The acclaimed movie actor is set to take the lead in ''Lie to Me,'' about a human lie detector

(FROM VARIETY) — Acclaimed movie actor Tim Roth is set to appear in Lie to Me, a Fox television series about a human lie detector. The drama is expected to debut early next year; Fox has made a 13-episode commitment. Based on the work of a real-life scientist who is able to read the human body and voice to determine if someone is being truthful, Lie to Me will be the first attempt at TV stardom for Roth, who currently appears in The Incredible Hulk and received an Oscar nomination for 1995’s Rob Roy. A pilot is due to be shot in August. (Variety)