British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 127

Time to test your memory again...

1: Which sitcom did NOT have a film adaptation?

2: What was Herr Flick's first name?

'Allo 'Allo!

3: Who narrated the early series of Googlebox?

4: Which sitcom has a theme tune called This Wheel's On Fire?

5: When hosting Have I Got News For You, who threw a biro, causing Ian Hislop to bleed?

Have I Got News For You. Image shows from L to R: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton.

6: As of November 2020, which of these panel shows has filmed the most episodes?

(Not including highlight compilations, etc. UK versions only)

7: In what year was the album Derek and Clive (Live) released?

Image shows from L to R: Dudley Moore, Peter Cook. Copyright: BBC.

8: Who starred as Jim in 1980s sitcom Up The Elephant And Round The Castle?

9: In Series 8 of Taskmaster, when asked to bring in the "most powerful smell", who offered up a fart in a jar?

Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Lou Sanders, Iain Stirling, Greg Davies, Sian Gibson, Alex Horne, Paul Sinha, Joe Thomas. Copyright: Avalon Television.

10: Here are some words taken from the author notes of an autobiography. "A whimsical master, he has received acclaim from around the world, including a record breaking five consecutive nominations for Best Comedy Show". Who wrote the book?


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