British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 148

Oh, looking back over this page now we realised we've not written any accessibly easy questions this time... so good luck!

1: What did Sue Perkins achieve this week?

(Week beginning 5th April 2021)

Sue Perkins.

2: In Green Wing, the hospital's staff liaison officer is named Sue...

Sue is in the middle

3: Variety benefit format The Secret Policeman's Ball raises money for which organisation?

The Secret Policeman's Ball. Image shows from L to R: Noel Fielding, Russell Brand.

4: Here's a picture from a 2013 hidden camera prank show. Who is behind the black box?

What show?

5: Complete the following line from Friday Night Dinner, said by Martin: "Don't waste gin. It's your mother's for when she's...”

Friday Night Dinner. Image shows from L to R: Adam (Simon Bird), Jonny (Tom Rosenthal), Martin (Paul Ritter), Jackie (Tamsin Greig).

6: Which of these comedians does NOT support Liverpool FC?

7: In The Two Ronnies Mastermind sketch, what is the answer the contestant gives to the question: "What is Bernard Manning famous for?"

The Two Ronnies. Ronnie Corbett. Copyright: BBC.

8: In Father Ted, which piece of music is played to make Father Jack to stand up?

Father Ted. Image shows from L to R: Father Dougal McGuire (Ardal O'Hanlon), Father Ted Crilly (Dermot Morgan), Father Jack Hackett (Frank Kelly), Mrs Doyle (Pauline McLynn). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

9: What subject did Hugh Dennis study at university?

Taskmaster. Hugh Dennis. Copyright: Avalon Television.

10: What was the name of Sophie Duker's Edinburgh Comedy Award-nominated Fringe show from 2019?

Sophie Duker.

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