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

Shooting Stars

BBC Two and BBC Choice panel show hosted by Vic and Bob. 72 episodes (pilot + 8 series), 1993 - 2011. Stars Vic Reeves, Bob Mortimer, Ulrika Jonsson, Mark Lamarr 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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