British Comedy Guide

QI. Image shows from L to R: Alan Davies, Sandi Toksvig. Copyright: TalkbackThames.


BBC Two and BBC One panel show focusing on quite interesting facts. 218 episodes (pilot + 15 series), 2003 - 2017. Stars Sandi Toksvig, Alan Davies and Stephen Fry.

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Series C, Episode 4 is repeated on Dave on tomorrow at 12:20am
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Series A

Creation of Adam.

1. Adam

First broadcast: Thursday 11th September 2003

With John Sessions, Danny Baker and Hugh Laurie.

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Astronomy - Cruithne.

2. Astronomy

First broadcast: Thursday 18th September 2003

With Bill Bailey, Rich Hall and Jeremy Hardy.

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Aquatic Animals - Blue Whale.

3. Aquatic Animals

First broadcast: Thursday 25th September 2003

With Clive Anderson, Meera Syal and Bill Bailey.

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Atoms - Hydrogen Atom.

4. Atoms

First broadcast: Thursday 2nd October 2003

With Jo Brand, Howard Goodall and Jeremy Hardy.

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Advertising - Toyota MR2.

5. Advertising

First broadcast: Thursday 9th October 2003

With Rob Brydon, Gyles Brandreth and Rich Hall.

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Antidotes - Pliny the Elder.

6. Antidotes

First broadcast: Thursday 16th October 2003

With Howard Goodall, Jo Brand and Danny Baker.

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Arthropods - Harpaphe Haydeniana.

7. Arthropods

First broadcast: Thursday 23rd October 2003

With Jimmy Carr, Jackie Clune and Jo Brand.

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CB Fry.

8. Albania

First broadcast: Thursday 30th October 2003

With Linda Smith, Sean Lock and Clive Anderson.

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9. Antelopes

First broadcast: Thursday 6th November 2003

With Dave Gorman, Jeremy Hardy and Jo Brand.

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QI. Alan Davies. Copyright: TalkbackThames.

10. Aviation

First broadcast: Thursday 13th November 2003

With Julia Morris, Peter Serafinowicz and Rich Hall.

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11. Arts

First broadcast: Thursday 20th November 2003

With Richard E. Grant, Bill Bailey and Linda Smith.

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Advent - Christmas Special.

Christmas Special: Advent

First broadcast: Tuesday 23rd December 2003

With Phill Jupitus, Sean Lock and John Sessions.

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Buy Series A

QI - The Complete First Series

QI - The Complete First Series DVD

Release date: Monday 6th November 2006

The comedy quiz that refreshes the parts other shows don't even have names for. Here is the first, ground-breaking series of the programme that won Stephen Fry the Golden Rose of Montreux for the world's best game-show host. BBC2's smash-hit comedy is also the most popular programme on BBC4....


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