Category Archives: Show Discussion

Show Discussion: Lingo

By | December 31, 2020

Starts Friday, New Year’s Day at 4:35pm on ITV,Continues weekdaily 3pm ITV Over thirty years since it was last on UK screens, and not long after lots of long-running European versions have ended, Ben Shephard’s production company have tapped up Good Morning Britain host and comic Adil Ray to front a revival, seemingly based on… Read More »

Show Discussion: Blankety Blank

By | December 23, 2020

Friday (Xmas Day),BBC1, 7pm It’s another Christmas special, (as David Walliams put it, “we’ve called it a special and not a pilot in case it doesn’t do very well,” or words to that effect) this time with the nation’s sweetheart Bradley Walsh in charge of Emilia Fox, Jimmy Carr, Amir Khan, Danny Jones, Anita Rani… Read More »

Show Discussion: Miranda’s Games With Showbiz Names

By | December 23, 2020

Thursday (Christmas Eve),BBC1, 9:45pm This is quite interesting, or at least more interesting than it might look, it’s actually a version of Celebrity Game Face, a show developed for NBC’s online operation, where Kevin Hart challenged celebs to play silly games remotely. Now Miranda Hart’s doing it with Shirley Ballas and partner Danny Taylor, Jermaine… Read More »

District Z

By | December 10, 2020

Friday, 8:05pm GMT/9:05pm CETTF1 This looks as though it might be, you might say, right up our alley. It’s Resident Evil Boyard, and it’s been made by Arthur’s production company (the mononymous French host and DJ, responsible for hosting our fave version of Deal or No Deal). A bunch of celebs have two hours to… Read More »

Show Discussion: The Wheel

By | November 27, 2020

Saturdays, 8:30pm,BBC1 Michael McIntyre can’t do his Big Show this year for COVID reasons, so they’ve come up with a new format for him, where three members of the public can win a huge amount of money with the help (or not) of seven celebrities. One of three members of the public is randomly spun… Read More »