Welcome to the Monthly Comedy Quiz page of ‘A Rich Comic Life’.  First of all, here are the answers to last month’s quiz:

ANSWERS TO A RICH COMIC LIFE – FEBRUARY 2021 QUIZ – BRITISH TV SITCOMS:

  1. a) Private Pike
  2. c) Hercules 
  3. b) A dog
  4. d) Trigger
  5. b) Sausages
  6. b) A football score
  7. b) 1973 – 2010
  8. d) A restaurant
  9. c) Norman Stanley Fletcher
  10. b) Rik Mayall

The following quiz is just for fun and will be updated each month to concentrate on a particular topic to do with the world of comedy.  Please complete the 10 questions by clicking the checkbox next to your answer (without looking at the internet) and submit the quiz by clicking the Finish button. I hope you enjoy the monthly quiz…

A RICH COMIC LIFE: MONTHLY COMEDY QUIZ

march 2021

uk tv comedy actors

Results

#1. Ronnie Barker and David Jason starred as Arkwright and Granville in Open All Hours. When did the classic sitcom first air on the BBC?

#2. What was the name of Adrian Edmondson’s character in the ground breaking BBC comedy series The Young Ones?

#3. In 1976, Leonard Rossiter starred in the BBC sitcom The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, but who starred in the 2009 remake Reggie Perrin?

#4. First broadcast in 1985; the actor John Thaw starred in which ITV sitcom?

#5. . Clive Swift played the hen-pecked husband of Hyacinth Bucket in Keeping Up Appearances. What was the character’s name?

#6. . In the Carla Lane penned sitcom, Butterflies, Geoffrey Palmer played Ben Parkinson, husband of Ria Parkinson played by Wendy Craig. What was his occupation?

#7. Rodney Bewes and James Bolam starred as Bob Ferris and Terry Collier in The Likely Lads and Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads. Who writing duo penned both series?

#8. In 1994, Robert Daws starred in the ITV comedy Outside Edge. Where was the series mainly set?

#9. Who did Nigel Hawthorne play in Yes Minister and Yes Prime Minister?

#10. Ricky Gervais played Tony in his self – penned series Afterlife. What was the name of his dog in the show?

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