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Fake Reaction

ITV2 panel show about keeping a straight face. 18 episodes (2 series), 2013 - 2014. Stars Matt Edmondson, Ellie Taylor, Joe Swash and Matt Ralph.

Series 1, Episode 1

The guests on the first episode are Fazer, TOWIE's Gemma Collins, comedian Chris Martin and actress Jennifer Metcalfe.

Further details

Ellie's Team: Gemma Collins and Fazer.

Joe's Team: Jennifer Metcalfe and Chris Martin.

Round 1: Squeaky Bum Time

Ellie's team sit down. Two of them get a massage, one gets an electric shock.

Joe's team think it is Ellie getting the shock, it was actually Gemma.

Round 2: Snail Trails

Joe's team lay down. Two have hot rock treatment, but one has snails put on their back.

Ellie's team think it is Chris with the snails, it was actually Jennifer.

Round 3: Furry Friends

Gemma, Fazer and Chris take part. Two look at cute animals in boxes, one looks at a Scotsman's testicles.

Joe thinks it is Gemma, Ellie thinks it is Chris, it was actually Fazer.

Round 4: Feline Dining

Joe must eat three dishes, one of which is cat food. Ellie's team easily guess which was the cat food as Joe almost vomits.


Ellie's team win.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd January 2013
45 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Matt Edmondson Host / Presenter
    Ellie Taylor Team Captain
    Joe Swash Team Captain
    Matt Ralph Hot Meat
    Guest cast
    Chris Martin Guest
    Fazer Guest
    Jennifer Metcalfe Guest
    Gemma Collins Guest
    Writing team
    James Menzies Writer
    Christopher Davies Writer
    Phil Kerr Writer
    Dan Swimer Writer
    Simon Bullivant Writer
    Production team
    Ian Lorimer Director
    Jake Attwell Series Producer
    Tommy Panays Producer
    Gary Chippington Executive Producer
    Tim Ellison Editor
    Steve Dix Editor
    Thomas Holborow Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    Dobs Vye Composer

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