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Blankety Blank

BBC One and ITV comedy panel game show. 290 episodes (18 series), 1979 - 2021. Stars Terry Wogan, Les Dawson, Paul O'Grady and Bradley Walsh.

Returns Saturday 2nd October at 9pm. Episode Guide

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Blankety Blank

Comedy panel-game-show of missing words hosted in turn by Terry Wogan, Les Dawson, Lily Savage and Bradley Walsh

1979 - 2021
290   (18 series), plus 8 unaired episodes
Terry Wogan, Les Dawson, Paul O'Grady and Bradley Walsh
Richard Valentine

Can you fill in the blanks for the chance to win a prize?

A comedy panel-cum-game show in which public contestants pick celebrity players to guess the missing word from a common phrase, with the hope their choice makes a point-winning combination.

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Also known as
  • Lily Savage's Blankety Blank (Other official name)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 18th January 1979 on BBC One at 7:55pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 25th December 2020 on BBC One at 7pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 18 Episode 1: Friday 8th October at 12:05am on BBC1

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