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.

Another series is in development.

The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year 2008

Further details

The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year. Image shows from L to R: James Corden, Sean Lock, Claudia Winkleman, Jimmy Carr, Davina McCall, Michael McIntyre, Dara O Briain. Copyright: Hot Sauce / Channel 4 Television Corporation.

Channel 4's seasonal extravaganza returns with host Jimmy Carr. A star-studded line up of celebrities vie for the Big Fat Quiz of the Year trophy, battling it out to see who knows most about the news and events of the past 12 months. Plus there are surprise visits by secret and seriously A-list guests to help the teams. With questions such as, 'Who got a brand new hairdo in court after a run in with a furious ex-wife?' and 'Which political heavyweight got his knickers in a twist over M&S pants?' this year's show is certain to be the most entertaining yet. Tune in and play along at home.

Broadcast details

Sunday 28th December 2008
Channel 4
130 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Claudia Winkleman Guest
    Jon Snow Self
    Guest cast
    James Corden Guest
    Sean Lock Guest
    Davina McCall Guest
    Michael McIntyre Guest
    Dara O Briain Guest
    Alan Carr Self
    Christine Ohuruogu (as Christina Ohuruogu) Self
    James DeGale Self
    Katy Perry Self
    Mark Foster Self
    Sarah Silverman Self
    John Hurt Self
    Jodie Kidd Self
    Kayvan Novak Self
    Alan Sugar Self
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
    Jim Pullin Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
    Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
    Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
    Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Mick Thomas Director
    Jane Goldman Producer
    Emily Dean Producer
    Seamus Murphy-Mitchell Producer
    Steve Andrews Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    Pete Baikie (as Peter Baikie) Composer

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