James Cameron develops TRUE LIES TV Show… James Cameron is reportedly bring True Lies to the small screen. The director is developing a TV series based on the hit movie. Released in 1994, the original movie starred Arnold Schwarzenegger as a government spy struggling to conceal his job from his wife, played by Jamie Lee Curtis. Deadline report that Rene Echevarria (The 4400, Castle) will be the head writer and showrunner on the series. Echevarria, previously worked on Cameron’s sci-fi TV show Dark Angel.