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Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable. Image shows left to right: Lou Sanders, Mel Giedroyc
Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable

Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable

  • TV chat show / panel show
  • Dave
  • 2021 - 2024
  • 32 episodes (4 series)

Mel Giedroyc hosts a comedy show about sins. Also features Luke McQueen and Lou Sanders.

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'Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable' to return for Series 4

Channel Dave has confirmed a fourth series of Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable. Eight new episodes are being filmed, and this time co-host Lou Sanders will be "traversing the nation to seek confessions".

British Comedy Guide, 14th September 2023

I Talk Telly Awards nominations revealed

Nominations have been announced for the 2022 awards of television news and blog site I Talk Telly.

British Comedy Guide, 13th November 2022

Mel Giedroyc on cake, comedy and Sue Perkins

How did a struggling stand-up become one of the best-loved names on TV? The star of GBBO, Light Lunch and Unforgivable talks about the despair that almost broke her - and the big break she struggled to believe in.

Zoe Williams, The Guardian, 12th September 2022

Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable Series 3 start date

UKTV has announced when Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable Series 3 will start on Dave.

British Comedy Guide, 30th August 2022

Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable returning for a third series

Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable is returning for a third series, with Lou Sanders also back as her assistant.

British Comedy Guide, 31st May 2022

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards nominations 2022

Alma's Not Normal, Sex Education, Stath Lets Flats and Starstruck are amongst the nominees for the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards 2022.

British Comedy Guide, 24th February 2022

There's no knowing what induced Mel to host a second series of this claptrap. She can't be getting paid much, because her sidekick Lou Sanders had to hold up a copy of Mel's new book, for a free plug.

Unforgivable is modelled on Would I Lie To You?, with its tall tales and a special guest each week with some connection to a panellist. But this format has none of the original's wit, crosstalk or glamour. The only conceivable reason to watch is for the set decor, if you admire 1960s jumble sale tat such as green china dogs and velour armchairs. They're the best thing about the show.

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 9th February 2022

Missing Taskmaster? Mel Giedroyc has just the thing

Mel's celebrity panel show Unforgivable is back with plenty more games, shameful stories - and comedy so naughty you can't believed it survived the edit. Who needs Greg Davies?

Joel Golby, The Guardian, 5th February 2022

Katherine Ryan brings her baby to work on Unforgivable

Katherine Ryan brought her new baby on to the set of a panel show, in what's believed to be a TV first. Her son, Fred, was just a few weeks old when he appeared with his mum on Mel Giedroyc's Dave programme Unforgivable.

Chortle, 25th January 2022

Six of UKTV's top ten shows now originals

Dave's Meet The Richardsons and Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable were among the top ten.

Jon Creamer, Televisual, 14th January 2022

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