Duck Quacks Don't Echo. Lee Mack. Copyright: Magnum Media.

Duck Quacks Don't Echo

Sky One panel show testing curious facts. 41 episodes (6 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Lee Mack, Simon Foster, Emily Grossman, David Wharton and others.

Series 5, Episode 1 is repeated on Sky2 on Sunday 5th April at 2:40am.

Series 1, Episode 4

Further details

Duck Quacks Don't Echo. Image shows from L to R: Stephen Graham, Lee Mack, Miranda Hart, Richard Ayoade. Copyright: Magnum Media.

Next time you find yourself wandering around Trafalgar Square getting peeved by the pigeons, be warned: they remember human faces. That's just one of the trivia titbits for the taking in this episode featuring Miranda Hart, Stephen Graham (from Boardwalk Empire) and Richard Ayoade.

Less creepy facts revolve around a toddler's apparent inability to lie, and the fire-extinguishing properties of egg whites, though things do get slightly ickier when Lee Mack and the gang conduct a breath-based gender test.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 28th February 2014
Time
10pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Lee Mack Host / Presenter
Simon Foster (as Dr Simon Foster) Self
Emily Grossman (as Dr Emily Grossman) Self
David Wharton Self
John Sergeant Narrator
Guest cast
Miranda Hart Guest
Richard Ayoade Guest
Stephen Graham Guest
Nicky Clayton (as Dr. Nicky Clayton) Self
Elena Hoicka (as Dr. Elena Hoicka) Self
Writing team
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Webster Writer (Additional Material)
Helen Younger Script Editor
Iain Wimbush Script Editor
Production team
Julia Knowles Director
Karen Murdoch Series Producer
Reshmi Bajnath Producer
Andy Auerbach Executive Producer
Dean Nabarro Executive Producer
Chris Brogden Executive Producer
Phil Edgar-Jones (as Philip Edgar-Jones) Executive Producer
Ben Heather Editor
Markus Blee Production Designer

Videos

Do Pigeons Recognise You?

Lee Mack's show reveals if pigeons can recognise your face.

Featuring: John Sergeant, Dr. Nicky Clayton.

Can Three-Year-Olds Lie?

Lee Mack's show tests whether three year-old kids can lie.

Featuring: John Sergeant, Dr. Elena Hoicka.

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