Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask - Production Details

Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask. Alexander Armstrong. Image credit: Black Dog Television.

"Panel show hosted by Alexander Armstrong in which the guests don't just answer questions - they have to think them up too"

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Comedy Details
Comedy Type:TV Panel Show
Alternate Names:What Do You Know? (Working Title)
Broadcast:Mon 30th May 2011 - Tue 9th April 2013  (Dave)
Episode Count:15 (pilot + 2 series)
Production Companies :Black Dog Television
So Television
Filming Locations:Non-broadcast pilot filmed on Friday 21st January 2011. Second pilot recorded on Wednesday 6th April 2011. Series 1 recorded 24, 25, 26th October 2011. Series 2 on 5th, 6th, 7th November 2012. Two episodes a night were recorded for each series, and all at The London Studios.
Soundtrack:Title music by Trellis.
Laugh Track:YES, Live Audience
Regular Cast
Alexander Armstrong ... Host / Presenter
Dave Lamb ... Self (Series 1)
Writing Team
Dan Gaster ... Writer (Series 1)
Will Ing ... Writer (Series 1)
Paul Powell ... Writer (Series 1)
Lee Stuart Evans ... Writer
Ged Parsons ... Writer (Series 1)
Steve Punt ... Writer (Series 1)
Colin Swash ... Writer (Series 1)
Ali Crockatt ... Writer (Series 2)
Shaun Pye ... Writer (Series 2)
David Scott ... Writer (Series 2)
Pete Sinclair ... Writer (Series 2)
Aiden Spackman ... Writer (Series 2)
Steve Punt ... Script Editor (Series 2)
Production Team
Geraldine Dowd ... Director (Series 1)
Patricia McGowan ... Series Producer
Paul Wheeler ... Director (Series 2)
Dan Gaster ... Producer (Series 1)
Will Ing ... Producer (Series 1)
Paul Powell ... Producer (Series 1)
Rina Dayalji ... Producer (Series 2)
Graham Stuart ... Exec Producer
Dan Gaster ... Exec Producer (Series 2)
Will Ing ... Exec Producer (Series 2)
Paul Powell ... Exec Producer (Series 2)
Chris Webster ... Production Design
Dan Evans (I) ... Editor (Series 1)
Jonathan Whitehead
(as Trellis)
... Composer
Del Shoebridge ... Editor
Other Cast / Crew
Tess Cuming ... Commissioner (Series 1)
Sarah Fraser ... Commissioner (Series 2)

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