The Lies Within is about a detective and a woman who’s to become a member of Congress, tracking down the truth about her father’s death and missing husband.
- Drama: The Lies Within (English title) / Everyone’s Lie (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Modooui Geojitmal
- Hangul: 모두의 거짓말
- Director: Lee Yoon-Jung
- Writer: Jeon Young-Shin, Won Yoo-Jung
- Network: OCN
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: October 12, 2019 —
- Runtime: Sat. & Sun. 22:20
- Genre: Thriller, Mystery, Investigation
Jo Tae-Sik was once an enthusiastic detective, but he now wants a different kind of life. He longs for a peaceful and ordinary existence. Because of this, Jo Tae-Sik applies for a transfer to a police substation in a small country village without many residents. Meanwhile, Jo Tae-Sik takes a case involving the death of Lawmaker Kim Seung-Cheol. He died in a car accident, but Jo Tae-Sik senses that the car accident is not so clear-cut. The lawmaker’s son-in-law then goes missing.
Kim Seo-Hee is the youngest daughter of the late lawmaker and her husband is now missing. She married her husband to benefit both of their families, but their relationship hasn’t been so good. Kim Seo-Hee becomes a lawmaker to find the truth behind her father’s death and save her missing husband.
Jo Tae-Sik and Kim Seo-Hee soon uncover a conspiracy and try to reveal the truth.