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QI (TV Series 2003– ) Poster

(2003– )

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Ian Lorimer ... (225 episodes, 2003-2017)

Series Writing Credits  

John Lloyd ... (220 episodes, 2003-2017)

Series Cast  

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Sandi Toksvig ...
Phill Jupitus ...
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Clive Anderson ...
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Danny Baker ...
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Andy Hamilton ...
Josh Widdicombe ...
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Cariad Lloyd ...
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Colin Lane ...
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Victoria Coren Mitchell ...
Vic Reeves ...
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Richard Coles ...
Nish Kumar ...
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Rhod Gilbert ...
Richard Osman ...
Romesh Ranganathan ...
Mark Steel ...
Julia Zemiro ...
Lucy Porter ...
Holly Walsh ...
Gyles Brandreth ...
Linda Smith ...
Arthur Smith ...
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Steve Mould ...
 Himself - Festival of the Spoken Nerd 5 episodes, 2016-2017
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Rory McGrath ...
Marcus Brigstocke ...
Jan Ravens ...
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Scott Penrose ...
 Himself - Magician 3 episodes, 2010-2016
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Fred MacAulay ...
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Phil Kay ...
Helen Arney ...
 Herself - Festival of the Spoken Nerd 4 episodes, 2016-2017
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 Himself 1 episode, 2005
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 Herself 1 episode, 2005
Barry Cryer ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2004
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 Himself 1 episode, 2004
Rory Bremner ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2006
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 Himself 1 episode, 2006
Roger McGough ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2006
Pam Ayres ...
 Herself 1 episode, 2009
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 Herself 1 episode, 2010
John Lloyd ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2010
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Adam Hills ...
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Lolly Adefope ...
David Baddiel ...
Lucy Beaumont ...
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 Himself 1 episode, 2003
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Janet Street-Porter ...
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Tony Hawks ...
Lloyd Langford ...
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Jenny Eclair ...
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Tommy Tiernan ...
Sara Cox ...
 Herself 1 episode, 2016
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Eddie Kadi ...
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 Himself 1 episode, 2017
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 Himself 1 episode, 2017
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 Herself 1 episode, 2003
Anneka Rice ...
 Herself 1 episode, 2004
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 Herself 1 episode, 2006
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 Himself 1 episode, 2006
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 Himself 1 episode, 2006
Johnny Vaughan ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2006
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 Himself 1 episode, 2008
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 Himself 1 episode, 2008
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 Himself 1 episode, 2009
John Sergeant ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2009
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 Herself 1 episode, 2009
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 Himself 1 episode, 2010
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 Herself 1 episode, 2010
Ben Goldacre ...
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 Himself 1 episode, 2011
Henning Wehn ...
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Sami Shah ...
Suggs ...
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 Herself 1 episode, 2017
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 Herself 1 episode, 2017
John Bouldes ...
Adam Philpott ...
Jackie Clune ...
 Herself 1 episode, 2003
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 Herself 1 episode, 2003
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 Himself 1 episode, 2003
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Kit Hesketh-Harvey ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2006
Rupert Longsdon ...
 Himself - Team n2i 1 episode, 2007
Gábor Domokos ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2009
Mark Barnes ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2010
Arthur Japin ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2010
John Lundberg ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2010
Wil Russell ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2010
Peter Thompson ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2010
Chris McManus ...
 Himself - University College London 1 episode, 2011
D (London Irish Rifles) Company The London Regiment ...
 Themselves 1 episode, 2013
Imogen Hedges ...
 Herself 1 episode, 2013
Tristan Hedges ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2013
Ian Robinson ...
 Himself - NPL 1 episode, 2013
Tony Robinson ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2013
Alex Bell ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2014
Andrew Boothroyd ...
 Himself - Physics Dept, Oxford University 2 episodes, 2014-2015
Stevyn Colgan ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2014
Karl Eccleston ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2014
Brian Fairbairn ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2014
Paul Parker ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2014
Matt Parker ...
 Himself - Festival of the Spoken Nerd 3 episodes, 2016-2017
Gabrielle Provan ...
 Herself - University of Leicester 1 episode, 2016
Craig Wheeler ...
 Himself 1 episode, 2016
Christopher Bird ...
 Himself - Southampton University 1 episode, 2017
Ali Hood ...
 Herself - The Shark Trust 1 episode, 2017
Garry Sykes ...
 Pudsey Bear (uncredited) 1 episode, 2006
Zara Radford ...
 Herself (uncredited) 1 episode, 2014

Series Produced by 

Piers Fletcher ... producer (162 episodes, 2008-2017)
Ruby Kuraishe ... executive producer: BBC / executive producer (88 episodes, 2010-2015)
Justin Pollard ... associate producer / assistant producer (79 episodes, 2012-2017)
Andrew Bill ... assistant producer (72 episodes, 2013-2017)
John Lloyd ... producer / executive producer (65 episodes, 2003-2017)
Katie Taylor ... executive producer / executive producer: BBC (58 episodes, 2005-2010)
Dave Morley ... executive producer (52 episodes, 2009-2012)
Helen Younger ... associate producer (50 episodes, 2005-2009)
Lorraine Heggessey ... executive producer (38 episodes, 2006-2009)
Will Elworthy ... assistant producer (36 episodes, 2011-2013)
Sohail Shah ... executive producer: BBC (36 episodes, 2015-2017)
Mark Boutros ... associate producer (34 episodes, 2009-2011)
Alf Lawrie ... associate producer (24 episodes, 2003-2004)
Mark Freeland ... executive producer: BBC (22 episodes, 2004-2005)
Arron Ferster ... associate producer (18 episodes, 2011-2012)
Suzanne Gilfillan ... executive producer: BBC (18 episodes, 2014-2015)
Philip Clarke ... executive producer (17 episodes, 2003-2004)
John Mitchinson ... associate producer (12 episodes, 2003)
Adam King ... associate producer (12 episodes, 2004)
Sally Debonnaire ... executive producer (12 episodes, 2005)
Cara Furby ... assistant producer (8 episodes, 2017)
Kalpna Patel-Knight ... executive producer: for the BBC (8 episodes, 2017)
Zara Radford ... assistant producer (8 episodes, 2017)
Simon London ... executive producer (7 episodes, 2004)
Peter Fincham ... executive producer (1 episode, 2006)
Arabella McGuigan ... associate producer (1 episode, 2006)

Series Music by 

Howard Goodall ... (220 episodes, 2003-2017)

Series Film Editing by 

Nick King ... (218 episodes, 2003-2017)
Dicky Everton ... (2 episodes, 2003)

Series Casting By 

Lizzie Anders ... (18 episodes, 2011-2012)

Series Production Design by 

Jonathan Paul Green ... (203 episodes, 2003-2017)
Tayyaba Irtizaali ... (7 episodes, 2007)

Series Art Direction by 

Tayyaba Irtizaali ... (36 episodes, 2005-2014)
Alan Sullivan ... (4 episodes, 2006)
Shaun Burley ... (4 episodes, 2014-2015)
Cissy Cook ... (2 episodes, 2009)

Series Costume Design by 

Robert Lever ... (160 episodes, 2006-2016)
Karen Jackson ... (24 episodes, 2003-2004)
Robert Kyle ... (10 episodes, 2005)
Dean Sidaway ... (2 episodes, 2005)
Olivia Nurrish ... (1 episode, 2006)

Series Makeup Department 

Sue Sian ... makeup artist / make up (192 episodes, 2003-2016)
Sarah Burrows ... make-up (13 episodes, 2016-2017)
Lisa Mejuto ... make-up (8 episodes, 2017)
Kate Lockwood ... make-up (5 episodes, 2016-2017)
Karen Evans ... makeup artist (4 episodes, 2011)
Lucie Pemberton ... makeup artist (4 episodes, 2014-2015)
Katie Annetts ... make-up (3 episodes, 2016-2017)
Emma Leon ... makeup designer (1 episode, 2006)

Series Production Management 

Sarah Chaloner ... production manager (220 episodes, 2003-2017)
Francesca Milone ... production manager (12 episodes, 2004)
Rebecca Porter ... head of production (8 episodes, 2017)
Vicky Winter ... production manager (1 episode, 2006)

Series Art Department 

Jules Bailey ... logo designer (208 episodes, 2004-2017)
Andy Spence ... graphic designer (116 episodes, 2008-2017)
John Ellames ... graphic designer (94 episodes, 2009-2017)
Nathan Pollard ... graphic designer (94 episodes, 2011-2017)
Phil Hewson ... graphic designer (87 episodes, 2009-2017)
Jonathan Paul Green ... set designer (37 episodes, 2003-2006)
Stuart Mackay ... graphic designer (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
Pritesh Ladva ... graphic designer (8 episodes, 2017)
Tracie Coster ... graphic designer (3 episodes, 2010)
Steve Jones ... graphic designer (2 episodes, 2010)
Miep von Sydow ... assistant art director (uncredited) (17 episodes, 2012-2013)

Series Sound Department 

Andy Wernham ... sound supervisor / sound (211 episodes, 2003-2017)
Ian Marriott-Smith ... dubbing mixer (111 episodes, 2004-2012)
Elizabeth Calfe ... grams operator (96 episodes, 2005-2017)
Richard Ashley ... dubbing mixer (61 episodes, 2011-2017)
Ben Corbett ... grams operator (60 episodes, 2006-2013)
Paul Sage ... grams operator (28 episodes, 2007-2017)
Nerys Richards ... dubbing mixer (18 episodes, 2012-2016)
Paul Chaventré ... sound supervisor (15 episodes, 2010-2016)
Paul Barton ... sound supervisor / grams operator (14 episodes, 2004-2007)
Tom Paget ... dubbing mixer (12 episodes, 2003)
Dave McGrath ... dubbing mixer (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
Adrian Smith ... dubbing mixer (9 episodes, 2013-2014)
Mark Borrow ... grams operator (8 episodes, 2010-2017)
Steve Watt ... grams operator (8 episodes, 2014-2016)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Cameron Whitlie ... camera supervisor / camera operator (196 episodes, 2003-2017)
Nick Collier ... lighting director (180 episodes, 2003-2017)
Sarah Hopley ... vision controller (72 episodes, 2012-2016)
Mike Sutcliffe ... lighting director (37 episodes, 2003-2017)
Anthony West ... camera supervisor (10 episodes, 2005)
Warren Hodge ... lighting director (9 episodes, 2005-2013)
Dominic Roberts ... camera supervisor (6 episodes, 2010-2015)
Chris Owen ... camera supervisor (5 episodes, 2009-2011)
Mick Bennell ... lighting director (4 episodes, 2012-2013)
David English ... camera supervisor (3 episodes, 2006-2007)
Alan Fawcus ... camera supervisor (3 episodes, 2006-2007)
Chris Yates ... senior camera operator: studio (uncredited) (60 episodes, 2003-2007)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sharon Smith ... costumes (24 episodes, 2016-2017)

Series Editorial Department 

Carol Abbott ... vision mixer (148 episodes, 2003-2017)
Nick Dixon ... on-line editor (69 episodes, 2012-2017)
Chris Clark ... on-line editor (65 episodes, 2009-2017)
Leigh Panton ... vision mixer (62 episodes, 2004-2017)
Ian Trill ... vision mixer (14 episodes, 2006-2015)
Dan Winterburn ... vision mixer (7 episodes, 2012-2015)
Jamie Home ... on-line editor (6 episodes, 2013-2016)
Kathryn Edmonds ... vision mixer (4 episodes, 2009-2011)
Peter Phillips ... vision mixer (4 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jonathan Field ... on-line editor (3 episodes, 2011-2017)
David Frisby ... on-line editor (2 episodes, 2012-2013)
Kathryn Randall ... vision mixer (1 episode, 2003)
Dave Fitzpatrick ... vision mixer (1 episode, 2006)
Patricia Girot ... vision mixer (1 episode, 2006)
Ian Goff ... on-line editor (1 episode, 2017)
Yiorgos Loizou ... on-line editor (1 episode, 2017)

Series Music Department 

Howard Goodall ... theme tune (31 episodes, 2015-2017)

Series Other crew 

Beatrice Gay ... head of production / production executive (212 episodes, 2003-2017)
Mat Coward ... data miner / qi elf / curator of next / curator of not nearly / curator of organisms (196 episodes, 2005-2017)
James Harkin ... question wrangler / script elf / qi elf / script editor / curator of jack and jill / curator of jolly / curator of journalism / curator of kaleidoscope / curator of kings / curator of kinky / curator of location / curator of lucky losers / curator of lumped / curator of m-places / curator of military matters / curator of north norse / curator of numbers (193 episodes, 2005-2017)
Anthony Jordan ... autocue operator / autocue (190 episodes, 2005-2017)
Molly Oldfield ... question wrangler / qi elf / researcher / curator of jungles / curator of kris kringle / curator of l-animals / curator of making a meal of it / curator of menagerie (184 episodes, 2003-2016)
Guy Smart ... floor manager (173 episodes, 2005-2017)
John Mitchinson ... question wrangler / qi elf / questions compiled by / curator of lethal / curator of jargon / curator of jeopardy / curator of jobs / curator of kinetic / curator of knees & knockers / curator of knits & knots / curator of lying / curator of maths / curator of mix and match (171 episodes, 2004-2016)
Lois Drysdale ... production accountant (163 episodes, 2003-2014)
Will Bowen ... data miner / qi elf / jolly japester / knick-knacker / lab rat (142 episodes, 2008-2017)
Andy Murray ... question wrangler / qi elf / data miner / curator of j-places / curator of joints / curator of jumble / curator of k-folk / curator of knowledge / curator of landmarks, learning and larceny / curator of lenses / curator of lovely / curator of medieval and macabre / curator of miscellany / curator of naval navigation / curator of noodles / curator of operations / curator of the kitchen sink (128 episodes, 2010-2017)
Alice Osborne ... script supervisor / autocue operator (125 episodes, 2003-2017)
Justin Pollard ... question wrangler / qi elf / curator of jingle bells / curator of juice, jam and jelly / curator of justice / curator of killers / curator of kitsch / curator of knights & knaves / curator of ladies and gentlemen / curator of liblabble / curator of medley of maladies / curator of messing with my mind / curator of naming names / curator of no-l / curator of nonsense / curator of ologies (122 episodes, 2005-2017)
Anne Miller ... qi elf / data miner / question wrangler / curator of literature / curator of merriment / curator of misconceptions / curator of new / curator of night / curator of oceans (94 episodes, 2012-2017)
Stevyn Colgan ... data miner / question wrangler / qi elf / curator of little & large / curator of middle muddle / curator of monster mash / curator of naked truth / curator of noel / curator of odds and ends / curator of odorous and odious (76 episodes, 2013-2017)
Anna Ptaszynski ... data miner / qi elf / question wrangler / curator of mating and marriage / curator of messy / curator of non-sequitors / curator of nosey noisy (76 episodes, 2013-2017)
Ollie Wilson ... picture researcher / production runner (72 episodes, 2011-2015)
Alex Bell ... data miner / qi elf (64 episodes, 2013-2017)
Lee Hardwicke ... picture researcher (60 episodes, 2013-2017)
Will Elworthy ... picture researcher / production runner (59 episodes, 2007-2011)
Zoe Green ... production coordinator (52 episodes, 2009-2012)
James Smales ... picture researcher / production runner (52 episodes, 2009-2012)
Garrick Alder ... qi elf / researcher (50 episodes, 2004-2007)
Piers Fletcher ... question wrangler / questions compiled by (50 episodes, 2004-2007)
Nick Irving ... legal and business affairs (48 episodes, 2009-2013)
Lizzie Anders ... celebrity booker (46 episodes, 2008-2011)
Arron Ferster ... data miner / question wrangler / production runner (46 episodes, 2008-2011)
Dan Schreiber ... data miner / qi elf / researcher (42 episodes, 2004-2010)
Ben Dupré ... qi elf / data miner / curator of nature and nurture / curator of noble rot / curator of ologies / curator of over and ova (42 episodes, 2014-2017)
Rachael Coleyshaw ... production accountant (39 episodes, 2015-2017)
Christopher Gray ... qi elf (38 episodes, 2005-2007)
Justin Gayner ... qi elf / data miner (38 episodes, 2006-2009)
Charlie Williams ... production coordinator / picture researcher (37 episodes, 2003-2006)
Alison McGregor ... script supervisor (37 episodes, 2004-2006)
Caroline McGuire ... production coordinator (36 episodes, 2012-2014)
Mike Rayment ... picture researcher / production runner (34 episodes, 2010-2012)
Zara Radford ... production runner / picture researcher (34 episodes, 2014-2017)
Maia Fry ... production coordinator / production co-ordinator (34 episodes, 2014-2016)
Cara Furby ... picture researcher (32 episodes, 2015-2017)
Rachel Somers ... script supervisor (28 episodes, 2015-2017)
Jon Petrie ... picture researcher / production runner (26 episodes, 2006-2007)
Mike Morgan ... floor manager (25 episodes, 2003-2006)
Wayne Davison ... legal and business affairs (25 episodes, 2005-2006)
Cat Johnson ... script supervisor (25 episodes, 2007-2009)
Joanne Stokes ... production coordinator (25 episodes, 2007-2009)
Sophie Johnstone ... researcher (24 episodes, 2003-2004)
Katy Knights ... guest booker (24 episodes, 2003-2004)
Chris Hearn ... production co-ordinator (24 episodes, 2016-2017)
Miranda Swanson ... production runner / picture researcher (24 episodes, 2016-2017)
Stephen Grant ... audience wrangler (23 episodes, 2007-2010)
Aman Khuller ... legal and business affairs (21 episodes, 2007-2010)
Tom Robins ... production runner / floor runner (19 episodes, 2016-2018)
Jessica Reid ... picture researcher (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
Andrew Bill ... picture researcher (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
Katie Gahamire ... production runner (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jenny Ryan ... qi elf (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
Alex Bajcar ... legal and business affairs (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
Georgia Hunt ... production runner (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
Quayne Birch ... production accountant (18 episodes, 2014-2015)
Joshua Franks ... legal and business affairs (18 episodes, 2014-2015)
Liam Thorpe ... legal and business affairs (16 episodes, 2010-2011)
Rachael Dyer ... legal and business affairs (16 episodes, 2015-2016)
Charlie Preston ... production runner (16 episodes, 2015-2016)
Rachael Elliott ... legal and business affairs (16 episodes, 2016-2017)
Naomi Scott-Salisbury ... legal and business affairs (16 episodes, 2016-2017)
Emily Lawson ... picture researcher (13 episodes, 2006)
Camilla Smith ... picture researcher (13 episodes, 2006)
Vitaly Vitaliev ... qi elf (13 episodes, 2007)
Samantha Ball ... researcher (12 episodes, 2003)
Abbie Browne ... production runner (12 episodes, 2003)
Adam Jacot de Boinod ... researcher (12 episodes, 2003)
Francesca Milone ... production coordinator (12 episodes, 2003)
Róisín Doyle ... picture researcher (12 episodes, 2004)
Kate Staples ... researcher (12 episodes, 2004)
Jo Taylor ... production runner (12 episodes, 2004)
Helen Younger ... picture researcher (12 episodes, 2004)
Rosie Burton ... production runner (12 episodes, 2005)
Tommy Panays ... picture researcher (12 episodes, 2005)
Mark Boutros ... picture researcher (12 episodes, 2008-2009)
Tom Calvert ... legal and business affairs (12 episodes, 2008-2009)
Dave Allen ... floor manager (12 episodes, 2010-2017)
Jamie Batten ... picture researcher (11 episodes, 2003)
Lydia Pedreira ... picture researcher (11 episodes, 2007)
Ed Sharpe ... floor manager (8 episodes, 2007-2011)
Edward Brooke-Hitching ... qi elf (8 episodes, 2017)
Alice Campbell Davis ... qi elf (8 episodes, 2017)
Julie Kaye ... legal and business affairs (8 episodes, 2017)
Riz Mansor ... legal and business affairs (8 episodes, 2017)
Royston Horsley ... floor manager (7 episodes, 2006)
Scott Penrose ... master magician (7 episodes, 2015-2016)
Adam King ... researcher (4 episodes, 2003-2006)
Sara Lewis ... script supervisor (4 episodes, 2003)
Tom Price ... audience wrangler (4 episodes, 2008-2010)
Seann Walsh ... audience wrangler (4 episodes, 2009-2010)
Alex Osborne ... autocue operator / autocue (4 episodes, 2014-2017)
Gordon Southern ... audience wrangler (3 episodes, 2007-2008)
Dawn Allen ... autocue operator (3 episodes, 2016)
Rosalind Edmunds ... script supervisor (2 episodes, 2003)
Liz Robinson ... picture researcher (2 episodes, 2007)
Rufus Hound ... audience wrangler (2 episodes, 2009)
Ben Norris ... audience wrangler (2 episodes, 2009)
Lloyd Langford ... audience wrangler (2 episodes, 2010)
Eric Flitcroft ... qi elf (1 episode, 2005)
Ed Arriens ... production team (1 episode, 2006)
Natasha Bell ... researcher (1 episode, 2006)
Will Cross ... production coordinator (1 episode, 2006)
Jenny Hay ... production executive (1 episode, 2006)
Caroline Morgan ... production team (1 episode, 2006)
Dee O'Brien ... production team (1 episode, 2006)
Katy Smith ... researcher (1 episode, 2006)
Howard Clarke ... autocue operator (1 episode, 2009)
Rob Rouse ... audience wrangler (1 episode, 2009)
Mark Barnes ... cerealogical motif wrangler (1 episode, 2010)
Dave Gibson ... audience wrangler (1 episode, 2010)
John Lundberg ... cerealogical motif wrangler (1 episode, 2010)
Wil Russell ... cerealogical motif wrangler (1 episode, 2010)

Series Thanks 

Andrew Boothroyd ... thanks (2 episodes, 2014-2015)
D (London Irish Rifles) Company The London Regiment ... thanks (1 episode, 2013)
Imogen Hedges ... thanks (1 episode, 2013)
Tristan Hedges ... thanks (1 episode, 2013)
Ian Robinson ... thanks (1 episode, 2013)
Tony Robinson ... thanks (1 episode, 2013)
Alison Brody ... thanks: York Castle Museum (1 episode, 2014)
Lee Clarke ... thanks: York Castle Museum (1 episode, 2014)
Karl Eccleston ... thanks (1 episode, 2014)
Brian Fairbairn ... thanks (1 episode, 2014)
Neil Handley ... thanks: British Optical Association Museum (1 episode, 2014)
Stuart Hine ... thanks: Natural History Museum (1 episode, 2014)
Paul Parker ... thanks (1 episode, 2014)
Stephen Ramsey ... thanks: Imperial College (1 episode, 2014)
Kei Takashina ... thanks: University of Bath (1 episode, 2014)
Simon Nathan ... thanks: Morse Manipulator (1 episode, 2015)
Helen Arney ... with thanks to: Festival of the Spoken Nerd (1 episode, 2016)
Steve Mould ... special thanks to: for Festival of the Spoken Nerd (1 episode, 2016)
Matt Parker ... special thanks to: for Festival of the Spoken Nerd (1 episode, 2016)

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