Pointless Quiz show, hosted by Alexander Armstrong Share: Alexander Armstrong: Who Do You Think You Are? is like having a camera sent up inside you Carousel Navigation 1 Related Pointless originally had only one presenter - and no Richard Osman The quizmaster general only joined co-host Alexander Armstrong on the BBC1 quiz show later in development Alexander Armstrong: Hurray for repeats "I love telly at this time of year. You see, I love watching old television" Alexander Armstrong: How to succeed in television "I've heard horror stories in which people I’ve known and loved have gone over to the dark side and turned into monsters" Richard Osman goes solo for new BBC quiz show Two Tribes The presenter will be without his Pointless chum Alexander Armstrong in the brand new game show launching on 18 August this year The Overnights: TV’s two most dreaded words “At 9:29am you can have a dream, and at 9:31 it’s a nightmare,” reveals Pointless quizmaster Richard Osman How to create a hit television show "People will no longer watch any show unless it has a catchy name, like The Man With the 10-Stone Testicles," says Richard Osman Richard Osman: Britain is uniquely good at delivering intelligent and entertaining daytime TV "Daytime TV doesn’t get written about often but I know, from the many people who contact me, that it is watched by an extremely broad, extremely funny and extremely nice group of people" A good game show never dies, says Pointless host Richard Osman "The BBC is working on yet another relaunch of The Generation Game, Rob Brydon’s wonderful Guess List was a close cousin of Blankety Blank and we mustn’t forget that their biggest hit of all, Strictly Come Dancing, is a remake of a show that first aired in 1949" Pointless hosts' Eurovision 2014 entry deserves a lot more than nul points Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman's 80s-influenced number could have been a contender in tonight's competition Test your knowledge of 50 years of BBC2 Pointless star Richard Osman hosts our celebration of 50 years of BBC2 with (what else?) a quiz Bafta Television Awards 2014: Vote Educating Yorkshire in the RT Audience Award says Richard Osman Pointless star Richard Osman wants to see Educating Yorkshire take the title in the Radio Times Audience Award at this year's Bafta Television Awards A new Pointless app for Pointless people A new app based on the BBC quiz lets you take on your friends Sarah Millican: Sherlock has just the right amount of smugness for me Splash! and Dancing on Ice were also on the menu as Sarah Millican spent some time off grazing the TV buffet Sarah Millican: What I will (and won't) be watching in 2014 EastEnders, Downton Abbey, The Wire - which shows make the cut for 2014? Sarah Millican shares her telly promises for the year... Christmas 2013: Stuck for a last minute stocking filler for your kids? Read on.... Stuck for inspiration for your little ones? Then look no further than this guide for fabulous last minute stocking fillers Armstrong & Osman: "We would love to do a children's Pointless but we're not allowed" “We have honestly suggested everything. I would love to do it because so many kids watch it and kids are so brilliant at quizzes. It would be perfect." Can you beat the quiz show hosts in our Bank Holiday pub quiz? The News Quiz, Pointless and the Eggheads' quizmasters try their hand at our quiz. But can you top their scores? Grab a pen and give it a go… Pointless star Richard Osman on the show that made him a TV heart-throb "It’s 5.15, we’ll all get together and have a bit of fun," Osman tells Alison Graham of the BBC quiz show phenomenon What happens when journalists have a go at being Pointless? RadioTimes.com's brightest quiz team has a very "ballsy" attempt at words ending in '...ank' Pointless at 500 – the secrets behind a quiz sensation Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman explain how making a Pointless game show is harder than it looks Alexander Armstrong: Pointless is the ultimate quiz "There’s something very beguiling about having to find low-scoring answers... It appeals to the anorak in all of us" Sarah Millican: I’m going to ignore the dirty bras and warm pants "I am planning a day of telly. I have been working full tilt on the new series of my show and I'm a little backed up..." BBC hosts Pointless Doctor Who reunion Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred and Louise Jameson are just some of the Doctor Who veterans who'll appear on a special edition of the BBC quiz later this month Alexander Armstrong: "Everyone assumes I'd be good on a quiz team... but I’m not" The Big Ask and Pointless presenter talks Dad's Army, Doctor Who and getting back together with Ben Miller 200 new episodes of Pointless on the way! Alexander Armstrong confirms a bright future for the daytime quiz show, which is also moving to a new home away from BBC Television Centre I'm addicted to Pointless Alison Graham is "enchanted by the quiz's geniality and the Alexander Armstrong/Richard Osman double act"