The Imitation Game. Image shows from L to R: Rory Bremner, Alexander Armstrong, Debra Stephenson. Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

The Imitation Game

ITV panel show involving impressions. 7 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Stars Alexander Armstrong, Rory Bremner and Debra Stephenson.

Series 1 - Highlights Special

Alexander Armstrong hosts a compilation of highlights from the comedy panel show.

Broadcast details

Friday 28th December 2018
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Alexander Armstrong Host / Presenter
Rory Bremner Regular Panellist
Debra Stephenson Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Jess Robinson Guest
Luke Kempner Guest
Christina Bianco Guest
Jon Culshaw Guest
Anil Desai Guest
Jan Ravens Guest
Kate Robbins Guest
Lewis Macleod Guest
Alistair McGowan Guest
Ronni Ancona Guest
Writing team
Steven Dick Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
James Kettle Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Ruth Wallace Series Producer
Kenton Allen Executive Producer
Saurabh Kakkar Executive Producer
Jon Naismith Executive Producer
Graeme Garden Executive Producer


Jon Culshaw pretends to be Ricky Gervais

Jon Culshaw has the panel so stunned by his Ricky Gervais impression, they forget what game they're playing.

Featuring: Jon Culshaw.


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