Episode 1.8 - The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year 2010

Jonathan Ross, Ruth Jones, Alan Carr, Noel Fielding, Michael McIntyre and Richard Ayoade join Jimmy Carr to see who remembers most about 2010.

In-Depth Episode Synopsis

Warning: the below synopsis may contain spoilers

Jimmy Carr puts a panel of celebrities including Jonathan Ross, Ruth Jones, Alan Carr, Noel Fielding, Michael McIntyre and Richard Ayoade to the test as they battle it out to see who remembers most about the events of 2010.

Can you remember the name of instrument that was the scourge of the South African World Cup? Which unsuspecting character did Gordon Brown brand as 'ignorant' during the general election? What did 50-year-old spinster Mary Bale throw away to become Britain's most hated woman? If you know the answer to all, some, or even none, of the above then join Jimmy as he challenges the host of famous faces to win the coveted Big Fat Quiz crown. Assisting Jimmy are some seriously A-list question setters. As well as surprises, treats and laughs, some of the year's biggest names and newsmakers also drop in to the studio.

First Broadcast Details

Mon 3rd January 2011
Channel 4
2.67 million viewers (12.9% audience share)
125 minutes

Main Repeats

  • Wed 5th Jan 2011 (9:00pm, E4)
  • Sun 9th Jan 2011 (10:55pm, C4)
  • Thu 27th Jan 2011 (11:05pm, E4)

Episode 1.8 Cast & Crew

Regular Cast
Jimmy Carr ... Host / Presenter
Jonathan Ross ... Guest
Guest Cast
Noel Fielding ... Guest
Alan Carr ... Guest
Richard Ayoade ... Guest
Michael McIntyre ... Guest
Ruth Jones ... Guest
Louie Spence ... Self
Darryl Mann ... Self
Writing Team
Jimmy Carr ... Writer (Additional Material)
Jim Pullin ... Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye ... Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele ... Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English ... Writer (Additional Material)
Production Team
Mick Thomas ... Director
Ben Knappett ... Producer
Matt Nida ... Producer
Jonathan Ross ... Exec Producer
Jane Goldman ... Exec Producer
Richard Drew ... Production Design
Steve Andrews ... Editor
Peter Baikie ... Composer

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