British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 140

We suspect you'll start this one with confidence... but how confident will you be that you've got top marks by the time you reach the end?

1: Which comedy is represented in this cross stitch?

Which show?

2: Here's a recent picture from Mock The Week. Who is performing?

Mock The Week. Copyright: Angst Productions.

3: In the episode The Curse Of Mr Bean, where does the character take his girlfried Irma Gobb on a date?

Mr. Bean. Mr. Bean (Rowan Atkinson). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

4: Name the person pictured here.

Who is this?

5: What is Romesh Ranganathan's real first name?

Have I Got News For You. Romesh Ranganathan.

6: Whose voice do you hear saying "Teletubbies!" during the title sequence of the CBeebies show?

7: Which of these comedies did Pat Coombs NOT star in?

Don't Drink The Water. Dorothy Blake (Pat Coombs). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

8: Who gave legal advice to Jarvis Cocker, after the musician was arrested for invading the stage during Michael Jackson's 1996 Brit Awards performance?

9: What was the name of the horse that would often feature in Steptoe And Son plots?

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

10: Select the working title John Sullivan used for Only Fools And Horses.

Only Fools And Horses. Image shows from L to R: Grandad (Lennard Pearce), Del (David Jason), Rodney (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC.

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