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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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