The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year. Jimmy Carr
The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year

The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year

  • TV panel show
  • Channel 4
  • 2004 - 2021
  • 26 episodes

Channel 4's annual topical end-of-year panel show. Hosted by Jimmy Carr and featuring a host of well-known comedians as panellists. Also features Rob Brydon, Jonathan Ross, David Mitchell, Russell Brand, Noel Fielding and more.

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The Big Fat Quiz Of The 90s

Further details

The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year. Jimmy Carr. Copyright: Hot Sauce / Channel 4 Television Corporation

Jimmy Carr hosts the second of three special editions of the Big Fat Quiz series, and if the 90s taught us anything it was how to delete our internet history! But why did we stop eating burgers? How did Magic Eye work? And who were Papa and Nicole?

Send your answers on a postcode or just join Phill Jupitus, Alan Davies, Dara O'Briain, Claudia Winkleman and Jack Whitehall, Denise Van Outen, with guest appearances by Wolf from Gladiators, Michael Buerk, Chesney Hawkes, and Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer as they celebrate the 1990s.


Jack Whitehall and Denise Van Outen came in last place with 28 points. Dara O Briain and Claudia Winkleman came second with 31 points, whilst Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies won the game with 42 points.

Broadcast details

Sunday 23rd September 2012
Channel 4
95 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 23rd September 2012 11:35pm 4seven
Monday 24th September 2012 9:00pm 4seven
Wednesday 26th September 2012 1:40am 4seven
Saturday 29th September 2012 12:05am 4seven
Saturday 29th September 2012 11:05pm 4seven
Thursday 1st November 2012 10:00pm E4
Friday 2nd November 2012 2:00am E4
Saturday 3rd November 2012 9:00pm E4
Saturday 23rd March 2013 11:05pm C4
Saturday 30th March 2013 12:50am 4seven
Monday 21st October 2013 11:00pm E4

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Claudia Winkleman Guest
Charles Dance Self
Guest cast
Denise Van Outen Guest
Dara O Briain Guest
Alan Davies Guest
Phill Jupitus Guest
Jack Whitehall Guest
Vic Reeves Self
CiarĂ¡n Morrison Zig (Voice)
Mick O'Hara Zag (Voice)
Chesney Hawkes Self
Lindsay Armaou Self
Keavy Lynch Self
Michael Buerk Self
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen Self
John Simmit Self
Nikky Smedley Self
Bob Mortimer Self
Linford Christie Self
Barry Killerby (as Mr Blobby) Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Mick Thomas Director
Ben Knappett Producer
Matt Nida Producer
Jonathan Ross Executive Producer
Jane Goldman Executive Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Mark Redfern Editor
Damon Tai Editor
Del Shoebridge Editor
Thomas Holborow Editor
Alastair McCleave Editor
Luke Ellis Editor
Richard Drew Production Designer
Pete Baikie (as Peter Baikie) Composer

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