Category Archives: Show Discussion

Show Discussion: Taskmaster S10

By | October 15, 2020

Thursdays, 9pm,Channel 4 And so we’re finally here, it’s moved from Dave to Channel 4 and we’ll finally be able to find out if this changes the show for the better or worse. Not that it will be a fair fight, this (and the next) series have been filmed under COVID conditions, with audience reaction… Read More »

Show Discussion: The Bridge

By | October 11, 2020

Sundays, 9pm,Channel 4 And so the show that we thought might have been a reboot of Survivor but isn’t begins, instead a UK version of a French flop where twelve people must build a 250m bridge within a time limit to a pontoon with £100,000 on it then decide amongst themselves who gets to keep… Read More »

Show Discussion: Guessable

By | October 6, 2020

Various channels, Various times,But it mainly looks like first run on Comedy Central Mondays at 8pm and Channel 5 repeat Friday 10pm although apparently that’s only the first episode. The first ep is on tomorrow at 8pm on Comedy Central as well. Slightly baffling Comedy Central commission that makes a bit more sense being repeated… Read More »

Show Discussion: Family Fortunes

By | September 20, 2020

Sundays, 8pm,ITV It’s back, and this time it has normal, natural un-media trained everyday families competing for big cash prizes by guessing how 100 people responded to survey questions and trying to avoid the dreaded er-errrs. The big twist this time round is that it’s being hosted by popular Italian chef Gino d’Acampo so we’re… Read More »

Show Discussion: Rolling In It

By | August 7, 2020

Saturdays, 6:25pm,ITV Here we are then, Stephen Mulhern (almost wrote Merchant then, must be the heat) brand new (filmed a year ago) arcade machine quiz where three celeb/civilian pairs of contestants answer multiple choice questions and roll giant coins down a giant coin rolling machine in the hope of avoiding the bankrupts and going home… Read More »