King David

Monday, June 18, 2007 by · Comments Off 

When it comes to panel games, it doesn’t really matter as to the format or the questions – probably about 95% of the appeal is down to the participants. So nobody really cares that 8 out of 10 Cats is about opinion polls – all that matters is that Sean Lock is there being funny. Hence, BBC1′s new panel game Would I Lie to You is likely to prove enjoyable due to the masterstroke of hiring David Mitchell as a team captain. Read more

8 Out of 10 Cats/Mock the Week

Sunday, June 26, 2005 by · Comments Off 

For the last 15 years, the words “topical television quiz show” might as well have been spelled Have I Got News for You. Read more