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  • TV panel show
  • BBC Two / BBC One / BBC Four
  • 2003 - 2021
  • 283 episodes (19 series)

Panel game that contains lots of difficult questions and a large amount of quite interesting facts. Stars Sandi Toksvig, Stephen Fry and Alan Davies.

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Series O - Highlights Special

More of the best bits from Series O, with Sandi Toksvig, Alan Davies and guests.

Further details


- Oddballs Best Bit: What do vegetarian goat suckers eat?

- Odorous And Odious Best Bit: On the scent.

- Tangent: Opposites Best Bit: Orphaned negatives.

- Tangent: Offices And Occupations Best Bit: The spoon game.

- Tangent: Organisms Best Bit: Men have oestrogen as well as women.

- Oceans Best Bit: Why it is ominous music that makes sharks scary.

- Operations Best Bit: What is the point of a tap in the ocean?

- The Occult Best Bit: Sandi's mind-reading maths trick.

- Organisms Best Bit: The skeleton of the dik-dik.

- O Christmas Best Bit: How to wrap up any Christmas present.

- Odds and Ends Best Bit: The meanings of some odd-sounding words beginning with "O".

- Tangent: Ologies Best Bit: Having a pet chameleon.

- Tangent: Origins And Openings Best Bit: Origami animals.

- Ologies Best Bit: Modern racing catamarans.

- Over And Ova Best Bit: Female outlaws.

- Overseas Best Bit: The number of hills Rome was built on.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd March 2018
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 30th July 2018 10:00pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Alan Davies Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Bill Bailey Guest
Rich Hall Guest
Jimmy Carr Guest
Phill Jupitus Guest
David Mitchell Guest
Liza Tarbuck Guest
Jan Ravens Guest
Ross Noble Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Jason Manford Guest
Sara Pascoe Guest
Noel Fielding Guest
Colin Lane Guest
Josh Widdicombe Guest
Victoria Coren Mitchell Guest
Aisling Bea Guest
Matt Lucas Guest
Cariad Lloyd Guest
Rhod Gilbert Guest
Romesh Ranganathan Guest
Holly Walsh Guest
Deirdre O'Kane (as Deidre O'Kane) Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Claudia Winkleman Guest
Joe Lycett Guest
Grayson Perry Guest
Sally Phillips Guest
Russell Brand Guest
Writing team
James Harkin Script Editor
Production team
Ian Lorimer Director
John Lloyd (as John Lloyd CBE) Series Producer
Piers Fletcher Producer
Kalpna Patel-Knight Executive Producer
Justin Pollard Associate Producer
Nick King Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Nick Collier Lighting Designer
Mike Sutcliffe Lighting Designer
Howard Goodall Composer
Mat Coward Researcher
James Harkin Researcher
Will Bowen Researcher
Anne Miller Researcher
Anna Ptaszynski Researcher
Alex Bell Researcher
Stevyn Colgan Researcher
Ben Dupré Researcher
Andrew Hunter Murray Researcher
Ed Brooke-Hitching Researcher
Alice Campbell Davis Researcher

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