British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 111

Did you know that, at the time of writing, 111 episodes of Horrible Histories have been made? This is our 111th quiz, which is why we mention that stat.

1: Which brand did Peter Kay help advertise in 2010?

Peter Kay.

2: Which show features, as its theme song, a version of Handbags And Gladrags?

3: Who is linked to this picture? The necklace says 'Home Bird'.


4: Which comedy features a character who has the surname Theodopolopodous?

5: The American publisher Doubleday released the Red Dwarf books in the US, but their cover illustrations were odd. What did the image show?

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Cat (Danny John-Jules), Lister (Craig Charles), Rimmer (Chris Barrie), Holly (Norman Lovett). Copyright: BBC.

6: Which show below was created by Tom Basden and Sam Leifer?

7: In 2010 BBC Two broadcast The Bubble, a panel show series in which guests were isolated in a house together for four days, with no access to the news. Who hosted the show?

The Bubble. Image shows from L to R: Reginald D Hunter, Victoria Coren Mitchell, Frank Skinner. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

8: From the list below, who was born first?

9: Which British comedy writer created hit American TV series Succession?


10: When in development, Narrow Your Mind was a title suggestion for the show which eventually became known as...


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