The Marriage Ref. Dermot O'Leary. Copyright: Zeppotron.

The Marriage Ref

ITV panel show about relationships. 7 episodes (1 series) in 2011. Stars Dermot O'Leary.

Series 1, Episode 4

This week, Dermot is joined by comedians Jack Whitehall and Sarah Millican and presenter Eamonn Holmes, who must decide who is in the right and who is in the wrong in a series of romantic tiffs. The panel meet a boyfriend who will not stop playing pranks on his long-suffering girlfriend, and a wife who refuses to stop cleaning in the nude.

Further details

The Couples


James vs Sam Brown
The panel decided that Sam should not have to curb her obsessive compulsive cleaning habits.

Keith vs Teresa Barrow
The panel decided that Teresa should be allowed to continue her Donny Osmond obsession.

Gemma vs Craig Bennett-Robson
The panel decided that Craig should stop constantly playing pranks on Gemma.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 9th July 2011
Time
9pm
Channel
ITV
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dermot O'Leary Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Sarah Millican Guest
Eamonn Holmes Guest
Jack Whitehall Guest
Writing team
Ivor Baddiel Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Les Keen Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Swimer Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Gemma Rawcliffe Director
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Paul Taylor Director
Karen Murdoch Producer
Sam Eastall Producer
Gemma Rawcliffe Producer
Russell Balkind Producer
Sam Pinnell Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Paul Taylor Producer
Simon Greenall Announcer
Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • Broadcast details of 2 further repeats of this episode
  • This episode's inital overnight ratings
  • BCG Pro business users can see additional crew credits  
    If you join BCG Pro business, you can see composer, production designer & editor credits for this episode.

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?