The Invention of Lying 2009

Ricky Gervais and Matthew Robinson

A comedy set in a world where no one has ever lied, until a writer seizes the opportunity for personal gain.

Runtime: 2 hours

 

Credits

Cast

  • Marc Vos Church Congregation Member (uncredited)
  • Vyvian B. Stevens Bank Customer (uncredited)
  • Sabe Schoeneg Croupier (uncredited)
  • Greg Paul Casino Guest (uncredited)
  • Brian O'Hara Photographer (uncredited)
  • Dan Marshall Reporter (uncredited)
  • Haytham Kandil Driver (uncredited)
  • Arissa Hill Extra (uncredited)
  • Patrick Mel Hayes Film Editor (uncredited)
  • Diane Halling Wedding Guest (uncredited)
  • Victor Franko Speech Attendee (uncredited)
  • Susan Farese Nurse #3 (uncredited)
  • Diane Curran Apartment Crowd (uncredited)
  • Jeffrey Corazzini News Photographer (uncredited)
  • Desiree April Connolly Flirtatious Woman (uncredited)
  • Shannon Carter Speech Attendee (uncredited)
  • Ellen Becker-Gray Woman Flirting with Mark (uncredited)
  • Mitchell Roche Talking Head Man (as Mitchell Roché)
  • Alison Quinn Talking Head Woman
  • Valerie Hager Talking Head Woman
  • Jake Watkins Bully Kid
  • Celeste Oliva Secretary
  • Ricky Gervais Mark Bellison
  • Jennifer Garner Anna McDoogles
  • Jonah Hill Frank
  • Louis C.K. Greg
  • Jeffrey Tambor Anthony
  • Fionnula Flanagan Martha Bellison
  • Rob Lowe Brad Kessler
  • Donna Sorbello Anna's Mother
  • Tina Fey Shelley
  • Stephanie March Blonde
  • Ruben Santiago-Hudson Landlord
  • John Hodgman Wedding Overseer
  • Nate Corddry News Reporter
  • Jimmi Simpson Bob
  • Martin Starr Waiter #1
  • Jason Bateman Doctor
  • Christopher Guest Nathan Goldfrappe
  • Alton Fitzgerald White Angelo Badsmith
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman Jim the Bartender
  • Edward Norton Cop
  • Roz Ryan Nurse #1
  • Michael Patrick Gough Homeless Man
  • Arnie Burton Waiter at Fancy Restaurant
  • Ashlie Atkinson Bank Teller
  • Bobby Moynihan Assistant
  • Shaun Williamson Richard Bellison
  • Stephen Merchant Man at the Door
  • Cole Jensen Short Fat Brian
  • Conner Rayburn Son
  • Lisa Paige Robinson Arguing Girlfriend
  • Matt Stadelmann Arguing Boyfriend (as Matthew Stadelmann)
  • Jared Voss Person #1 (as Jared Vos)
  • Jessica Baade Person #2
  • Elena Wohl Person #3
  • Matthew Robinson Person #4
  • Donald Foley Yelling Man
  • Patrick Shea Man #7
  • Joe Stapleton Man #8
  • Dennis Lemoine Young Man
  • Lance Norris Man #1
  • Joe Wong Man #2
  • Collin Knight Man #3 (as Colin Knight)
  • Eric André Man #4 (as Eric Andre)
  • Gene Amoroso Man #5
  • Armen Garo Man #6
  • Dreama Walker Receptionist
  • Brigid O'Connor Woman #1
  • Christine Mascott Woman #2
  • Ellen Colton Woman #3
  • Layla Hosseini Woman #4
  • Erica Newhall Woman #5
  • Nydia Calon Woman #6
  • Hope Farley Woman #7
  • Paul Donlon Elderly #1
  • Mauriel Gould Elderly #2
  • Mary Klug Elderly #3
  • Rachel Harker Woman in Business Suit
  • Brett Cramp Crying Man
  • Toni Saladna Cocktail Waitress
  • Guy Strauss Pit Man
  • Nick Towne Roulette Dealer
  • Tate Ellington Waiter #2
  • Luz Alexandra Ramos Chip Woman
  • Ken Cheeseman Shouting Man
  • David Pittu Tour Guide
  • Nada Despotovich Nurse #2
  • Danielle Perry Hostess in La Bonisera
  • Joseph Badalucco Jr. Blue Collar Guy (as Joe Badalucco)
  • Douglass Bowen Flynn Tourist #1 (as Doug Bowen-Flynn)

Writers

  • Matthew Robinson
  • Ricky Gervais

Producers

  • Max Keene
  • Oliver Obst
  • Lynda Obst
  • Dan Lin
  • Paris Kasidokostas Latsis
  • Ricky Gervais
  • Ted Field
  • Terry Dougas
  • Sue Baden-Powell
  • Rachel Abarbanell
  • Modi Wiczyk