Category Archives: Show Discussion

Show Discussion: Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow

By | May 29, 2020

Saturdays, 8:15pm,ITV1 (Note that Ash and Ben’s 12 Hour charity Twitch gameshow marathon is happening between midday and midnight-ish on Saturday 30th May, details here). Well it’s finally here, Alan Carr’s epic supersized versions of classic formats – starting with Play Your Cards Right with The Price is Right, Bullseye, Take Your Pick and Strike… Read More »

Show Discussion: Beat the Chasers

By | April 26, 2020

Weekdaily 27th-1st, 9pm,ITV Intriguingly stripped nightly quiz where a player can win thousands of pounds by taking on not just one but an entire team of Chasers. As we understand it each player gets a five question cashbuilder, and then a choice of offers – play against more Chasers with a smaller headstart for more… Read More »

Show Discussion: Quiz

By | April 12, 2020

Daily Easter Monday – Wed, 9pm,ITV Here’s something a bit different, a three-part dramatisation of the Major Ingram coughing scandal on Who Wants to be a Millionaire, based on a hit play by James Graham. Michael Sheen (Celebrity The Chase) plays Chris Tarrant, Matthew Macfadyen (Spooks) plays Charles Ingram, Sian Clifford (Vanity Fair) plays Diana.… Read More »

Show Discussion: Gods of the Game

By | March 12, 2020

Thursdays, 8:30pm,Comedy Central Here’s something we’ve been looking forward to for a while as it’s from the people behind Bother’s Bar favourite, the award winning Wild Things. And if it’s anything like the team’s previous work it will be highly silly with an incredible found soundtrack. Bradley Wiggins and Tom Rosenthal challenge ordinary members of… Read More »

Show Discussion: Ready Steady Cook

By | March 2, 2020

Weekdays, 4:30pm,BBC1 It’s time to rattle those pots and pans! (*) Who else but Rylan Clark-Neal resides over two pro-am teams of cooks coming up with meals in twenty minutes made from a variety of items from the contestant’s shopping bags, but now there’s a second round with all sorts of mystery ingredient twists –… Read More »