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[04/23/15 - 07:47 AM]
truTV Reveals 10 Awe-Inspiring Performance Teams Set to Compete in Season 2 of "Fake Off"
The show's sophomore run kicks off Wednesday, May 6 at 10:00/9:00c.

[04/01/15 - 10:03 AM]
truTV Spring 2015 Highlights
Said offerings include the return of "Fake Off" (Wednesday, May 6), "Barmageddon" (Monday, June 1) and "How to Be a Grown Up" (Tuesday, June 2).

[03/10/15 - 10:53 AM]
truTV Reveals New Judging Panel and Host for Second Season of "Fake Off"
Corbin Bleu is set as the new host while Laurieann Gibson and Beau Casper Smart will join Harry Shum Jr. as judges.

[12/09/14 - 10:18 AM]
The Fun Keeps On Coming to truTV with Series Renewals, Greenlights and More
"The Carbonaro Effect," "Fake Off" and "Friends of the People" are all due back on the cable channel.

[10/02/14 - 12:42 PM]
truTV Unveils the 10 Teams Set to Compete In This Fall's Eye-Popping New Series "Fake Off"
The series will take viewers into the visually stunning world of faking, a mix of theater, acrobatics, black light and illusion.

[06/19/14 - 10:18 AM]
truTV to Roll Out Eight New Series over Seven Months
Newly announced premieres include "Way Out West" (July 21), "Jokers Wild" (September 25), "Fake Off" (October 27) and "Friends of the People" (October 28).

[06/11/14 - 10:00 AM]
Chilli, Harry Shum Jr. and Michael Curry to Serve as Judges on truTV's New Competition Series "Fake Off," Hosted by Robert Hoffman
The series, which is slated to premiere this fall, will take viewers into the visually stunning world of Faking, a mix of theater, acrobatics, black light and illusion.

[04/21/14 - 09:18 AM]
truTV Greenlights Six New Series as Part of Bold Brand Evolution
Plus: the network extends newcomer "The Carbonaro Effect" and renews "Impractical Jokers" for a fourth season.







FAKE OFF (TRUTV)
Returns Wednesday, May 6
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/27/14 - ???
STATUS:
returning this summer (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
wednesdays from 10:00 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (8 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from truTV's press release, April 2015) A competition series that stands out from the rest, truTV's Fake Off takes viewers into the visually stunning world of Faking: a mix of theater, acrobatics, black light and illusion. Actor and dancer Corbin Bleu (High School Musical) is set to host as ten teams from around the country compete in the captivating art of Faking. In each episode, teams are challenged to reimagine iconic moments in pop culture to see who's got the skills to be named America's Fake Off champions and walk away with a $100,000 cash prize. Harry Shum Jr. (Glee, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2) returns to the judging panel, and is joined by two new judges: actress, choreographer and Emmy(R)-nominated director Laurieann Gibson (Lady Gaga Presents: The Monster Ball Tour at Madison Square Garden, Making the Band) and actor, creative director and choreographer Beau Casper Smart (Street, Big Bang Theory, Nick Jonas, Jennifer Lopez). Meghan Camarena better known as YouTube sensation Strawburry17 will serve as backstage correspondent, a new role created this season. truTV has ordered 8 one-hour episodes for season 2 of Fake Off, which is produced by Endemol Shine North America.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Beau Casper Smart as Judge (Season 2- )
· Corbin Bleu as Host (Season 2 -)
· Harry Shum Jr. as Judge
· Laurieann Gibson as Judge (Season 2- )
· Meghan Camarena as Correspondent (Season 2- )
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Michael Curry as Judge (Season 1)
· Robert Hoffman as Host (Season 1)
· Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas as Judge (Season 1)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Chris Culvenor as EP
· Eden Gaha as EP
· James Sunderland as EP
· Robin Feinberg as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (competition)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Shine America