Don Cheadle gets grimy in Showtime's new series House of Lies, in which he plays a conniving management consultant intent on scaring billion-dollar corporations into spending their money on him.

The show, based on Martin Kihn's book House of Lies: How Management Consultants Steal Your Watch and Then Tell You the Time, portrays consultants as the savvy and sometimes ruthless individuals who stop at nothing to close a deal, even if they have to lie to their clients to do it.

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We love Cheadle, so we're tuning in to Showtime on Sunday, Jan. 8, to watch the premiere. Watch the trailer below.

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