British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 112

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1: Complete this Alexei Sayle lyric. "'Ullo ___! Got A New Motor?"

Alexei Sayle.

2: Annette Crosbie is probably best known for playing which character?

3: Name the 2012 comedy drama pictured here.

Name the show

4: Who, for their Twitter biography, has written "Trainee hermit, & keen Amateur Squirrel Trainer"?

5: Where was the 2004 - 2006 Channel 4 comedy drama No Angels set?

No Angels. Copyright: World Productions.

6: Which of these sitcom spin-off FILMS was released first?

7: In Drop The Dead Donkey, which of the characters was the moral-free field reporter?

Drop The Dead Donkey

8: Who wrote The Maltby Collection, the Radio 4 sitcom set in a museum?

The Maltby Collection. Copyright: BBC.

9: How many viewers watched the 1986 special of Just Good Friends?

Just Good Friends. Image shows from L to R: Penny Warrender (Jan Francis), Vince Pinner (Paul Nicholas). Copyright: BBC.

10: Christopher Douglas has played cricketer Dave Podmore in a number of Radio 4 series. What year did the first (Dave Podmore's Cricket Fix) start on the station?

Dave Podmore. Dave 'Pod' Podmore (Christopher Douglas).
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