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U.K.T.V. Comedy Quiz

An easy one here, fifteen assorted questions on British comedy shows. Have a go ahh willya go on, go on, go on, go on. 15 Questions.

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In which dark comedy would you find the charming character, Papa Lazarou ?

  • Utopia
  • The League of Gentlemen
  • Not Going Out
  • Keeping Up Appearances

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Who introduced us to Captain Kremmen, Marcel Wave and "Angry of Mayfair"?

  • Dick Emery
  • Michael Bentine
  • Mike Yarwood
  • Kenny Everett

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Who is this young whippersnapper putting in an appearance in "The Vicar of Dibley"?

  • Matt Damon
  • Johnny Depp
  • Daniel Radcliffe
  • David Tennant

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Who played the part of Alf Garnet's long suffering wife in " 'Til Death us do Part"?

  • Hattie Jacques
  • Una Stubbs
  • Dandy Nichols
  • Joan Sims

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Which "sophisticated" gent had a wife affectionately referred to as "Mary Doll" ?

  • Rab C. Nesbitt
  • Alf Garnet
  • Norman Stanley Fletcher
  • Doc Martin

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In the comedy panel show "Shooting Stars" from which avian did contestants choose a question?

  • The Sparrow From Harrow
  • The Plover From Dover
  • The Gull From Hull
  • The Dove From Above

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Voted the U.K.'s favourite comedy sketch, which pair gave us the "Four Candles" ("Fork Handles") sketch

  • Morcambe/Wise
  • Cannon/Ball
  • Barker/Corbett
  • Little/Large

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In the comedy "Rising Damp" what was Rigsby's first name?

  • Rupert
  • Reginald
  • Randolph
  • Robert

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This guy had "Loadsamoney!". Who is he?

  • Charlie Higson
  • Paul Whitehouse
  • Paul Merton
  • Harry Enfield

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This show loosely came under the heading comedy: Who is missing from this trio featured in "Last of the Summer Wine" : Compo, Clegg and .....?

  • Foggy
  • Misty
  • Froggy
  • Drizzly

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On which island was "Father Ted" set?

  • Windy
  • Rusty
  • Craggy
  • Misty

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"This week I 'ave been mostly wearing Dolce & Gabbana." was one of the many catchphrases that could have been heard on which show?

  • The Fast Show
  • Big Night Out
  • Men Behaving Badly
  • My Family

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Sir Elton John shares his middle name with "Steptoe and Sons" horse. What is it?

  • Poseidon
  • Apollo
  • Neptune
  • Hercules

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The setting for "The League of Gentleman" was a place called "Royston Vasey". Which comedians REAL name was it named after?

  • Roy "Chubby" Brown
  • Bernard Manning
  • Frank Carson
  • Roy Walker

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"Naff off!" was an often used phrase in Porridge. In which prison was it set?

  • Trent
  • Slade
  • Mersey
  • Walsalm