28 June 2016  | 
     
Pointless Celebrities Episode Guide

Rating
5.6
 
Season 1 Episode 1
Famous faces take part in the quiz show, in which four pairs of contestants have to score the fewest points possible by giving the least obvious correct answers to questions. This edition features Julia Bradbury and John Craven (at the time both Countryfile presenters), Strictly alumni Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag, Holby City's Tina Hobley and Paul Bradley, and past and present Blue Peter hosts Helen Skelton and Barney Harwood. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 1 Episode 2
Comedian Stephen K Amos, singer and actress Toyah Willcox and TV presenter Katie Derham take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, in which contestants must find the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 1 Episode 3
Comedienne Jenny Eclair, ex-footballer Lee Dixon and television presenter Sian Lloyd are among the contestants for a star-studded version of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz in which they must come up with the least likely answers to a series of questions. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 1 Episode 6
Rugby player Gareth Thomas, plus presenters Rachel Riley and Mark Durden-Smith compete in the unorthodox general-knowledge quiz, in which they must come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions. Hosted by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 1 Episode 7
Singer Michelle Heaton, DJ Neil Fox and presenter Emma Forbes take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, in which they must come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions. Hosted by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 1 Episode 8
Presenter Nicholas Parsons, composer Rick Wakeman and actress Hannah Waterman are among the contestants battling it out in a celebrity edition of the general knowledge quiz, in which they must come up with the least likely answers to a series of questions. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 1 Episode 10
Radio broadcaster Janice Long, actor Graham Cole and skier Eddie `The Eagle' Edwards are among the contestants battling it out in a celebrity edition of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, in which they must come up with the least likely answers to a series of questions. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present. Last in the series

 
Season 2 Episode 1
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman return as more famous faces take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. The duo challenge Christopher Biggins and Lesley Joseph to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 2 Episode 2
Actor Brian Blessed and TV presenter Anthea Turner compete in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, in which players must guess the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 2 Episode 3
Journalist and TV presenter Esther Rantzen, snooker pundit John Virgo and radio DJ Edith Bowman are challenged to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 2 Episode 4
Unorthodox general knowledge quiz, with choreographer Arlene Phillips and her daughter Alana, Loose Women panellists Carol McGiffin and Sherrie Hewson, former athletes Iwan Thomas and Katharine Merry and the Chuckle Brothers. Alexander Armstrong asks the questions, while Richard Osman has all the answers

 
Season 2 Episode 6
Former Olympic athlete Fatima Whitbread and comedian Joe Pasquale join Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman for the general knowledge quiz, hoping to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 2 Episode 7
Former MP Neil Hamilton and wife Christine, astrologer Russell Grant and TV presenter Carol Smillie join Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman for the general knowledge quiz, hoping to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 2 Episode 8
Former Blue Peter host Konnie Huq, dancer Lionel Blair and TV presenter Angela Rippon join Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman for the general knowledge quiz, hoping to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 3 Episode 1
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present as famous faces take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. This edition features Steps duo Faye Tozer and Ian `H' Watkins, Sinitta and Chico, Scott Mills and Huw Stephens, and Atomic Kitten's Liz McClarnon and Natasha Hamilton

 
Season 3 Episode 2
Famous double-acts take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. The teams are Tommy Cannon and Bobby Ball, Gareth Hale and Norman Pace, Bobby Davro and Kenny Lynch, and Keith Harris and Orville. There is also an appearance by Paul Daniels. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 3 Episode 3
One-time soap stars take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. The teams are Dean Gaffney and John Altman (EastEnders), Ken Morley and Steven Arnold (Coronation Street), Dean Sullivan and Paul Usher (Brookside), and Darren Jeffries and Matt Littler (Hollyoaks). There is also an appearance by former X Factor contestant Johnny Robinson. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 3 Episode 4
Comedienne Debra Stephenson, actress Tricia Penrose, Blur musician Alex James, actor Phil Daniels, children's TV presenter Kirsten O'Brien, radio broadcaster Toby Anstis and Transylvanian pop duo the Cheeky Girls join Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman for the unorthodox general knowledge quiz

 
Season 3 Episode 5
Stars who have appeared on Strictly Come Dancing, including hoofers Ola Jordan, James Jordan, Brendan Cole and Ian Waite, along with actor Chris Parker (EastEnders), actresses Chelsee Healey (Waterloo Road) and Laila Rouass (Footballers' Wives, Holby City), and TV presenter Kate Garraway take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 3 Episode 6
Entertainers Ulrika Jonsson and Rowland Rivron, DJs David Hamilton and Tony Blackburn, rugby stars Austin Healey and Scott Quinnell, and comedians Tim Vine and Karen Taylor take part in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, hoping to come up with the least likely correct answers to questions posed to the public. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 3 Episode 8
Sarah Greene, Mike Smith, Erkan Mustafa, Lee MacDonald, Jamie Theakston, Jayne Middlemiss, Peter Duncan and Mark Curry compete in the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, hoping to come up with the least likely correct answers to questions posed to the public. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present, while Keith Chegwin also makes a guest appearance

 
Season 3 Episode 9
EastEnders actresses past and present Laila Morse and Anna Karen, ex-Emmerdale stars Verity Rushworth and Adele Silva, Sue Jenkins and Alex Fletcher of Brookside fame, and former Coronation Street regulars Wendi Peters and Rula Lenska form the teams taking part in this soap special of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 4 Episode 1
Alexander Armstrong hosts a charity edition featuring contestants from the sporting world. The pairs are former rugby player Martin Offiah and one-time cricketer Phil Tufnell, ex-footballers Mark Bright and Martin Peters, Team GB gold medal-winners Samantha Murray and Pete Reed, and snooker player John Parrott with sports presenter Hazel Irvine. All are hoping to think of the answers no one else could come up with and win big for their chosen charities. Richard Osman co-hosts

 
Season 4 Episode 2
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman introduce a Doctor Who special of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. Contestants Sylvester McCoy, Bernard Cribbins, Jacqueline King, Andrew Hayden-Smith, Nicola Bryant, Sophie Aldred, Louise Jameson and Frazer Hines try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to the public in the hope of winning a jackpot sum for charity

 
Season 4 Episode 3
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a sitcom special of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. Contestants Craig Charles and Danny John-Jules (Red Dwarf), Brendan O'Carroll and Jennifer Gibney (Mrs Brown's Boys), Su Pollard and Jeffrey Holland (Hi-de-Hi!) and Jean Boht and Nick Conway (Bread) try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to the public in the hope of winning a jackpot sum for charity

 
Season 4 Episode 4
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a radio special of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. Contestants Scott Mills, Gemma Cairney, Michael Buerk, Jenny Eclair, Ken Bruce, Anneka Rice, Shelagh Fogerty and Christian O'Connell try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to the public in the hope of winning a jackpot sum for charity

 
Season 4 Episode 5
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman invite teams made up of TV chefs, cooks and bakers to come up with the least likely answers to questions posed to the public. The contestants are Rustie Lee, Antony Worrall Thompson, Theo Randall, Rachel Allen, Jean-Christophe Novelli, Paul Rankin, Aaron Craze and John Whaite

 
Season 4 Episode 6
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a star-studded version of the game show, featuring veteran Blue Peter presenters Peter Purves and John Noakes, former EastEnders stars Ricky Groves and Natalie Cassidy, acting twins Oliver and James Phelps - best known as Fred and George Weasley in the Harry Potter movies - and Janet Street-Porter and Christopher Biggins, who both appeared on I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here!

 
Season 5 Episode 1
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a sporting special of the game show. The contestants are former boxer Joe Calzaghe and 16-times world darts champion Phil Taylor, former England rugby union player Phil Vickery and England cricketer Ravi Bopara, 1966 World Cup legend Geoff Hurst and Paralympic cyclist Sarah Storey, and 2012 Team GB rowers Sophie Hosking and Helen Glover

 
Season 5 Episode 2
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present an edition of the game show featuring contestants from period dramas. They are Colin Baker and Simon Williams, Helen George and Pam Ferris, Martin Jarvis and Nerys Hughes, and Matthew Kelly and Christopher Timothy

 
Season 5 Episode 3
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a sitcom special of the unorthodox quiz show. Vicki Michelle, Ian Lavender, Simon Day, Arabella Weir, Meera Syal, Phil Cornwell, Ewen MacIntosh and Simon Greenall try to come up with the least popular correct answers to questions posed to members of the public, hoping to win a jackpot sum

 
Season 5 Episode 4
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present an edition of the quiz show featuring stars of the West End. Jodie Prenger, Gary Wilmot, Kerry Ellis, Tim Rice, Paul Nicholas, Ben Forster, Danielle Hope and Richard Blackwood try to come up with the least likely correct answers to questions in the hope of winning the jackpot sum

 
Season 5 Episode 5
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a sitcom special of the unorthodox quiz show. Vicki Michelle, Ian Lavender, Simon Day, Arabella Weir, Meera Syal, Phil Cornwell, Ewen MacIntosh and Simon Greenall try to come up with the least popular correct answers to questions posed to members of the public, hoping to win a jackpot sum

 
Season 5 Episode 6
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `celebrity experts' edition of the unorthodox quiz show. Rachel de Thame, Diarmuid Gavin, Jilly Goolden, Olly Smith, Simon Rimmer, Kim Woodburn, Lee Stafford and Tommy Walsh try to come up with the least popular correct answers to questions posed to members of the public, hoping to win a jackpot sum

 
Season 5 Episode 7
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `record breakers' edition of the unorthodox quiz show. Neil Fingleton, Jessica Pardoe, Sally Gunnell, Linford Christie, Kellie Bright, Tim Bentinck, Andy Akinwolere and Janet Ellis try to come up with the least popular correct answers to questions posed to members of the public, hoping to win a jackpot sum for charity

 
Season 5 Episode 8
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `celebrity experts' edition of the unorthodox quiz show. Rachel de Thame, Diarmuid Gavin, Jilly Goolden, Olly Smith, Simon Rimmer, Kim Woodburn, Lee Stafford and Tommy Walsh try to come up with the least popular correct answers to questions posed to members of the public, hoping to win a jackpot sum

 
Season 5 Episode 9
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `record breakers' edition of the unorthodox quiz show. Neil Fingleton, Jessica Pardoe, Sally Gunnell, Linford Christie, Kellie Bright, Tim Bentinck, Andy Akinwolere and Janet Ellis try to come up with the least popular correct answers to questions posed to members of the public, hoping to win a jackpot sum for charity

 
Season 5 Episode 10
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman challenge more famous faces to plumb the depths of their general knowledge. The teams are Coronation Street star Jennie McAlpine (Fiz) and radio DJ Justin Moorhouse, impressionists Alistair McGowan and Kate Robbins, Kate's comedian brother Ted Robbins and fellow funnyman Mark Little, and husband-and-wife TV presenters Trey Farley and Katy Hill

 
Season 5 Episode 11
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present an EastEnders special, challenging famous faces from Albert Square's past and present to come up with those all-important pointless answers. The teams are Nitin Ganatra and Rita Simons (Masood and Roxy), Shona McGarty and Tony Discipline (Whitney and Tyler), Peter Dean and Todd Carty (Pete Beale and Mark Fowler) and Shaun Williamson and Lucy Speed (Barry and Natalie Evans)

 
Season 5 Episode 12
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman quiz more famous faces, inviting four pairs of TV academics to take on the challenge. The teams are broadcaster Clemency Burton-Hill and doctor-turned-funnyman Graeme Garden, TV historian Dan Snow and Countdown word expert Susie Dent, doctor and TV presenter Michael Mosley and academic Germaine Greer, and BBC business correspondents Robert Peston and Steph McGovern

 
Season 6 Episode 1
New series. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present an edition featuring contestants who made their names during the 1980s. Colbys actresses Stephanie Beacham and Emma Samms, TV-am presenters Anne Diamond and Rustie Lee, Denise Pearson and Stedman Pearson of the pop group Five Star and javelin-thrower Tessa Sanderson and snooker player Willie Thorne make up the four teams preparing to battle it out

 
Season 6 Episode 2
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a Blue Peter edition of the quiz, as past and present hosts from the children's show try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Peter Purves teams up with Yvette Fielding to compete against Simon Groom and Janet Ellis, Anthea Turner and Tim Vincent, and current presenters Barney Harwood and Lindsey Russell

 
Season 6 Episode 3
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a star-studded version of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. Contestants include David Bradley, Simon Williams, Les Dennis, Warwick Davis, Bill Kenwright, Jenny Seagrove, Clive Mantle and Connie Fisher

 
Season 6 Episode 4
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present an education-themed edition, quizzing small-screen teachers both fictional and real. They are Grange Hill headmistress Gwyneth Powell - who teams up with singer and former GH pupil Michelle Gayle - Waterloo Road couple Philip Martin Brown and Melanie Hill, Steve Speirs, who stars in David Walliams' sitcom Big School and The Demon Headmaster himself, actor Terrence Hardiman. These actors compete against each other as well as Jonny Mitchell and Mike Steer, the headteacher and deputy headteacher of Thornhill Community Academy, the school featured in Channel 4's fly-on-the wall documentary Educating Yorkshire

 
Season 6 Episode 5
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a 1970s-themed edition, quizzing entertainment stars from the decade. The celebrity contestants are sitcom stars Anna Karen (On the Buses) and Sally Thomsett (Man About the House), radio DJ Ed `Stewpot' Stewart and Tiswas co-host Sally James, musicians Rick Wakeman and Roy Wood, and a pair of actors - Paul Henry, best known to Crossroads fans as lovable beanie-wearing simpleton Benny, and Madeline Smith of Hammer Horror fame

 
Season 6 Episode 6
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a medical-themed edition, featuring past and present Casualty and Holby City stars Sunetra Sarker, Paul Bradley, Ian Kelsey and Ian Bleasdale, as well as Duncan Preston and Nichola McAuliffe of 1990s sitcom Surgical Spirit. They are joined by George Layton, who appeared in the 1969 Doctor in the House and its sequels, and a woman who really does know a thing or two about medicine - The One Show's Dr Sarah Jarvis

 
Season 6 Episode 7
Alexander Armstrong hosts as contestants from the world of comedy take part in the game show. They are one-time Goodie Tim Brooke-Taylor, satirist John Bird, former sitcom actors Don Warrington, Ray Burdis and Robert Llewellyn, master of the hidden camera Dom Joly and stand-up stars Rhona Cameron and Richard Herring. Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 6 Episode 8
Alexander Armstrong invites contestants related to the world of crime - either real or fictional - to take part in the game show. They are Lisa Maxwell and Mark Wingett, who starred in The Bill, one-time Crimewatch presenter Sue Cook and investigative journalist Donal MacIntyre, Bad Girls actors Helen Fraser and Jack Ellis, and detective-fiction writers Laura Wilson and Mark Billingham. Who'll be best when it comes to being worst? Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 6 Episode 9
Eurovision edition of the quiz, ahead of tonight's music contest from Denmark. Competing are former Bucks Fizz singers and 1981 winners Cheryl Baker and Mike Nolan; Johnny Logan and Dana, who both won the title for Ireland; and Martin Lee - of 1976 victors Brotherhood of Man - teaming up with Sonia, who came second in 1993 with Better the Devil You Know. The final pair is Chris Cromby and Gemma Abbey, who as Jemini scored nul points in 2003. Can they redeem themselves tonight? Alexander Armstrong asks the questions, while Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 6 Episode 17
Alexander Armstrong hosts a theatre-themed edition of the quiz, featuring eight actors who often tread the boards. The pairs are Simon Callow and Imogen Stubbs, Lysette Anthony and Christopher Timothy, Gwen Taylor and Keith Barron, and Claire Sweeney and Simon Shepherd. Richard Osman has the answers

 
Season 7 Episode 1
Alexander Armstrong hosts as contestants from the world of comedy take part in the game show. They are Birds of a Feather actresses Lesley Joseph and Linda Robson, impressionists Ronni Ancona and Phil Cornwell, Hi-de-Hi! stars Su Pollard and Ruth Madoc and stand-up comics Josh Widdicombe and Sara Pascoe. Who'll be best when it comes to picking the most obscure correct responses? Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 7 Episode 2
Eight morning TV stars try to come up with the most obscure answers to win cash for their chosen charities. They are Good Morning Britain duo Kate Garraway and Richard Arnold, former This Morning presenter Fern Britton and The Wright Stuff's Matthew Wright, and four BBC Breakfast anchors past and present - Dermot Murnaghan, Natasha Kaplinsky, Charlie Stayt and Naga Munchetty. Alexander Armstrong is in charge, while Richard Osman is the man with the facts

 
Season 7 Episode 3
Alexander Armstrong quizzes a line-up of contestants who work on shows with a wildlife or natural history theme. They are birdwatcher Bill Oddie and historian Tessa Dunlop, Countryfile presenters John Craven and Shauna Lowry, TV gardener Diarmuid Gavin and Coast presenter Miranda Krestovnikoff, and Blue Peter hosts-turned-wildlife presenters Helen Skelton and Radzi Chinyanganya. Richard Osman is the man with the answers

 
Season 7 Episode 4
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present the general knowledge quiz. Celebrity teams Henry Kelly and Matthew Kelly, Tom O'Connor and Jenny Powell, Nina Myskow and Gyles Brandreth and Ulrika Jonsson and Nick Hancock try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 7 Episode 5
British Film Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman host another star-studded round of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, this time with a `British Film' theme. The celebrities aiming to come up with the obscure answers are Quadrophenia stars Phil Daniels and Leslie Ash, Trainspotting and Shallow Grave actor Keith Allen, Gregory's Girl actress Clare Grogan, Mean Machine's Vas Blackwood, This is England's Thomas Turgoose, comedian, impressionist and screenwriter Phil Cornwell and Sally Thomsett, who played the youngest Waterbury sibling, Phyllis, in the 1970 adaptation of The Railway Children

 
Season 7 Episode 6
Alexander Armstrong presents the general knowledge quiz as famous faces from television comedies take part. This edition features Nigel Planer from the Young Ones and Smack the Pony's Doon Mackichan, the Chuckle Brothers, Citizen Kahn's Adil Ray and Kevin Eldon from Fist of Fun, as well as the Liver Birds' Nerys Hughes and writer of the League of Gentlemen Jeremy Dyson. The famous faces try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Co-presenter Richard Osman has all the answers

 
Season 7 Episode 7
Alexander Armstrong quizzes another line-up of famous faces on the general knowledge game show. The teams are former England international rugby union stars Ben Cohen and Kyran Bracken, children's TV stalwarts Helen Skelton and Dani Harmer, The Office actors Patrick Baladi and Ewen MacIntosh, and EastEnders stars Cheryl Fergison and Ricky Groves. Who'll be best when it comes to picking the most obscure correct responses? Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 7 Episode 8
Professor Alice Roberts and Dick Strawbridge, Eric Knowles and Mark Stacey, Nicky Clarke and Michael Douglas, and Martin Hughes-Games and Michaela Strachan compete in a charity version of the general knowledge quiz in which they try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. With Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 7 Episode 9
Radio personalities Jenni Murray and Tim Bentinck, Liz Kershaw and David `Kid' Jensen, Ken Bruce and Trevor Nelson and Huw Stephens and Sarah-Jane Crawford compete in the unorthodox quiz to win a prize for charity. Hosted by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

 
Season 7 Episode 10
Journalists Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a star-studded version of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, with famous faces from the world of news. Kate Adie and Stanley Johnson, Kelvin MacKenzie and John Sergeant, Julia Hartley-Brewer and Nick Ferrari and Jon Sopel and Lucy Siegle all compete for charity. Last in the series

 
Season 8 Episode 1
New series. Alexander Armstrong presents the general knowledge quiz as famous faces from BBC radio programme Test Match Special take part, featuring Graeme Swann and Alison Mitchell, Michael Vaughan and Phil Tufnell, Melinda Farrell and Jonathan Agnew, and Ebony Rainford-Brent and Henry Blofeld. The famous faces try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Co-presenter Richard Osman has all the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 2
Children's TV Alexander Armstrong presents the general knowledge quiz as famous faces from children's television programmes take part. This edition features CBBC presenters Anthea Turner and Andy Crane, CBeebies stars Justin Fletcher and Gemma Hunt, children's TV hosts Dave Benson-Phillips and Gareth Jones, and former presenters Sally James and Geoffrey Hayes. The famous faces try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Co-host Richard Osman has all the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 3
Alexander Armstrong quizzes another line-up of famous faces on the general knowledge game show. The teams are singer-turned-author Louise Wener and wildlife presenter Kate Humble, veteran Olympian Mary Peters and ice dance star Jayne Torvill, comedian Tony Hawks and broadcaster Henry Kelly and comedy duo Hale and Pace. Who'll be best when it comes to picking the most obscure correct responses? Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 4
Alexander Armstrong quizzes another line-up of famous faces on the general knowledge game show. The teams are former England international rugby union stars Ben Cohen and Kyran Bracken, children's TV stalwarts Helen Skelton and Dani Harmer, The Office actors Patrick Baladi and Ewen MacIntosh, and EastEnders stars Cheryl Fergison and Ricky Groves. Who'll be best when it comes to picking the most obscure correct responses? Richard Osman is the one with the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 5
Radio 1 Alexander Armstrong hosts a special Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra edition of the general knowledge quiz. Clara Amfo and Trevor Nelson, Yasmin Evans and Greg James, Chris Stark and Scott Mills, and Dev Griffin and Sarah-Jane Crawford try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Richard Osman is the man with the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 6
History Alexander Armstrong hosts an edition based on the subject of history, as Kate Williams, Adam Hart-Davis, Janina Ramirez, Andrew Graham-Dixon, Ben Willbond, Laurence Rickard, Lars Tharp and Tim Wonnacott try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Richard Osman is the man with the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 7
Music Alexander Armstrong hosts an edition based on the subject of music, as Sinitta, Jaymi Hensley, Vernie Bennett, Easther Bennett, Claire Richards, Ian 'H' Watkins, Tony Christie and Ben Adams try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Richard Osman is the man with the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 8
Halloween Alexander Armstrong hosts an edition based on the subject of Halloween, as Ruth Madoc, Russell Grant, Jedward, Louie Spence, Rory McGrath, Linda Lusardi and Chico try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Richard Osman is the man with the answers

 
Season 8 Episode 9
Child Stars Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present as another selection of celebrities take part in the general knowledge quiz. This time, the duo open the contest to famous faces who made a name for themselves early in life. Outnumbered's Tyger Drew-Honey teams up with This Is England's Thomas Turgoose, while Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory's Julie Dawn Cole joins forces with Oliver! star Mark Lester. Plus, former Grange Hill stars Lee MacDonald and Erkan Mustafa take on former classmate Michelle Gayle as she partners ex-Coronation Street actor Adam Rickitt

 
Season 8 Episode 10
Food & Drink Ed Baines and Paul Rankin team up to battle fellow chefs Tony Singh and Cyrus Todiwala, Jean-Christophe Novelli joins forces with TV cook Jo Pratt and former Great British Bake Off finalist Richard Burr works together with 2013 finalist Frances Quinn, as Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `food and drink' themed edition of the star-studded general knowledge quiz

 
Season 8 Episode 11
Formula One Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a Formula One-themed edition of the general knowledge quiz, challenging stars associated with the sport to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. The competitors are retired F1 racer David Coulthard and Australian motorsports star Mark Webber, former driver Allan McNish and Williams F1 deputy team principal Claire Williams, veteran commentator Murray Walker and ex-champion Nigel Mansell, and Red Bull Principal Christian Horner and ex-MotoGP presenter Suzi Perry

 
Season 8 Episode 12
Business Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present another themed edition of the general knowledge quiz, inviting high-profile figures from the world of business. This time, Four Rooms duo Peter Ratcliffe and Jeff Salmon take on Ann Summers Chief Executive Jacqueline Gold and Dragons' Den investor Richard Farleigh, The Apprentice winner Tim Campbell and former rival Saira Khan, and lingerie entrepreneur Michelle Mone and former BBC business correspondent Declan Curry

 
Season 8 Episode 13
Family Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a family-themed edition of the quiz, featuring Louis Theroux, Nancy Strang, Michael Underwood, Angellica Bell, Calum Best, Angie Best, Gary Lineker and Harry Lineker

 
Season 8 Episode 14
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman host a reality TV-themed edition of the general knowledge quiz, challenging four teams of famous faces to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. The duos competing are former Apprentice contestants Ruth Badger and Solomon Akhtar, I'm A Celebrity 2014 survivors Carl Fogarty and Jimmy Bullard, Big Brother's first-ever winner Craig Phillips and series seven housemate Nikki Grahame, and Made in Chelsea stars Jamie Laing and Alex Mytton

 
Season 8 Episode 15
FA Cup Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present an FA Cup edition of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, as famous faces from the world of football try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. Taking part are Eni Aluko and Guy Mowbray, Kevin Kilbane and Mark Chapman, Dan Walker and Mark Lawrenson, and Rachel Yankey and Kelly Smith

 
Season 8 Episode 16
Health & Fitness Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `health and fitness' edition of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. The celebrity duos taking part are 1980s TV fitness instructor Lizzie Webb and This Morning's resident doctor Chris Steele, Dancing on Ice judge Robin Cousins and former contestant Rosemary Conley, Welsh sprinter Iwan Thomas and former Olympic athlete Katharine Merry, and Embarrassing Bodies consultants Dr Dawn Harper and Dr Pixie McKenna

 
Season 8 Episode 17
Soaps Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman invite more famous faces to take part in the general knowledge quiz. This time, stars from the world of soaps - both past and present - are challenged to come up with the answers no-one else could think of. Former EastEnders Joe Swash (Micky Miller) and John Altman (Nick Cotton) join forces, veteran Hollyoaks actor Nick Pickard (Tony Hutchinson) teams up with old co-star Ali Bastian (Becca Dean), Waterloo Road secretary Victoria Bush (Sonya Donnegan) partners former student Zaraah Abrahams (Michaela White) and Holby City nurse Tina Hobley (Chrissie Williams) reunites with her on-screen mother Sharon Maughan (Tricia Williams)

 
Season 8 Episode 18
Sport A sporting-themed edition of the show, featuring snooker commentator Willie Thorne, former golfer Tony Jacklin, darts stars Andy Fordham and Deta Hedman, ex-athletes Tessa Sanderson and Derek Redmond, rugby union international Nick Easter and former rugby winger Martin Offiah. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present

 
Season 9 Episode 1
Comedy New series. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman return with another round of celebrity-themed editions of the general knowledge quiz. This time, they invite four teams of comedy stars to take part, challenging them to come up with the least likely correct answers to a selection of questions posed to members of the public. The teams are Simon Day and Paul Chowdhry, Emily Atack and Ian Lavender, Kerry Godliman and Graeme Garden, and Steve Pemberton and Bob Mortimer

 
Season 9 Episode 2
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present another edition of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz show, inviting more famous faces to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. This time, the teams are Rich Hall and Shappi Khorsandi, Sian Lloyd and Fred MacAulay, Mark King and Stuart Maconie, and Chemmy Alcott and Amy Williams

 
Season 9 Episode 3
Fashion Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present another star-filled edition of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz, challenging more famous faces to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public. This time, the celebrity duos come from the world of fashion, with Brix Smith-Start teaming up with Jonathan Phang, Amy Childs joining forces with Sam Faiers, Grace Woodward pairing with Brendan Courtney, and Lee Stafford partnering Nicky Clarke

 
Season 9 Episode 4
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present as Keith Chegwin and Iain Lee, Lisa Maxwell and Rav Wilding, Anthony Costa and Michelle Heaton and Helen Lederer and Nicholas Parsons take part in the general knowledge quiz in which they try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 9 Episode 5
Radio Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present as more famous faces take part in the general knowledge quiz. This time, the celebrity teams come from the world of radio broadcasting, as Toby Anstis and Jenni Falconer, Janice Long and Bob Harris, Peter White and Steve Punt, and Angie Greaves and Steve Penk try to come up with the least likely correct answers to a series of questions posed to members of the public

 
Season 9 Episode 7
Law and Order Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a `law and order' special of the unorthodox general knowledge quiz. The teams are Helen Fraser and Victoria Alcock from ITV's Bad Girls, The Bill's Roberta Taylor and Chris Ellison, Arthur Bostrom ('Allo 'Allo!) and Mina Anwar (The Thin Blue Line), and consumer champions Dominic Littlewood and Matt Allwright. Last in the series

 
Season 10 Episode 1
New series. Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman give another selection of famous faces a chance to take part in the unorthodox quiz show . This time, the pair invite past entrants in the Eurovision Song Contest to form teams and display their general knowledge, ahead the grand final of the 2016 contest, which takes place later this evening. Former winners Johnny Logan and Linda Martin join forces, while Natalie Power and Russ Spencer of ill-fated 2007 UK entry Scooch team up, Jenny Frost and Sophie McDonnell of Britain's 1998 representatives Precious form a new double-act, while certain members of legendary Eurovision success story Bucks Fizz also put their brains to the test

 

 

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