British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 129

10 more questions to tease you... good luck!

1: When not running the Home Guard, what job did Captain Mainwaring hold?

Dad's Army. Image shows from L to R: Lance Corporal Jones (Clive Dunn), Private Pike (Ian Lavender), Captain Mainwaring (Arthur Lowe), Sergeant Wilson (John Le Mesurier), Private Frazer (John Laurie), Private Godfrey (Arnold Ridley). Copyright: BBC.

2: Which classic comedy ran for 65 episodes?

3: What type of stuffed animal was featured in the Steptoe And Son set?

Steptoe And Son. Image shows from L to R: Harold Steptoe (Harry H. Corbett), Albert Steptoe (Wilfrid Brambell). Copyright: BBC.

4: The two series of Fawlty Towers aired in which years?

Fawlty Towers. Image shows from L to R: Basil Fawlty (John Cleese), Polly (Connie Booth), Manuel (Andrew Sachs). Copyright: BBC.

5: Where was It Ain't Half Hot Mum set, in the early series?

It Ain't Half Hot Mum. Image shows from L to R: Gunner 'Lofty' Sugden (Don Estelle), BSM Geoffrey 'Shut Up' Williams (Windsor Davies), Bombardier 'Gloria' Beaumont (Melvyn Hayes). Copyright: BBC.

6: Come & Get Your Black Bin Bags was a song used in which sitcom?

7: In Taskmaster, the runway extension added to the stage for some of the studio tasks has what name?

Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Daisy May Cooper, Johnny Vegas, Katherine Parkinson, Mawaan Rizwan. Copyright: Avalon Television.

8: In the Radio Times poll of the Top 40 greatest British radio comedies, which show came 40th?

9: As of 2020, select how many comedians have won I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!

10: Here's a behind-the-scenes picture from a film. We have hidden the director. Who is it?

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