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Faking It

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    Alex the Animal

    Could you learn to be another person in just one month? This was the challenge for Alex Geiki, a sensitive 20-year-old student who becomes a nightclub bouncer.

    Strong language50 mins
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    Shop Girl to It Girl

    Like a modern day Eliza Dolittle, Lisa from Yorkshire agrees to leave her job in a local shop, and try to convince a group of posh society guests that she is a true blue-blood

    50 mins
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    Cellist to DJ

    Straight-laced, classical cellist Sian Evans has just one month to transform herself into a hedonistic DJ club chick

    Strong language49 mins
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    Vicar to Car Dealer

    Country vicar Nigel Done swaps his sleepy parish and clerical garb for the mean streets of Essex to learn how to be a second-hand car salesman. Will he manage the challenge?

    Strong language49 mins
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    Painter and Decorator to Conceptual Artist

    How will painter and decorator Paul - who has no experience in art - make it as a conceptual artist in London's notoriously fickle contemporary art world?

    Strong language48 mins
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    Burgerman to Chef

    Ed is a burger vendor by trade, but he's about to be transformed into a top haute cuisine chef, learning the trade in the kitchens of some of Britain's finest and most demanding chefs

    Strong language49 mins
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    Sheep Shearer to Hairdresser

    Softly-spoken country boy Gavin swaps rural bliss for the hectic streets of London to see if he can 'fake it' as a top-class hairdresser. Has he got what it takes to fool the judges?

    Strong language49 mins
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    Ballet Dancer to Wrestler

    Kasper Cornish is a mild-mannered, talented ballet dancer from London, yet in just one month he must transform himself into a plausible, nasty, aggressive wrestling bad-boy.

    Strong language49 mins
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    Showgirl to Showjumper

    Shelley, a nightclub dancer from south London, has never sat on a horse. Yet, in just four weeks, she will have to re-invent herself as a show jumper, and do it so convincingly as to fool judges!

    Strong language49 mins
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    Faking it Changed My Life

    What impact did the identity-transformation series have on the participants' lives? From their personalities to their image, and their confidence to their careers, did Faking It change them for ever?

    Strong language and some nudity49 mins
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    Naval Officer to Drag Queen

    Spence Bowdler, a 30-year-old ex-naval officer and self-confessed 'macho' man, transforms into a drag queen.

    Strong language76 mins
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    Emergency Control Opertor to TV Studio Director

    Lynn Hurst, a telephone operator for the Edinburgh fire service, has just four weeks to convince some of the top names in TV that she's a live TV studio director.

    Strong language77 mins
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    Lawyer to Garage MC

    Faking It follows self-confessed 'suit' George on a month-long mission to re-invent himself as a super-cool, lyric-spitting Garage MC.

    Strong language77 mins
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    Kickboxer to Ballroom Dancer

    Jo Weatherill, a 26-year-old black belt kickboxer from York, tries to fake it as a Latin ballroom dancer, with help from mentors Paul Harris and ex-champion Karen Hardy.

    Strong language49 mins
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    Insurance Salesman to Stuntman

    Matt Davies, a 31-year-old insurance man, swaps a life of risk-assessing for risk taking as he struggles to become a movie stunt man in just one month.

    Strong language49 mins
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    Web Designer to Surfer

    Twenty-seven-year-old web designer Stuart Matheson leaves behind his desk-bound London life and heads for Cornwall to see if he can ride the waves and become a surfer.

    Strong language49 mins
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    Radiographer to Fashion Photographer

    Twenty-seven-year-old David Keith swaps his life as a radiographer and tries to fake it as a fashion photographer in just four weeks

    Strong language49 mins
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    Games Tester to Racing Driver

    A 23-year-old computer games tester has just a month to swap his virtual racing world for the real one and convince a team of experts that he is a bona fide racing driver.

    Strong language49 mins
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    Ferry Stewardess to Yachtswoman

    Twenty-eight-year-old Lucy Craig leaves her life as ferry stewardess behind for four weeks as she attempts to fake it as a yachtswoman.

    Strong language49 mins
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    Punk Rocker to Orchestra Conductor

    Chris Sweeney leaves behind his life as lead singer of a punk band as he tries to fake it as an orchestral conductor in just four weeks.

    Strong language64 mins
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    Bicycle Courier to Polo player

    Malcolm 'Woody' Woodcock, a bicycle courier from Manchester, has just four weeks in which to pass himself off as a polo player

    Strong language49 mins
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    Faking It Changed My Life

    A look back at the 2002 series of Faking It, following up on some remarkable developments in the lives of the participants

    Strong language49 mins
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    Choir Girl to Rock Chick

    Twenty-year-old Christian choirgirl Laura-Jane Foley leaves behind her straight-laced Cambridge university life for London to be transformed into a rock chick

    Strong language49 mins
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    Management Consultant to Dog Trainer

    Bachelor Rob Archer is a high-flying management consultant in London, but he swaps that role for one of an expert dog trainer - in just four weeks!

    Strong language49 mins
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    Newsagent to Showbiz Reporter

    Twenty-nine-year-old working mum Jatinder Sumal puts her real life on hold and swaps bringing up children and working in the family newsagent for a crash course in TV reporting

    Strong language49 mins
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    Chess Player to Football Manager

    Former professional chess player Maximillion Devereaux trades his chessboard and rural idyll for the football pitch as he attempts to fake it as a football manager in a month

    Strong language49 mins
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    Clog Dancer to Backing Dancer

    Jessica Wright is a 25-year-old clog dancer from Cornwall, but in a few weeks she will be performing with R&B singer Jamelia in front of thousands, live at Earls Court

    49 mins
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    History of Art Student to Graffiti Artist

    Twenty-year-old country boy James Sawyer has four weeks to shed the tweeds, move into an urban jungle and convince us that he's a streetwise graffiti artist

    49 mins
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    Factory Worker to Fashion Designer

    Twenty-four-year-old factory worker Mick Wigham leaves the grittiness of the production line for the glamour of the catwalk as he tries to fake it as a fashion designer

    49 mins
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