A comedy panel game in which being Quite Interesting is more important than being right. Stephen Fry is joined each week by four comedians to share anecdotes and trivia, and maybe answer some questions as well.
A comedy trivia quiz based around pop music, originally hosted by Mark Lamarr up to October 2006, then hosted by Simon Amstell until his departure in 2011. From that point forward the show ... See full summary »
rather tired looking............and most importantly rather unfunny!
Hey, didn't Jack Dee use to be funny.
I decided to watch this because Jack Dee was in it, but if I had known it was a made for TV series of shows and not a recording of one of his performances, or how unfunny then I would never have wasted my time.
Like the other reviewer I saw the show which had Joan Rivers as a guest, and I like them can't understand why Jack didn't use this opportunity to showcase new comedy talent instead of inviting a has-been like her. Her jokes were rather awful, and she seemed to have to resort to crudity, probably for lack of good material. Perhaps it was a deliberate act of not inviting good comedians, because they would have surely overshadowed their host! One to miss.
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