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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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