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Invention of Lying, The

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

The Invention of Lying is a 2009 comedy starring British comedian Ricky Gervais, who also cowrote, codirected, and coproduced the film. The movie presents a fantastical world in which Gervais's character is the first person with the ability to lie ...

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