The Generation Game. Image shows from L to R: Mel Giedroyc, Sue Perkins. Copyright: BBC.

The Generation Game (2018)

BBC One comedy game show. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Stars Mel Giedroyc, Sue Perkins and Mike Winsor.

The Generation Game. Image shows from L to R: Sue Perkins, Mel Giedroyc. Copyright: BBC.

The Generation Game

Revival of the classic comedy game show, hosted by Mel & Sue

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2018
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
2   (1 series)
Starring
Mel Giedroyc, Sue Perkins and Mike Winsor
Writers
Sam Fletcher and Christian Manley
Director
Ollie Bartlett
Producers
Keith Cotton, Aoife Bower, Kerry Flanagan and Reshmi Bajnath

Bigger and better than ever before, the much-loved family game show The Generation Game is back, with Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins running proceedings.

Pairs of family members across generations will battle it out in a series of fun performance and task based games with the ultimate goal of facing the legendary conveyor belt, and taking home an array of fabulous prizes.

This classic show combines elements everyone knows and loves from the original series whilst being brought up to date with a riotous selection of brand new games and challenges for families of all ages to play in studio and enjoy watching at home, some involving special celebrity guests.

Mel and Sue are joined by a panel of star judges, there to score our family pairs after each game and ultimately decide which pair faces the conveyor belt and infamous cuddly toy.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 1st April 2018 on BBC One at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 8th April 2018 on BBC One at 8pm
Length of episodes
1 hour

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