British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 62

Do you remember who Alan Partridge shot? Take our latest quiz...

1: Name this Last Of The Summer Wine character, played by Kathy Staff.

Who is this?

2: What kind of character did Hugh Dennis play in My Hero?

3: Which of these musical groups would you particularly associate with the BBC sitcom Miranda?

Miranda. Image shows from L to R: Stevie (Sarah Hadland), Miranda (Miranda Hart). Copyright: BBC.

4: Who would you associate with the character Theophilus P. Wildebeeste?

5: Which politician made a cameo in the wedding episode of Gavin & Stacey?

Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Bryn (Rob Brydon), Gwen (Melanie Walters), Nessa (Ruth Jones), Stacey (Joanna Page), Gavin (Mathew Horne), Smithy (James Corden), Pam (Alison Steadman), Mick (Larry Lamb). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

6: Which of these people was knighted first?

7: Who was the first host of the TV show Room 101?

8: What was Jack Dee's character name in Lead Balloon?

Who did Jack Dee play?

9: Who sung the theme tune to One Foot In The Grave?

One Foot In The Grave. Image shows from L to R: Margaret Meldrew (Annette Crosbie), Victor Meldrew (Richard Wilson). Copyright: BBC.

10: Select the guest that Alan Partridge shot on his chat show...

Knowing Me, Knowing You... With Alan Partridge. Alan Partridge (Steve Coogan). Copyright: TalkbackThames.


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