British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 145

Here's this week's quiz. As it's nearly Red Nose Day, you might also like to try our Comic Relief Quiz, which we published in 2019.

1: Name the comic strip about school kids that has appeared in The Beano since the 1950s.

The Beano strip

2: Name this character from The Office.

The Office character

3: Where was The Likely Lads set?

The Likely Lads. Image shows from L to R: Terry Collier (James Bolam), Bob Ferris (Rodney Bewes). Copyright: BBC.

4: What is The Vital Spark?

5: When did Just A Minute first air?

Just A Minute. Nicholas Parsons. Copyright: BBC.

6: Who played hotel CEO Crystal Hennessy-Vass in Benidorm?

7: Here's a picture of a character from The Fast Show. What is his name?

The Fast Show

8: Here's a picture of Bob Porter, played by Lloyd McGuire. Which show did Bob appear in?


9: 2008 comedy drama The Invisibles starred Anthony Head and Warren Clarke. How would you describe their characters?

The Invisibles. Image shows from L to R: Maurice Riley (Anthony Head), Syd Woolsey (Warren Clarke). Copyright: Company Pictures.

10: As of Series R (which finished in February 2021), who has been QI's most frequent panellist?

QI. Sandi Toksvig. Copyright: TalkbackThames.

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