British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 79

Monty Python, My Family, Ronnie Barker and Steptoe And Son are amongst this week's topics.

1: Where did Rik Mayall go to university?

Kevin Turvey - The Man Behind The Green Door. 'Himself' (Rik Mayall). Copyright: BBC.

2: Who is the female performer who appeared most often on Monty Python's TV series?

3: What job does Ben Harper do in My Family?

My Family. Image shows from L to R: Michael Harper (Gabriel Thomson), Janey Harper (Daniela Denby-Ashe), Ben Harper (Robert Lindsay), Susan Harper (Zoë Wanamaker), Nick Harper (Kris Marshall).

4: Which of these sitcoms has NOT been adapted for the stage?

5: Name the actor behind the black box in this picture.

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6: Which of these films was in the cinema first?

7: What alias did Ronnie Barker adopt when he turned scriptwriter?

Open All Hours. Albert Arkwright (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: BBC.

8: Who presents Greatest Ever Movie Blunders on Channel 5?

9: Who wrote the Channel 4 sitcom Derry Girls?

Derry Girls. Image shows from L to R: Orla McCool (Louisa Harland), Erin Quinn (Saoirse-Monica Jackson), Clare Devlin (Nicola Coughlan), Michelle Mallon (Jamie-Lee O'Donnell), James Maguire (Dylan Llewellyn). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

10: How many series of Steptoe And Son were filmed in black and white, and how many in colour?

Steptoe And Son. Image shows from L to R: Harold Steptoe (Harry H. Corbett), Albert Steptoe (Wilfrid Brambell). Copyright: BBC.
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