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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 2

Matt Edmondson hosts the second episode of the comedy panel show. Former Pussycat doll Kimberly Wyatt, gold medal winner Greg Rutherford, comedian Jeff Leach and Big Brother winner Brian Belo take part.

Further details

Ellie's Team: Greg Rutherford and Brian Belo.

Joe's Team: Kimberly Wyatt and Jeff Leach.

Round 1: Weight For Me

Ellie's team have wrestlers sit on their back. One is a very heavy wrestler.

Joe's team think it is Greg, it was Brian.

Round 2: Truthpaste

Joe's team must brush their teeth. One of the tubes of toothpaste is actually wasabi. They must then use mouthwash... although the unlucky contestant has fish sauce instead.

Ellie's team guess Jeff, they were right.

Round 3: Floozy Jacuzzi

Greg, Joe and Jeff take part. The mum of one of the trio is in a jacuzzi with two naked hunks. The teams watch their facial reactions as the mum flirts.

Brian and Ellie think it is Greg's mum, Kimberly thinks it was Joe's mum. It was Joe's mum.

Round 4: Pizza Crap

Brian must eat three pizzas... one has rotten herring on it. Joe's team easily spot that it is the second pizza that is the bad one, as Brian can't swallow it.


Joe's team win.

Broadcast details

Thursday 10th 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
Brian Belo Guest
Greg Rutherford Guest
Jeff Leach Guest
Kimberly Wyatt Guest
Writing team
James Menzies Writer
Dan Swimer Writer
Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer
Kevin Day Writer
Will Ing Writer
Production team
Ian Lorimer Director
Jake Attwell Series Producer
Tommy Panays Producer
Gary Chippington Executive Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Richard Drew Production Designer
Dobs Vye Composer

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