Mind Control with Derren Brown

Season 1 Episode 2

Lying Car Salesman

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Aug 02, 2007 on Syfy



  • Trivia

    • In this episode during the process of Derren's determining of which was the lie out of four facts, the number of which was the lie, went in backward order of 3, 2, and 1.

  • Quotes

    • Derren: This program uses suggestion, psychology, misdirection and showmanship. I achieve all the results you'll see through a varied mixture of those techniques. At no point are actors or stooges used in the show.

    • Derren: I went to a Greyhound track, where hundreds of men who all look like my dad, go to watch some thin dogs running around.

    • Derren: Some of the things you'll see in the show may make you think that I'm psychic. I'm not.

    • Derren: I'm Derren Brown, this is "Mind Control", where I use a variety of persuasive techniques to influence and manipulate people's minds. There are no actors or stooges used in the show.

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