A subversive, scathing look at a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm. Marty, a highly successful, cutthroat consultant is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want.

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...  Marty Kaan 58 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Jeannie Van Der Hooven 58 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Clyde Oberholt 58 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Doug Guggenheim 58 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Roscoe Kaan 58 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Jeremiah Kaan 51 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Monica Talbot 41 episodes, 2012-2016
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A subversive, scathing look at a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm. Marty, a highly successful, cutthroat consultant is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want.

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Liar, Liar. See more »

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8 January 2012 (USA)  »

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Hou$e of Lie$  »

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Don Cheadle's name in the show, Marty Kaan, is based on the author of the book on which the show is based on - Martin Kihn. See more »

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6 February 2012 | by See all my reviews

I'd say the show deserves to stay on air and in the lineup with all of the other Showtime shows. Upon reading other reviews, I realized certain ridiculous things that were being said about the show. What's the name of the show? Oh yeah, "House of Lies", so of course it isn't "Californication". There are several things that are labeled as a comedy that we actually would not agree with. Comedy, in it's original definition, means a story in which the main character(s) end up better off, ultimately. It didn't always mean a show or movie that will make you laugh. Regardless, I do end up laughing especially when Don Cheadle's character starts describing things to the audience while time freezes, the ridiculous banter between Schwartz and Lawson's characters, as well as Kristen Bell's sarcasm. Going along again with the debate of the term "Comedy" and the comparison of this show with other shows that exist, on HBO the show "Entourage" was considered a Comedy. That show made me laugh even less, yet I still enjoyed it. It wasn't busting-at-the-seams funny. So, let's stop being so ridiculous and just ENJOY a show for what it is instead of having expectations of what other show it should be like.


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