Faking It

Faking It

2001 - 2004, Reality
Documentary series in which people take up the challenge to completely transform their identities.

Episode Guide

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    Faking It

    Jessica Wright, a 25-year-old clog dancer from Cornwall, has four weeks to become a sexy backing dancer for R&B singer Jamelia.

  • Faking It - Lifesaver to Heartbreaker (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    Lifesaver to Heartbreaker

    An EMT becomes a beauty pageant contestant with the help of a former Miss USA.

  • Faking It - Computer Geek to Fitness Freak (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    Computer Geek to Fitness Freak

    A woman wants more than her fingers to be in great shape.

  • Faking It - Snowhills to Beverly Hills (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    Snowhills to Beverly Hills

    A Ski Patrol member and wilderness guide tries to survive selling real estate in Beverly Hills, Calif.

  • Faking It - Simple Life to Social Life (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Simple Life to Social Life

    An organic farmer tries out the New York social scene.

  • Faking It - Briefcase to Body Slam (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    Briefcase to Body Slam

    A New York lawyer tries to pass himself as a professional wrestler.

  • Faking It - Super Shy to Superfly (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    Super Shy to Superfly

    A timid librarian kicks up her heels to become a barmaid.

  • Faking It - On the Range to La-La Land (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    On the Range to La-La Land

    A sheep-shearer travels to Beverly Hills to become a high-fashion hairstylist.

  • Faking It - Dry Clean to Style Queen (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:

    Dry Clean to Style Queen

    A woman who works in a dry cleaners becomes a New York fashion-stylist.

  • Faking It - The Three Rs to Protecting Stars (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    The Three Rs to Protecting Stars

    A kindergarten teacher is transformed into a personal bodyguard.

  • Faking It - Hard Work to Hard Body (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Hard Work to Hard Body

    A welder turns male model.

  • Faking It - Lectures to Lap Dances (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    Lectures to Lap Dances

    A literature professor attempts to fake it as a Chippendale.

  • Faking It - Bibles to Bling-Bling (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Bibles to Bling-Bling

    A pastor from New England tries to fool judges into believing he is a used car salesman from Las Vegas.

  • Faking It - Toppings to Top Chef (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Toppings to Top Chef

    A pizza man takes four weeks of training to fool culinary experts into thinking he is a master chef.

  • Faking It - Football Manager (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Football Manager

    Maximillion is a chess-playing bachelor from rural Herefordshire; his spare time is spent on his own, playing Internet chess or camping; in four weeks, Max must be able to fool three experts into thinking he's an experienced football manager.

  • Faking It - Showbiz Reporter (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Showbiz Reporter

    Jatinder, a 29-year-old working mom, has four weeks to transform herself into an expert showbiz reporter, even though she's more at home behind the till in her family's newsstand.

  • Faking It - Dog Trainer (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Dog Trainer

    Rob, a 31-year-old bachelor, is a management consultant; he has four weeks to train in doggy dancing, a brand new craze sweeping the nation.

  • Faking It - Rock Chick (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Rock Chick

    Laura Jane, a 20-year-old Christian choir girl, must convince the experts she's a raunchy rock chick.

  • Faking It - Bicycle Courier to Polo Player (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Bicycle Courier to Polo Player

    Malcolm is a bicycle courier from Manchester; he's got to learn to play polo well enough to convince experts judging him in his final match to believe he's been playing for years.

  • Faking It - Drag Racer to Drag Queen (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Drag Racer to Drag Queen

    A rural-Wisconsin off-road racer becomes a New York drag queen.

  • Faking It - Six Pack to Chardonnay (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Six Pack to Chardonnay

    A beer-guzzler tries to convince judges he is a wine sommelier.

  • Faking It - Polo to Wrangler (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Polo to Wrangler

    A wealthy city-boy tries to pass himself off as a cowboy.

  • Faking It - Toolbelt to Toile (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Toolbelt to Toile

    A carpenter pretends to be a Beverly Hills interior designer.

  • Faking It - Ivy League to Big League (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Ivy League to Big League

    NFL cheerleaders attempt to turn a brainy Harvard graduate into a perky, glamorous cheerleader.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Faking It

    Chris Sweeney leaves behind his life as the lead singer of a punk band and tries to fake it as an orchestral conductor.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Faking It

    Lucy Craig swaps her life as ferry stewardess as she attempts to fake it as a yachtswoman.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Faking It

    23-year-old computer games tester Phil Deane has just a month to swap his virtual racing world for the real one.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Faking It

    David Keith swaps his life as a radiographer to fake it as a fashion photographer.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Faking It

    Web designer Stuart Matheson leaves his desk to see if he can become a surfer.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Faking It

    Insurance man Matt Davies struggles to become a movie stunt man.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Faking It

    A black-belt kick boxer from York attempts to fake it as a ballroom dancer.

  • Faking It - Garage MC (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Garage MC

    A self-confessed "suit" tries to become a garage mechanic.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Faking It

    A 999 operator has four weeks to convince top names in television that she is a TV studio director.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Faking It

    A nightclub dancer re-invents herself as a showjumper despite never riding a horse before.

  • Faking It - Ballet Dancer to Wrestler (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Ballet Dancer to Wrestler

    A mild-mannered ballet dancer must transform himself into a nasty wrestling bad-boy.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Faking It

    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.

  • Faking It - Sheep-Shearer to Hairdresser (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Sheep-Shearer to Hairdresser

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Faking It

    A burger vendor is about to be transformed into a top haute cuisine chef.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Faking It

    Painter/ decorator Paul, tries to make it as a conceptual artist in London's notoriously fickle contemporary art world.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Faking It

    Country vicar Nigel Done swaps his parish and clerical garb for the streets of Essex to learn how to be a car salesman.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Faking It

    Sian Evans, 22, is taken to London to live with a top DJ to see if she can transform herself from reserved musician to DJ club chick.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Faking It

    Lisa is plucked from her job in a chemists shop to become a modern-day Eliza Doolittle.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Faking It

    Alex Geikie moves from the country to become an East End hard-man.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    Faking It

    James Sawyer's test continues.

  • Faking It - Faking It (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Faking It

    A committed tomboy, Jo will head for London, where she will attempt to fake it as a Latin Ballroom Dancer.