Shooting Stars. Image shows from L to R: Bob Mortimer, Ulrika Jonsson, Vic Reeves. Copyright: Channel X / Pett Productions.

Shooting Stars

BBC Two panel show. 73 episodes (pilot + 8 series), 1993 - 2011. Stars Vic Reeves, Bob Mortimer, Ulrika Jonsson, Mark Lamarr, Will Self, Jack Dee, Johnny Vegas and others.


A specially recorded quiz show in which Jonathan Ross, Wendy Richard and Martin Clunes test their celebrity-recognition skills against Danny Baker, Ulrika Jonsson and Noddy Holder.

Further details

Team captains Danny Baker and Jonathan Ross are joined by Ulrika Jonsson, Wendy Richard, Martin Clunes and Noddy Holder. Charlie Chuck guest stars as Uncle Peter.


This pilot was broadcast as part of At Home With Vic And Bob, a special night of programming dedicated to the stars.

Matt Lucas and Mark Lamarr were not part of the show at this pilot stage.

Broadcast details

Monday 27th December 1993
25 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Vic Reeves Host / Presenter
    Bob Mortimer Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Jonathan Ross Team Captain
    Danny Baker Team Captain
    Martin Clunes Guest
    Wendy Richard Guest
    Noddy Holder Guest
    Dave Kear (as Charlie Chuck) Uncle Peter
    Ulrika Jonsson Guest
    Writing team
    Vic Reeves Writer
    Bob Mortimer Writer
    Production team
    Janet Fraser-Crook Director
    Charlie Higson Producer
    Franny Moyle Producer
    David Housham Producer
    John Whiston Executive Producer

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