Lie to Me: Renewed for Season Two... with New Lead Writer!

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Before we get to the great news, here's the very good news for Lie to Me fans:

The show has been picked up for a second season. Michael Ausiello confirms that Fox has ordered 13 episodes of the drama for its fall schedule.

Now, for the amazing news, also courtesy of Ausiello and Entertainment Weekly:

Shawn Ryan, the creator of our favorite show in TV history, The Shield will be taking over as showrunner! Ryan is also a producer/writer on The Unit.

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Starting next season, Tom Roth and the Lie to Me cast will have their lines written by an utter genius in the world of television.

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