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House of Lies: Season 1 (2012)



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Air date: Jan 8, 2012
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In the first sries of this black comedy, successful management consultant Marty Kaan (Don Cheadle) and his high-rolling, low-ethics team known as the Pod try to stop an unpopular merger while also continuing business as usual for their firm. While Marty's right-hand woman, Jeannie (Kristen Bell), proves very capable in business, her personal life poses more of a challenge as she begins a slow and reluctant march toward the altar. Marty faces challenges of his own on the home front as he attempts … More

Genre: Comedy
Network: Showtime
Premiere Date: Jan 8, 2012
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All Critics (33) | Top Critics (21)

There are few shows in the known universe that try this hard to be perceived as shocking and unlikable.

Full Review… | September 16, 2013
Top Critic

This makes the series guilty fun - thanks primarily to star Don Cheadle as afast-talking, ruthless consultant - if not especially enlightening about the industry the book laid bare.

Full Review… | January 8, 2012
Top Critic

The production values are first-rate and the storytelling is crisp.

Full Review… | January 8, 2012
Uncle Barky
Top Critic

There is much to admire here, from the snap in the dialogue to the show's willingness to tackle issues of race in the workplace - but there might be even more if creator Matthew Carnahan (Dirt) could learn when to stop pushing.

Full Review… | January 8, 2012
USA Today
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Looking for a TV show that will make you feel really good about yourself? Try House of Lies.

Full Review… | January 8, 2012
San Francisco Chronicle
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Well-crafted and a little - sometimes more than a little - unpleasant.

Full Review… | January 8, 2012
Los Angeles Times
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