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 »
I first saw the host of this on FAQ U, again on 8 Out of 10 Cats, and of course alongside Justin Lee Collins in The Friday/Sunday Night Project, and when I found out he was getting a chat show I was very intrigued. Alan Carr here gets his own regular style chat show, the show hosted by the lovably camp, friendly and funny host would start with a few jokes about recent events and the guests featuring, one by one three guests to talk about and promote/plug their recent venture in film, music, television or whatever else, including past career, and there would be a musical performance by a singer or band at the end. Guests have included Sir Bruce Forsyth, Heather Graham, Ross Kemp, Pet Shop Boys, Samuel L. Jackson, Katy Perry, Ivana Trump, Stacy 'Fergie' Ferguson, Martina Navratilova, Jerry Springer, will.i.am, Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer, Dawn French, La Roux, David Walliams, Fern Britton, Girls Aloud's Sarah Harding, Kanye West, JLS, Jonathan Ross, Mickey Rourke, Denise Van Outen, Kevin Bishop, Rupert Everett, Barbara Windsor, Calvin Harris, Patsy Kensit, Gok Wan, Peter Andre, Natalie Imbruglia, The Noisettes, Frank Skinner, Alan Dale, Jack Dee, Amanda Holden, Pixie Lott, Mariah Carey, Noel Fielding, Simon Pegg, Westlife, James Corden, Alesha Dixon, Ruth Jones, Chris Moyles, Chipmunk, Kate Hudson, David Mitchell, Sharon Osbourne, Miley Cyrus, Chris Evans, Michael McIntyre, Bette Midler, Johnny Vegas, Christopher Biggins, Cilla Black, Justin Lee Collins, The Saturdays, Eoghan Quigg, David Walliams, Spandau Ballet (Tony Hadley, Martin Kemp and company), Catherine Tate, David Tennant, Ricky Gervais, Vinnie Jones, Katie Price (Jordan), Corinne Bailey Rae, Daryl Hannah, Nicholas Hoult, Mika, Sid Owen, Patsy Palmer, Jimmy Carr, Janice Dickinson, Ke$ha, Alex Reid, Steve Jones, Courtney Love, Rihanna, John Barrowman, Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly, Jo Frost, Ellie Goulding, Mary J. Blige, Frankie Boyle, Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, Lindsay Lohan, Justin Bieber, Florence and the Machine, Miranda Hart, David Haye, Russell Howard, Kim Cattrall, N-Dubz, Boy George, Pamela Anderson, Russell Brand, Plan B, Enrique Iglesias, Kelis, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Shakira, Louie Spence, Grace Jones, John Bishop, Jared Leto, Kylie Minogue, Ulrika Jonsson, Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, Scissor Sisters, Alice Cooper, David Walliams, Bobcat Goldthwait, Alex Jones, Jason Manford, Olly Murs, Tinchy Stryder, Robin Williams, David Haye, Elle MacPherson, Louis Walsh, Sir Bruce Forsyth, Kaiser Chiefs, Ben Miller, Thandie Newton, Liam Gallagher and his band Beady Eye, Professor Brian Cox, Eddie Izzard, Hard-Fi, Matt Smith and many more. Very good!
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