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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 2 - Christmas Special

Matt's guests are Alan Davies, Jo Brand and Rhod Gilbert - and the categories they'll be discussing during the show include 'Most Irritating Christmas Song' and 'Lamest Christmas Present Ever Received'.

Preview clips

Further details

The Matt Lucas Awards. Image shows from L to R: Matt Lucas, Matt's Mum (Diana Lobatto). Copyright: John Stanley Productions / BBC

People You'd Most Like To Leave Off The Christmas Card List

Rhod Gilbert: People who draw their eyebrows ('Winner')

Alan Davies: Dog owners

Jo Brand: People who've had their teeth whitened

Most Effective Post-Christmas Diet

Alan Davies: Carb-free diet ('Winner')

Rhod Gilbert: Stop eating like a dog diet

Jo Brand: Not being 'me' diet

Most Disappointing Christmas Present Ever Received

Jo Brand: A kitten

Alan Davies: A bat box ('Winner')

Rhod Gilbert: Home-made board games

Hidden Talent Award

Alan Davies: Naming Arsenal players by their haircuts

Jo Brand: An encyclopaedic knowledge of Elvis Costello songs ('Winner')

Rhod Gilbert: I'm so good at French I can convince a French person I'm French

Most Festive Guest

Rhod Gilbert

Broadcast details

Tuesday 17th December 2013
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Matt Lucas Host / Presenter
Diana Lobatto Matt's Mum
Guest cast
Jo Brand Guest
Alan Davies Guest
Rhod Gilbert Guest
Bob Carolgees Self
Bonnie Langford Self
Ted Robbins Self
David Ginola Self
Jean-Christophe Novelli (as Jean Christophe Novelli) Self
Writing team
Matt Lucas Writer
Ashley Blaker Writer
Production team
Geoff Posner Director
Ashley Blaker Series Producer
Matt Lucas Executive Producer
Saurabh Kakkar Executive Producer
Eamonn Bownes Producer
Richard Trier Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer
David Arnold Composer


A Bloaty Creek

Alan Davies tells Matt why he cut down on carbs.

View this clip on the BBC website

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