British Comedy Quiz

Quiz 99

Our 99th set of questions. If you get full marks, give yourself a chocolate flake.

1: Where is The Good Life set?

The Good Life. Image shows from L to R: Barbara Good (Felicity Kendal), Tom Good (Richard Briers), Margo Leadbetter (Penelope Keith), Jerry Leadbetter (Paul Eddington). Copyright: BBC.

2: Which sitcom has characters called Joe and Duffy?

3: What job do the characters Luella Shakespeare and Frank Hathaway do?

Shakespeare & Hathaway

4: Which actor connects Life Of Riley, Vicious and Don't Forget The Driver?

5: What is the name of the organisation at the centre of Drop The Dead Donkey?

Drop The Dead Donkey. Image shows from L to R: Sally Smedley (Victoria Wicks), George Dent (Jeff Rawle), Joy Merryweather (Susannah Doyle), Henry Davenport (David Swift), Gus Hedges (Robert Duncan), Dave Charnley (Neil Pearson), Damien Day (Stephen Tompkinson), Helen Cooper (Ingrid Lacey). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

6: Which boyband star was at the centre of 2009 comedy series Plus One?

7: Which of these characters from Misfits appeared in more series than the others?

Misfits. Image shows from L to R: Alisha (Antonia Thomas), Curtis (Nathan Stewart-Jarrett), Simon (Iwan Rheon), Nathan (Robert Sheehan), Kelly (Lauren Socha). Copyright: Clerkenwell Films.

8: Arthur Smith exhibited what at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival?

Arthur Smith.

9: Which comedian did Mark Steel put into Room 101 when he appeared on the TV show in 2007?

Mark Steel.

10: Which comedian can memorise a deck of cards in a very short space of time?


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