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The Matt Lucas Awards. Matt Lucas. Copyright: John Stanley Productions / BBC
The Matt Lucas Awards

The Matt Lucas Awards

  • TV panel show
  • BBC One
  • 2012 - 2013
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

Matt Lucas brings his Radio 2 panel show format to television. Guests nominate people and things for his obscure award categories. Stars Matt Lucas, Diana Lobatto and David Arnold.


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Series 1, Episode 1

Matt Lucas is the host of his own awards ceremony, with nominations provided by guests comedian Jason Manford; former Goodie, Graeme Garden; and German stand-up Henning Wehn.

Preview clips

Further details

The Matt Lucas Awards. Image shows from L to R: Matt Lucas, Henning Wehn, Jason Manford. Copyright: John Stanley Productions / BBC

Smuggest Nation Of People

Jason Manford: Sweden

Henning Wehn: China ('Winner')

Graeme Garden: England

Most Artistic Guest
(The guests had to draw a male life model)

Graeme Garden

Dreadfullest Football Song Ever Sung

Jason Manford: Diamond Lights by Glenn Hoddle & Chris Waddle ('Winner')

Henning Wehn: Far Away In America, by the Village People and German World Cup Squad

Graeme Garden: Sven Sven Sven, by Bell & Spurling

Most Efficient Guest

Henning Wehn

Broadcast details

Tuesday 10th April 2012
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Matt Lucas Host / Presenter
Diana Lobatto Matt's Mum
David Arnold Self
Guest cast
Jason Manford Guest
Graeme Garden Guest
Henning Wehn Guest
Katy Secombe Flatmate
Paul Putner Morph
Martin Bell (as Bell & Spurling) Self
Johnny Spurling (as Bell & Spurling) Self
Writing team
Matt Lucas Writer
Ashley Blaker Writer
Kevin Cecil Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Riley Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Ashley Blaker Series Producer
Richard Grocock Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Matt Lucas Executive Producer
Steve Andrews Editor
Tim Ellison Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer
David Arnold Composer


Flat-pack Furniture Store

Matt Lucas is joined by Jason Manford, Graeme Garden and Henning Wehn to discuss the delights of a certain flat-pack furniture store.

View this clip on the BBC website

Featuring: Matt Lucas, Graeme Garden, Jason Manford & Henning Wehn.


Matt Lucas asks Graeme Garden to place some items on his 'Smug-O-Meter'.

Featuring: Diana Lobatto (Matt's Mum), Matt Lucas, Graeme Garden & Jason Manford.

Far Away in America

Matt Lucas is joined on the stage by Henning Wehn to sing Far Away in America.

Featuring: Matt Lucas & Henning Wehn.

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