy" ;))

Maybe he'll do great, but it seems like an odd choice to brings ratings up for this show.
Rena Moretti

Alhambra, CA

#3 Jun 1, 2009
A small kudo to the writer of the article for mentioning the Idol lead-in (and lead-out) but mentioning averages on new shows is entirely misleading as the ratings for the latest episodes is a lot more telling (but of course doesn't lend itself to PR spin).

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