We Need Answers. Image shows from L to R: Mark Watson, Tim Key, Alex Horne. Copyright: BBC
We Need Answers

We Need Answers

  • TV panel show
  • BBC Four
  • 2009 - 2010
  • 16 episodes (2 series)

Mark Watson, Tim Key and Alex Horne lead a comic quiz show where the questions come from a txt messaging answering service. Stars Mark Watson, Tim Key and Alex Horne.

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Series 2, Episode 5 - Language

Former EastEnder and comic actress Tracy-Ann Oberman competes against best-selling author of The Long Firm, Jake Arnott. In the physical challenge, Tracey-Ann takes on Jake in composing a sentence using alphabet spaghetti.

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Broadcast details

Wednesday 30th December 2009
BBC Four
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 31st December 2009 11:50pm BBC4

Cast & crew

Mark Watson Host / Presenter
Tim Key Host / Presenter
Alex Horne Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Tracy-Ann Oberman Guest
Jake Arnott Guest
Writing team
Mark Watson Writer
Tim Key Writer
Alex Horne Writer
Day Macaskill Script Editor
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Simon London Producer
Jo Sargent Executive Producer
Rachel Springett Edit Producer
George Sawyer Edit Producer
Justin James Editor
Ravinder Takher Production Designer
Will Charles Lighting Designer
Alex Horne Graphics
Ian Locker Production Manager


French Translation

Jake Arnott is asked to translate a sentence into French.

Featuring: Alex Horne, Tim Key & Mark Watson.

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