Blockbusters. Dara O Briain. Copyright: Thames.


Comedy Central comedy game show. 10 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Dara O Briain.

Next new episode is on Thursday at 8pm. Episode 2
Episode 1 is repeated tomorrow at 10:30pm.

Blockbusters. Dara O Briain. Copyright: Thames.


Dara O Briain hosts a comedic reboot of the classic game show Blockbusters

Comedy Central
10   (1 series)
Dara O Briain
Matthew Crosby, James Menzies, Brona C. Titley and Simon Weekes
Liz Clare
John Ryan, Jack Kisby-Carroll, Helen Doble, Bernard Markey, Chris Curley, Phil Harris, Kate Edmunds, Arron Ferster, Louise Holmes and Jill Offman

Comedy reboot of the classic TV game show.

Comedy Central's reincarnation remains true to the original format, with players crossing a hexagonal board by answering quiz questions correlating to a letter, for a chance to win an experiential prize.

The brand new series, hosted by Dara O Briain, pits a team of two students against a singular player, as they answer general knowledge questions in the hope to win the board along with some cash. The lucky winner will then have the chance to take on the Gold Run to bag themselves a fantastic experiential prize.

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First broadcast
Thursday 21st March 2019 on Comedy Central at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 23rd May 2019 on Comedy Central at 8pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 1: Tomorrow at 10:30pm on Comedy Central
  2. Series 1 Episode 1: Thursday at 8:30pm on Comedy Central
  3. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 5:30pm on Comedy Central
  4. Series 1 Episode 2: Monday 1st April at 10:30pm on Comedy Central
  5. Series 1 Episode 2: Thursday 4th April at 8:30pm on Comedy Central

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