British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 21

We think we've written a particularly tough set of questions this week. Anything over a score of 5 is good!

1: Peter Kay, appearing as Geraldine McQueen, starred in a music video for Red Nose Day 2011 with Susan Boyle. What song did they sing together?

Britain's Got The Pop Factor And Possibly A New Celebrity Jesus Christ Soapstar Superstar Strictly On Ice. Geraldine McQueen (Peter Kay).

2: Who played Hattie Jacques in the 2011 BBC Four biopic about her life?

3: Would I Lie To You? was originally going to star Angus Deayton, David Mitchell and...

Would I Lie To You?. Image shows from L to R: Lee Mack, Angus Deayton, David Mitchell. Copyright: Zeppotron.

4: In which show would you hear the words "Eranu" and "Uvavu"?

5: Who helped fund the production of Monty Python's Life Of Brian?

Monty Python's Life Of Brian.

6: Who owned this prop?

What is this?

7: Keep It In The Family was created by Brian Cooke. But what was his profession before he turned his hand to writing TV sitcom?

Keep It In The Family. Image shows from L to R: Susan Rush (Stacy Dorning), Dudley Rush (Robert Gillespie), Muriel Rush (Pauline Yates), Jacqui Rush (Sabina Franklyn). Copyright: Thames Television.

8: Which family lives at 19 Keely Road in London?

9: How many series did Channel 4 comedy drama Teachers run for?

Teachers. Image shows from L to R: Jenny Page (Nina Sosanya), Kurt McKenna (Navin Chowdhry), Simon Casey (Andrew Lincoln), Susan Gately (Raquel Cassidy), Brian Steadman (Adrian Bower). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

10: What was the name of the policeman in Sykes?

No clues, sorry


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