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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 5

Former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts, Corrie's Brooke Vincent, and comedians Rob Beckett and Michelle De Swarte are faced with various challenges.

Further details

Ellie's Team: Rob Beckett and Brooke Vincent.

Joe's Team: Michelle De Swarte and Ashley Roberts.

Round 1: Bad Vibes

Joe's team must sit on speakers. One is a heavy bass speaker.

Ellie's team think it is Michelle, it was actually Ashley.

Round 2: Scream Tea

Ellie's team must eat some food. One of the plates has a really old egg sandwich and a fish gut cake.

Joe's team correctly spot it was Rob with the bad tea.

Round 3: Yogaaargh!

Ellie, Ashley and Michelle take part in Hot Meat's yoga routines. One of the contestants has electric pants on.

Joe correctly spots it was obviously Michelle (she falls over in shock), Rob and Brook pick Ashley in a joke that mis-fires.

Round 4: Skewer You

Brooke must put three kebab skewers through items. Two are going through meat, one is going through a person's face.


Ellie's team win.

Broadcast details

Thursday 31st 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
Ashley Roberts Guest
Michelle De Swarte Guest
Rob Beckett Guest
Brooke Vincent 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

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