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Hosted by black-ish star Anthony Anderson, To Tell the Truth is a funny reimagination of the beloved game show that first aired in 1956. This version takes the excitement to another level, featuring prominent pop-culture icons. Anderson’s mother, Mama Doris, is also part of the fun, offering her unique commentary, wit and banter.

To Tell the Truth Episode List

Season 6
Episode Date Title Description
20 9/19/2021 Cedric The Entertainer, London Hughes and Nikki Glaser Cedric The Entertainer, London Hughes and Nikki Glaser
19 9/12/2021 J.B. Smoove, Brad Garrett And D’Arcy Carden J.B. Smoove, Brad Garrett and D’Arcy Carden make up the celebrity. Join the fiesta with an explosive group that features the Hollywood Sign caretaker, a NASCAR tire changer, the prettiest pie…
18 8/29/2021 Nico Santos, Kate Flannery And Joel McHale Celebrity panelists Nico Santos, Kate Flannery and Joel McHale.
17 8/22/2021 Caroline Rhea, Deon Cole and Adam Pally
16 7/25/2021 Teri Hatcher, Chelsea Handler and Thomas Lennon Teri Hatcher, Chelsea Handler and Thomas Lennon make up the celebrity panel on. Tune in for a jaw-dropping episode with a spirited group which includes a roller derby queen, a dog massage therapist, a jaw harpist, a Ouija board expert and a retired Air Force One pilot.
15 7/19/2021 Lil Rel Howery, D.L. Hughley and Joel McHale Celebrity panelists Lil Rel Howery, D.L. Hughley and Joel McHale.
14 6/27/2021 Brad Garrett, Michael Ealy and Jeannie Mai Brad Garrett, Michael Ealy and Jeannie Mai make up the celebrity panel on “To Tell the Truth.” This episode is flush with laughs among this group, including a 3D chalk artist, an heir hunter, a pickle man, a professional belly dancer and a person who got their hand stuck in a toilet.
13 6/20/2021 Kevin Nealon, Retta and Francia Raisa Kevin Nealon, Retta and Francia Raisa make up the celebrity panel. The celebrity guests will be seeing stars with the panel, which features a person who won $250,000 playing bingo, a professional astrologer, a planet hunter, a person who danced in the big game halftime show and a steel artist.
12 6/13/2021 Jason Alexander, Oliver Hudson and June Diane Raphael Jason Alexander, Oliver Hudson and June Diane Raphael make up the celebrity panel on “To Tell the Truth.” There’s mischief brewing with a panel that includes a former “National Mother of the Year,” a Master Cicerone, a survivalist, a glass harpist and the person who made Bernie’s meme-able mittens.
11 6/6/2021 RuPaul, Cedric the Entertainer and Nikki Glaser RuPaul, Cedric The Entertainer and Nikki Glaser make up the celebrity panel on the summer premiere of “To Tell the Truth.” “To Tell the Truth” is kickin’ off the summer with a hilarious new episode, featuring a panel that includes an etiquette expert, a hoof shoe designer, a woman who saved a bird with her breasts, a mime and Khloe Kardashian’s prom date.
10 3/23/2021 Sherri Shepherd, Gabriel Iglesias and Karamo Brown Sherri Shepherd, Gabriel Iglesias and Karamo Brown make up the celebrity panel on the season finale of “To Tell the Truth,”. This week’s animated group of heroes includes a lipstick artist, a BFF of a wild animal, the voice of Bugs Bunny, a sibling of Dolly Parton and the manager of the last Blockbuster.
9 3/16/2021 Ron Funches, Tom Lennon and Rick Fox Ron Funches, Tom Lennon and Rick Fox make up the celebrity panel who pick each other’s brains to identify the liars among an impressive panel of contestants which includes a world-renowned potter, the Squatty Potty creator, and others.
8 3/9/2021 Brad Garrett, Cheryl Hines and Big Boy Brad Garrett, Cheryl Hines and Big Boy make up the celebrity panel. Roll out the red carpet for this week’s panel of heroes featuring a Hollywood animal groomer, a human nest builder, a celebrity wedding photographer, a scooter world champion and a person who paid $16,000 for a dinner with a celebrity.
7 3/2/2021 Nikki Glaser, Lil Rel Howery and Bob Saget Nikki Glaser, Lil Rel Howery and Bob Saget make up the celebrity panel. All goes swimmingly with this tricky contestant panel featuring the shoe drop drag queen, an underwater pizza delivery guy, an ex-CIA spy, a rhythmic gymnast and a professional “whale hunter.”
6 2/23/2021 Cedric the Entertainer, Joel McHale and Lauren Lapkus Cedric the Entertainer, Joel McHale and Lauren Lapkus make up the celebrity panel. If the shoe fits, tune in to this week’s episode with an out-of-this-world group of contestants including a sneaker customizer, a Marschitect, an origami master, a professional mariachi singer and a person who found $27,000.
5 2/23/2021 Alfonso Ribeiro, Tom Lennon and Vivica A. Fox Alfonso Ribeiro, Tom Lennon and Vivica A. Fox make up the celebrity panel. Mark your calendars! This week’s contestant panel includes Mr. December, a person who makes wigs for horses, a sexologist, the original “For Dummies” author and a snake wrangler.
4 2/16/2021 Brad Garrett, Donald Faison and Cheryl Hines Brad Garrett, Donald Faison and Cheryl Hines make up the celebrity panel. This week, everyone is rockin’ out with this memorable crew of heroes featuring a rock ‘n’ roll fashion designer, a professional line sitter, a top finger tutter, a professional harpist and a person who has superhuman memory.
3 2/9/2021 Joel McHale, Cedric the Entertainer and Malin Åkerman Joel McHale, Cedric the Entertainer and Malin Åkerman make up the celebrity panel. Everyone’s spirits are lifted with this jolly panel of heroes including Beyoncé’s ex-boyfriend, an Olympic medalist, a cat photographer, a doll maker and a surfing Santa.
2 2/2/2021 Lil Rel Howery, Adam Rodriguez and Nikki Glaser Comedian and actor Lil Rel Howery, actor Adam Rodriguez and comedian Nikki Glaser make up the celebrity panel. This week’s rockin’ heroes include the first African American Rockette, a ghost hunter, a pro Simon Says caller, a professional puppeteer and a custom lowrider builder.
1 1/26/2021 Jimmy Kimmel, Andrea Savage and Sherri Shepherd Emmy® Award-winning producer and television host Jimmy Kimmel and actresses and comediennes Andrea Savage and Sherri Shepherd make up the first celebrity panel.The season premiere episode kicks off with an enchanting panel of everyday heroes featuring a figure roller-skating champion, pancake artist, “Baywatch” lifesaver, Tabitha from “Bewitched” and a Kentucky Derby milliner.
Season 5
Episode Date Title Description
13 9/3/2020 Bob Saget, Brad Garrett, Sherri Shepherd, Nikki Glaser Celebrity panelists Bob Saget, Brad Garrett, Sherri Shepherd, and Nikki Glaser.
12 9/3/2020 Joe Mantegna, Bobby Bones, Tom Lennon, Natasha Leggero Celebrity panelists Joe Mantegna, Bobby Bones, Tom Lennon and Natasha Leggero.
11 8/13/2020 Mike Tyson, Deon Cole, Rumer Willis, Jenna Fischer Celebrity panelists Mike Tyson, Deon Cole, Rumer Willis and Jenna Fischer.
10 8/6/2020 Michael Strahan, Patton Oswalt, Kristen Schaal, Taran Killam Celebrity panelists Michael Strahan, Patton Oswalt, Kristen Schaal and Taran Killam.
9 7/30/2020 Joel McHale, Oliver Hudson, Nikki Glaser, Vivica A. Fox Celebrity panelists include Joel McHale, Oliver Hudson, Nikki Glaser and Vivica A. Fox.
8 7/16/2020 Ashanti, Gary Cole, Michael Ealy, Sherri Shepherd Celebrity panelists Ashanti, Gary Cole, Michael Ealy, Sherri Shepherd.
7 7/9/2020 Yara Shahidi, Russell Peters, Michelle Buteau, Jeremy Sisto Celebrity panelists Yara Shahidi, Russell Peters, Michelle Buteau and Jeremy Sisto.
6 6/25/2020 Mario Cantone, Raven Symoné, Rita Moreno, Deon Cole Celebrity panelists Mario Cantone, Raven Symoné, Rita Moreno and Deon Cole.
5 6/18/2020 Jeannie Mai, Craig Robinson, Bobby Moynihan, Meagan Good Celebrity panelists include Jeannie Mai, Craig Robinson, Bobby Moynihan and Meagan Good.
4 6/11/2020 Mark Duplass, Patti LaBelle, Kevin Nealon, Constance Zimmer
3 6/4/2020 Jason Alexander, Dermot Mulroney, Amanda Seales, Abbi Jacobson
2 5/28/2020 Tom Lennon, D’Arcy Carden, Alfonso Ribeiro, Andrea Savage Celebrity panelists Tom Lennon, D’Arcy Carden, Alfonso Ribeiro and Andrea Savage.
1 5/21/2020 Deion Sanders, Shannon Sharpe, Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs
Season 4
Episode Date Title Description
13 9/22/2019 Oliver Hudson, Chris D’Elia, Craig Robinson, Rita Moreno
12 9/15/2019 Michael Bolton, Craig Robinson, Joel McHale, Jenifer Lewis
11 9/8/2019 Justin Long, Missi Pyle, Tim Meadows, Liza Koshy
10 8/25/2019 Ana Gasteyer, Jalen Rose, Joshua Malina, Wanda Sykes The panel is presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from the world record holders for the longest hug to a galactic realtor and someone with the world’s longest dreadlocks.
9 8/18/2019 Adam Pally, Mayim Bialik, Chris D’Elia, Nicole Byer The panel is presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from a real-life Ninja to the record-breaking pizza acrobat and someone who rowed across the Atlantic Ocean.
8 8/11/2019 ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic, Rob Riggle, Jesse Williams, Sherri Shepherd The panel is presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from the Rubik’s Cube foot-solving record-holder to a vocal coach for the stars and a husband-calling champion.
7 7/28/2019 Norman Lear, Bob Saget, Joel McHale, Rita Moreno The panel is presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from an air guitar champion to a world-renowned photographer and a prize-winning burlesque dancer.
6 7/21/2019 Tom Lennon, Nikki Glaser, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Vivica A. Fox Tom Lennon, Nikki Glaser, Kareem Abdul Jabbar and Vivica A. Fox must guess the identities of a crime scene cleaner, a graffiti artist called Saber, a Olympic saber fencing champion, a master debater, and a road kill cook-off champ.
5 7/14/2019 Jay Pharoah, Inbar Lavi, Rob Riggle, Sherri Shepherd Jay Pharoah, Inbar Lavi, Rob Riggle and Sherri Shepherd must guess the identities of a sperm donor, a hoop dancing champion, a real hypnotist (who hypnotizes Mama Doris), a slight-of-hand magician and a female baseball hall of famer.
4 7/7/2019 Angela Kinsey, Alyssa Edwards, Fortune Feimster, Adam Rodriguez Angela Kinsey, Alyssa Edwards, Fortune Feimster and Adam Rodriguez guess the identities of the real Punxsutawney Phil handler, a ninja turtle voice actor, the voice of Laurel vs. Yanny, an extreme embalmer, and an 18 times Grammy winner.
3 6/30/2019 Anna Camp, Joel McHale, Ron Funches, Kristie Alley Celebrity panelists Anna Camp, Joel McHale, Ron Funches and Kristie Alley must guess which guest is a voodoo priest, the inventor of PopSockets, the record breaking bubble artist, the chocolate genius, and the owner of “Justin Beaver.”
2 6/16/2019 Joshua Malina, Cedric The Entertainer, DL Hughley, George Lopez Joshua Malina, Cedric the Entertainer, D.L. Hughley and George Lopez must guess the identities of the record breaking planker, the formerly conjoined twins, the aerial trapeze artists, the real UFC cutman, and the king of the Mitzvahs.
1 6/9/2019 Oliver Hudson, Justin Long, Snoop Dogg, Amanda Seales Snoop Dogg, Oliver Hudson, Justin Long and Amanda Seales make up the celebrity panel on the season premiere.
Season 3
Episode Date Title Description
11 8/26/2018 Episode 11 Sherri Shepherd, Lauren Ash, Curtis Stone, and Joshua Malina make up the celebrity panel and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from the sexiest teacher alive to a cat psychologist and the longest-working Rosie the Riveter.
10 8/19/2018 Episode 10 Margaret Cho, Tony Hale, Justin Baldoni, and Ron Funches make up the celebrity panel and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from someone who is building a time machine to the world’s fastest pumpkin carver and the designer of the Starbucks logo.
9 8/12/2018 Episode 9 Theresa Caputo, Kal Penn, Denise Richards, and Matt McGorry make up the celebrity panel and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from the first female African-American airline captain to the creator of Zumba and a professional dead guy.
8 8/5/2018 Episode 8 Sherri Shepherd, Joshua Malina, Ryan Hansen, and Ayesha Curry make up the celebrity panel, and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from a former White House pastry chef to a competitive dog groomer and a lady with 1000 cats.
7 7/29/2018 Episode 7 Joel McHale, Sasheer Zamata, Constance Zimmer, and Paul Reubens make up the celebrity panel, and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from Wonder Woman’s stunt double to a champion turkey caller and someone whose college debt was paid by Nicki Minaj.
6 7/22/2018 Episode 6 Ashley Graham, Donald Faison, Craig Robinson, and Adam Pally make up the celebrity panel, and presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from someone who skydived without a parachute to a record-breaking forensic artist and a millionaire golf ball diver.
5 7/15/2018 Episode 5 Oliver Hudson, Candace Cameron Bure, Kal Penn, and Ross Matthews make up the celebrity panel, and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from a drumming prodigy to a Miss America coach and an original model on The Price is Right.
4 7/8/2018 Yvette Nicole Brown, Laverne Cox, Tony Hale, Jalen Rose Yvette Nicole Brown, Laverne Cox, Tony Hale, and Jalen Rose make up the celebrity panel and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from a hobbit hole builder to a shipwreck treasure hunter and a Bond girl.
3 6/24/2018 Ashley Graham, Jenna Elfman, Donald Faison and Alex Trebek Ashley Graham, Jenna Elfman, Donald Faison, and Alex Trebek make up the celebrity panel and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from a Harlem Globetrotter to the person who played Thing on The Addams Family, and a professional mermaid.
2 6/17/2018 Episode 2 Mel Brooks, Joel McHale, Bill Hader, and Natasha Leggero make up the celebrity panel and are presented with a variety of participants with interesting stories, from someone who was accepted into all eight Ivy League schools to a record-breaking “headbanger,” and an award-winning lint artist.
1 6/10/2018 Octavia Spencer/Dermot Mulroney/Nikki Glaser/Gabby Douglas Celebrity panelists include Octavia Spencer, Dermot Mulroney, Nikki Glaser, and Gabby Douglas.
Season 2
Episode Date Title Description
15 9/18/2017 Nikki Glaser/Mel Brooks/Cloris Leachman/Michaela Watkins Celebrity panelists include Nikki Glaser, Mel Brooks, Cloris Leachman and Michaela Watkins.
14 9/11/2017 Iliza Shlesinger/Taye Diggs/Jana Kramer/Ken Marino Celebrity panelists include Iliza Shlesinger, Taye Diggs, Jana Kramer and Ken Marino.
13 8/28/2017 Olivia Culpo/Gabriel Iglesias/Mary Lynn Rajskub/Craig Robinson Celebrity panelists include Olivia Culpo, Gabriel Iglesias, Mary Lynn Rajskub and Craig Robinson.
12 7/31/2017 Jalen Rose/Donald Faison/Angela Kinsey/Mary McCormack Celebrity panelists include Jalen Rose, Donald Faison, Angela Kinsey and Mary McCormack.
11 7/5/2017 Jalen Rose/Sherri Shepherd/Chris Kattan/Kelly Osbourne Celebrity panelists include Jalen Rose, Sherri Shepherd, Chris Kattan and Kelly Osbourne.
10 6/28/2017 Wanya Morris/Cheryl Burke/Rachel Dratch/Natasha Leggero Celebrity panelists include Wanya Morris, Cheryl Burke, Rachel Dratch and Natasha Leggero.
9 6/21/2017 Justin Long/Arielle Kebbel/Nikki Glaser/Kal Penn Celebrity guest panel is presented with the only person in the world to bike to the South Pole, the “Doggy Designer to the Star,” and Usher’s choreographer.
8 2/19/2017 Tracee Ellis Ross, Iliza Shlesinger, Cedric the Entertainer, Joshua Malina The celebrity panel of Tracee Ellis Ross, Cedric the Entertainer, Iliza Shlesinger, and Joshua Malina is faced with finding a marathoner who ran 50 races in 50 states in 50 consecutive days, the builder of the world’s smallest house, the best paparazzi in the business, and the youngest person to climb Mount Everest.
7 1/29/2017 Jamie Kennedy, Andy Grammer, Natasha Leggero, Rachel Dratch The celebrity panel of Natasha Leggero, Jamie Kennedy, Rachel Dratch, and Andy Grammer is faced with finding the composer of the memorable music from the TV series “Seinfeld,” the fastest woman alive who is also an Olympic gold medalist, a survivor from the Miracle on the Hudson, the actor who portrayed Barney the dinosaur, and one of the original members of Destiny’s Child.
6 1/29/2017 Gabriel Iglesias, Craig Robinson, Rachel Platten, Lauren Ash The celebrity panel of Rachel Platten, Gabriel Iglesias, Lauren Ash, and Craig Robinson is faced with finding twins who opened the only restaurant in the world staffed by identical twins, a participant who survived 20 hours at sea, the person who taught Miley Cyrus how to twerk, and someone who broke the record for the longest distance flown in a wing suit.
5 1/15/2017 Martha Plimpton, Tom Bergeron, Sherri Shepherd, David Arquette The celebrity panel of Martha Plimpton, David Arquette, Tom Bergeron, and Sherri Shepherd is faced with finding out whom the very first guest was on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” a contestant who lost 365 pounds by walking, a contestant who only ate Starbucks for 365 days, someone who can extract venom from snakes, and a professional butt model.
4 1/15/2017 Ross Mathews, Iliza Shlesinger, Cedric, Jamie Chung The celebrity panel of Jamie Chung, Cedric the Entertainer, Iliza Shlesinger, and Ross Mathews is faced with finding the person who holds the national land speed record, a former NFL pro turned opera singer, a person who makes a living as a nude art model, and the world’s fastest auctioneer.
3 1/8/2017 Kal Penn, Justin Long, Nikki Glaser, Adam Rodriguez The celebrity panel of Kal Penn, Adam Rodriguez, Nikki Glaser, and Justin Long is faced with finding a famous bowtie designer who is a janitor by day, a successful Marine who invited Mila Kunis as his date to the Marine Corps Ball, the inventor of “joggling” (juggling while running), and someone that was rescued by Harrison Ford.
2 1/8/2017 Lara Spencer, David Arquette, Tom Bergeron, Sherri Shepherd The celebrity panel of Lara Spencer, David Arquette, Tom Bergeron, and Sherri Shepherd is faced with finding the two-time national world champion drag-racer, someone who has been caught in the eye of a tornado, the creator of the dating site FarmersOnly.com, and a record-breaking professional strongwoman.
1 1/1/2017 Jalen Rose, Ashley Graham, Angela Kinsey, Donald Faison The season premiere of “To Tell the Truth” features Ashley Graham, Jalen Rose, Angela Kinsey and Donald Faison on the celebrity panel. In this episode the panel is faced with finding the national champion Sumo wrestler, the inventor of the hashtag, the creator of the language Dothraki used on “Game of Thrones,” an original dancer from “Soul Train” and someone who has survived a bear attack.
Season 1
Episode Date Title Description
6 7/12/2016 Daymond John In the Season 1 finale, Daymond John joins the panel; and guests include the person with the longest fingernails in the world and Lady Houdini.
5 7/5/2016 Yvette Nicole Brown Actress Yvette Nicole Brown joins the celebrity panel.
4 6/28/2016 Brooks Wheelan Among the contestants are the man with the world’s longest tongue, the inventor of the selfie stick, a professional bridesmaid, and the lead singer of the Village People.
3 6/21/2016 Mike Tyson With Mike Tyson joining the panel, we have a knock-out line-up of talent that includes a seven-time lottery winner and the woman who was the original voice of Siri. If there’s time, we might even squeeze in a wedding with someone who has been married more than forty times.
2 6/14/2016 Iliza Shlesinger Comedian Iliza Shlesinger joins our celebrity panel to hilarious effect. In this episode we have one of the highest grossing Tupperware sales people who just happens to be a drag queen, shark attack survivors and somebody who jumps off buildings for a living. While on fire!
1 6/14/2016 Tracee Ellis Ross Tracee Ellis Ross joins our panel. Anthony Anderson has more than just his mother to worry about when his co-star and TV wife from “black-ish” is part of the game. Guests include America’s fastest texter, Taylor Swift’s high school sweetheart and somebody who likes to think inside the box – a contortionist.

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