Lying on Big BrotherThe lie:
Bateman attempted to win the sympathy of viewers and fellow housemates on the first series of the reality show by giving a tearful explanation about how he had tragically lost his wife in a car crash and then tried to cheat his way through the nomination process.The truth:
When the housemates found out what he was up to, they accused him of being "sick". He was kicked off the show and later admitted the story was a complete fabrication and soon became renowned as 'Nasty Nick' He said: "I haven't committed a murder, it's a very small error."
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