British TV Sitcoms - 6 - Answers

Published: Monday 7th September 2015
  1. What was the name of Terry Collier's older sister in "The Likely Lads"? Audrey Collier.
  2. Who played the TWO girls who shared a house with Richard O'Sullivan in "Man about the House"? Paula Wilcox and Sally Thomsett.
  3. What were Terry and June's surname in the sit-com? Medford.
  4. Who played the role of General Melchett in "Blackadder Goes Forth"? Stephen Fry.
  5. What was the name of the character played by David Jason in "Open All Hours"? Granville Arkwright.
  6. What products were produced by the company that Gary worked for in "Men Behaving Badly"? Burglar Alarms.
  7. What song was used as the theme for "Absolutely Fabulous"? "This Wheel's On Fire".
  8. What is the name of the ship's computer in "Red Dwarf"? Holly.
  9. Who wrote and starred in TV's "dinner ladies"? Victoria Wood.
  10. What was the name of Frank and Betty's baby girl in "Some Mother's Do 'Ave 'Em"? Jessica.
  11. Who starred as Inspector Raymond Fowler in "The Thin Blue Line"? Rowan Atkinson.
  12. Which two actors from "It Ain't Half Hot Mum" had a UK number one hit? Don Estelle and Windsor Davies with "Whispering Grass".
  13. What was the name of the shop that Gary opened in "Goodnight Sweetheart"? Blitz and Pieces.
  14. In which sit-com did Lenny Henry star as Gareth Blackstock? "Chef!"
  15. Regarded by many as the worse ever British sit-com, what is the name of the show where Mollie Sugden's character is marooned in space? "Come Back Mrs Noah".
  16. Where does Gavin's family live in "Gavin and Stacey"? Billericay, Essex.
  17. What was the name of the super-hero played by Ardal O'Hanlon in "My Hero"? Thermo-Man.
  18. Which comedian starred in the 1980's series "Sorry!"? Ronnie Corbett.
  19. What was the name of the food company featured in "Nearest and Dearest"? Pledge's Purer Pickles.
  20. What was the name of Richard and Hyacinth's son in "Keeping Up Appearances"? Sheridan.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *