British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 170

Tony Hancock, Two Pints Of Lager and Just A Minute... as always, there's a wide range of topics to test you!

1: What was the name of the oldest child in Outnumbered?


2: Which comedian used the catchphrase "I wanna tell you a story"?

3: Who took over as the star of Hancock's Half Hour for three episodes of the radio series, when Tony Hancock disappeared at short notice?

Hancock's Half Hour. Image shows from L to R: Sidney James (Sid James), Anthony Aloysius St John Hancock (Tony Hancock), Bill Kerr (Bill Kerr).

4: Which of these sitcoms has the lowest number of episodes?

5: In Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps, which animal is Gaz terrified of?

Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson (Will Mellor), Janet (Sheridan Smith), Donna Henshaw (Natalie Casey), Jonny Keogh (Ralf Little), Louise (Kathryn Drysdale). Copyright: BBC.

6: Which of these comedies is NOT based on a book?

7: On Episode 1 of Series 87 of Just A Minute - the first with Sue Perkins as resident host - how many of the panellists managed to speak for an entire minute uninterrupted?

Just A Minute. Sue Perkins. Copyright: BBC.

8: Which popular comedian defeated Lenny Henry to win New Faces in 1975?

9: Who has performed shows called 31, Kahuzzi! and The Ballad of Kylie Jenner's Old Face?

10: In 1978, which comedian released a cover of The Beatles' classic When I'm 64?


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