The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year. Jimmy Carr.

The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year

Channel 4 panel show about the year. 22 episodes, 2004 - 2018. Stars Jimmy Carr, Rob Brydon, Jonathan Ross, David Mitchell and others.

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The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year. Image shows from L to R: David Mitchell, Big Narstie, Katherine Ryan, Jimmy Carr, Roisin Conaty, Richard Ayoade, Noel Fielding.

The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year 2017

To celebrate the dawn of another year, Jimmy Carr puts a panel of top celebrity teams to test as he presents his big, fat and fiendishly difficult quiz on all the goings on from 2017. This year's players are Richard Ayoade, Noel Fielding, David Mitchell, Big Narstie, Katherine Ryan and Roisin Conaty.

Further details

2017 is almost over, so what better way to make sense of the past 12 months than via the Big Fat Quiz Of The Year?

What calamities befell Theresa May during her conference speech? Who were Taylor Swift's unlikely musical collaborators? And how did Brenda speak for the whole nation? Quizmaster Jimmy Carr tests a panel of A-list celebrities including Richard Ayoade, Noel Fielding, David Mitchell, Big Narstie, Katherine Ryan and Roisin Conaty to see how closely they've been paying attention to the last year.

A host of celebrity question setters, including Charles Dance and Jon Snow, also help to test the nation on 2017's most memorable moments. So sit back, pour yourself a nice hot mug of covfefe, and say farewell to another memorable year with the ultimate pub quiz.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 26th December 2017
Channel 4
130 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    David Mitchell Guest
    Noel Fielding Guest
    Richard Ayoade Guest
    Jon Snow Self
    Charles Dance Self
    Guest cast
    Big Narstie Guest
    Katherine Ryan Guest
    Roisin Conaty Guest
    Allan Mustafa Grindah
    Hugo Chegwin Beats
    Steve Stamp Steves
    Nadiya Hussain Self
    Vince Vaughn Self
    Liam Charles Self
    Clare Balding Self
    Ed Balls Self
    Liam Smyth 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)
    James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
    Matt Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Mick Thomas Director
    Jonathan Ross Executive Producer
    Jane Goldman Executive Producer
    Matt Nida Series Producer
    Juliet Redden Producer
    Aoife Bower Edit Producer
    Del Shoebridge Editor
    Jamie Shemeld Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    Pete Baikie (as Peter Baikie) Composer
    Deborah Cantor Costume Designer
    Marcia Stanton Costume Designer
    Donald McInnes Make-up Designer
    Chris Kempton Lighting Designer
    Nick Brimble Announcer


    Jimmy Carr completely loses control

    Various clips showing Jimmy Carr slowly losing control of the Big Fat Quiz of the Year 2017.

    Featuring: Jimmy Carr, David Mitchell, Noel Fielding, Richard Ayoade, Big Narstie, Katherine Ryan, Roisin Conaty.


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