|Genre||Comedy Panel game|
|Written by||James Menzies|
|Directed by||Ian Lorimer|
|Presented by||Matt Edmondson|
|Theme music composer||Dobs Vye|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||2|
|No. of episodes||18 (list of episodes)|
|Executive producer(s)||Gary Chippington|
|Production location(s)||Riverside Studios (2013)|
Elstree Studios (2014)
|Running time||45 minutes (inc. adverts)|
|Production company(s)||STV Productions|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Original release||3 January 2013 –|
6 March 2014
Fake Reaction is a British television comedy panel game shown on ITV2 that ran for two series from 3 January 2013 to 6 March 2014 presented by Matt Edmondson with regular team captains Joe Swash and Ellie Taylor.
A pilot edition was recorded in April 2012 for BBC Three, however the show was picked up by ITV2 for an eight-episode run from 3 January 2013. A second series of ten episodes began production in late 2013, and premiered on 2 January 2014.
On 3 September 2014, Edmondson revealed that the programme had been axed after two series.
|Series||Start date||End date||Episodes|
|1||3 January 2013||21 February 2013||8|
|2||2 January 2014||6 March 2014||10|
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