British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 29

We hope you've been watching comedy from across all the various decades. Let's find out...

1: What was the name of Rigsby's cat in Rising Damp?

Rising Damp. Image shows from L to R: Alan Moore (Richard Beckinsale), Rupert Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter), Philip Smith (Don Warrington). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

2: Which Radio 4 panel show has a waltz composed by Chopin as its theme tune?

3: How many episodes of Last Of The Summer Wine were filmed?

Last Of The Summer Wine. Image shows from L to R: William 'Compo' Simmonite (Bill Owen), Herbert 'Truly' Truelove (Frank Thornton), Norman Clegg (Peter Sallis). Copyright: BBC.

4: Who hosted the final series of BBC sports-based panel show They Think It's All Over?

5: Amongst other jobs, what did Sean Lock do before he became a comedian?

Sean Lock. Copyright: Off The Kerb.

6: In 2009 and 2010 BBC Four broadcast a show called We Need Answers. It was hosted by Mark Watson, Tim Key and...

7: Name the sitcom being filmed here?

Badults. Image shows from L to R: Ben (Ben Clark), Matthew (Matthew Crosby). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

8: What is the plot of 1942 film The Goose Steps Out?

9: Which director has the titles Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie, Only Fools And Horses and Blackadder on her CV?

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie. Image shows from L to R: Patsy (Joanna Lumley), Edina (Jennifer Saunders). Copyright: BBC Films.

10: The film Anna And The Apocalypse focuses on which end-of-the-world situation?

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