Greatest Celebrity Wind-Ups Ever!
Greatest Celebrity Wind-Ups Ever!

Greatest Celebrity Wind-Ups Ever!

  • TV factual
  • 5Star / Channel 5
  • 2017 - 2020
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

Joe Pasquale narrates a selection of clips from TV shows in which celebrities are pranked. Also features Ben Hanlin, Dom Joly, Olivia Lee, Roman Kemp, Jahannah James and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 2

This week's highlights include Noel Edmonds staging an unforgettable "Gotcha" on a young Gary Lineker, and magician Ben Hanlin tricking the adorably prankable Joey Essex into thinking that he has witnessed time-travel.

Further details

Joe Pasquale is back and celebrating more of those wonderful moments when famous people get punked good and proper!

Highlights include TV favourites Ant & Dec in the ear of the Banjo brothers as they hit the gym, Noel Edmonds staging an unforgettable "Gotcha" on a young Gary Lineker, and magician Ben Hanlin tricking the adorably prankable Joey Essex into thinking that he has witnessed time-travel.

There are elaborate big-scale practical jokes on pop sensation Shawn Mendes, actor Hugh Jackman and US President Donald Trump. And Simon Cowell surprises Amanda Holden into believing she has being replaced as judge on Britain's Got Talent, leaving her speechless.

Celebrity contributors include Joey Essex, radio host Roman Kemp, and comedians Dom Joly and Marek Larwood.

Prank List

- Ant & Dec direct the Banjo brothers in the gym.

- Ben Hanlin tricks Joey Essex with a car that seems to time-travel.

- Roman Kemp gets Shawn Mendes involved in a fake marriage proposal.

- On Nick Grimshaw's show, Simon Cowell fools Amanda Holden into believing she has being replaced as judge on Britain's Got Talent.

- Jahannah James smuggles "alcohol" into a press junket interview with Hugh Jackman and Taron Egerton.

- Channing Tatum pranks Magic Mike fans in disguise.

- Simon Brodkin confronts Donald Trump at Trump's golf course.

- Footballer Leon Osman is disguised as an old man on a bus.

- Noel Edmonds pranks Gary Lineker, making him think he was on Japanese TV.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 27th October 2020
Time
8pm
Channel
5Star
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 18th December 2020 1:00am 5Star
Wednesday 23rd December 2020 1:05am 5Star
Monday 12th April 2021 12:20am C5
Sunday 28th November 2021 11:25pm C5
Sunday 24th April 2022 12:15am C5

Cast & crew

Cast
Ben Hanlin Self
Dom Joly Self
Roman Kemp Self
Jahannah James Self
Ant McPartlin Self (Archive Material)
Declan Donnelly Self (Archive Material)
Noel Edmonds Self (Archive Material)
Joe Pasquale Narrator
Guest cast
Paisley Billings Self
Joey Essex Self
Kerry Katona Self
Rezzy Ghadjar Self
Marek Larwood Self
Lilah Parsons Self
Sally Morgan Self
Jermaine Pennant Self
Sarah Stone Self
Simon Cowell Self (Archive Material)
Simon Brodkin Self (Archive Material)
Jordan Banjo Self (Archive Material)
Ashley Banjo Self (Archive Material)
Shawn Mendes Self (Archive Material)
Nick Grimshaw Self (Archive Material)
Amanda Holden Self (Archive Material)
Hugh Jackman Self (Archive Material)
Taron Egerton Self (Archive Material)
Channing Tatum Self (Archive Material)
Leon Osman Self (Archive Material)
Gary Lineker Self (Archive Material)
Eamonn Holmes Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Elaine Hackett Executive Producer
Jason Wells Executive Producer
Simon Withington Executive Producer
Sarah Campbell Edit Producer
Andy Merry Edit Producer
Rob Smith Producer/Director
Graham Hodson Editor
Nicholas Searle Editor

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