Pub Quiz Picture Round

Quiz 87 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s pictures are of people who have made their names by winning UK reality TV shows or talent shows






1. Craig Phillips (Big Brother)

By Annie Mole from London, UK (Craig out of Big Brother 1) [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

2. Jo(anne) Wheatley (The Great British Bake Off)

“Joanne Wheatley” by Knights365 – private photo. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons –

3. Michelle McManus (Pop Idol)

By [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Sam Faiers (TOWIE)

Celebrity Training with “Sam Faiers” ‘Healthy, fit and feminine’ at the Worx” © 2015 See Li, used under a Creative Commons Attribution  license:

5. Paul Potts (Britain’s Got Talent)

By GabboT (One Chance 04 Uploaded by tm) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Joe McElderry (X Factor)

“Joe McElderry by David Wright” by David Wright – Joe McElderry. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons –

7. Leona Lewis (X Factor)

“Leona Lewis 2009 American Music Awards cropped” by Leona_Lewis_2009_American_Music_Awards.jpg: Keith HInklederivative work: AnemoneProjectors (talk) – Leona_Lewis_2009_American_Music_Awards.jpg. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons –

8. Will Young (Pop Idol)

By neal whitehouse piper from UK (Will Young – Glastonbury 2008) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Mark Wright (TOWIE)

Lewes FC v Essex United FC” © 2011 James Boyes, used under a Creative Commons Attribution  license:

10. Brian Dowling (Big Brother)

By Amy Nasser [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

TV and Film quiz questions

Quiz 62 – Round 2 – Reality TV

1. Who won the first UK series of ‘Dancing On Ice’?

Gaynor Faye

2. Which four judges were on the panel during series one of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’?

Len Goodman, Craig Revel Horwood, Bruno Tonioli and Arlene Phillips

3. Who is Alan Sugar’s U.S. counterpart in the American version of ‘The Apprentice’?

Donald Trump

4 Which reality TV show launched the career of Ben Fogle?

Castaway 2000

5. In 2011, Big Brother was transferred to Channel 5 – what was the name of the first series on this channel (which number)?

Big Brother 12

6. Name any of the 5 ‘bachelors’ who appeared in a series of the UK version of ‘The Bachelor’.

David Donald, Jamie Williams, Anthony Thomas, Gavin Henson and Spencer Matthews (any one of)

7. Which reality TV show, which aired for two series in the UK, involved one female contestant spending time with a group of men and having to determine which were gay and which were straight?

Playing it Straight

8. What was the name of the Channel 4 talent show, hosted by Alan Carr, in which viewers at home were the only judges and voted via an interactive app?

The Singer Takes it All

9. Who presented the first three series of the UK ‘X Factor’?

Kate Thornton

10. Britain’s Got Talent will be back for a new series in 2015; which number series will this be?

Series 9


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