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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 5

Matt Lucas once more hosts his own awards ceremony - the Lucases - with the nominations provided by actress Maureen Lipman, comedian Julian Clary and stand-up Alex Horne.

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Further details

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

Most Redundant Technology

Julian Clary: Deep fat fryer

Maureen Lipman: Phone box

Alex Horne: Shoelaces ('Winner')

Least Likely To Have Actually Occurred Bible Story

Alex Horne: Methuselah

Maureen Lipman: The Book of Esther

Julian Clary: Adam and Eve and the snake ('Winner')

Guest With The Most Impressive But Ultimately Pointless Skill

Julian Clary: Coin trick

Maureen Lipman: Hula-hooping

Alex Horne: Service station knowledge ('Winner')

Most Charming Guest

Maureen Lipman

Broadcast details

Tuesday 8th May 2012
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Matt Lucas Host / Presenter
Diana Lobatto Matt's Mum
David Arnold Self
Guest cast
Katy Secombe Flatmate
Maureen Lipman Guest
Julian Clary Guest
Alex Horne Guest
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
Tim Ellison Editor
Steve Dix Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer
David Arnold Composer


Fried Food

Matt's mum has some deep fried delights for Matt's guests, Julian Clary, Maureen Lipman and Alex Horne.

View this clip on the BBC website

Featuring: Diana Lobatto (Matt's Mum), Matt Lucas, Julian Clary & Alex Horne.

Bible Play - The Warm-up

Julian Clary, Maureen Lipman and Alex Horne warm up their vocal chords ahead of their biblical performance.

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Featuring: Diana Lobatto (Matt's Mum), Matt Lucas, Julian Clary, Alex Horne & Maureen Lipman.

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