20 sitcom questions for your home pub quiz

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These days everyone’s binging box sets or competing in virtual quizzes – so why not combine the two? Next time you’re on House Party, Google Hangouts, Zoom or Messenger test your friends and family sitcom knowledge on everything from Fawlty Towers to Fleabag.

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RadioTimes.com is here with a round devoted to soaps you can use at your next online gathering – read on for 20 fiendish questions! Answers below – no cheating…

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Questions

  1. What was the original title for Dad’s Army?
  2. Complete this Only Fools and Horses catchphrase: “Next time this year we’ll be….”
  3. What is the name of Blackadder’s faithful but dim-witted servant?
  4. What is the name of Jim’s original dog in Friday Night Dinner?
  5. Who was the first male character to get married in The Big Bang Theory?
  6. Who did Wendy Richard play in Are You Being Served?
  7. In which town is The Office UK set?
  8. What is the name of the final episode of M*A*S*H, which drew 125million viewers in the US?
  9. Anthony, Barbara, Dave, Denise and Jim are members of which famous TV family?
  10. Who plays Gary’s flatmate in the first series of Men Behaving Badly?
  11. True or false: Josh Radnor does the voice-over on How I Met Your Mother
  12. Mila Kunis had her first kiss with future husband Ashton Kutcher on which nostalgic sitcom?
  13. In The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, the title character would always picture what animal when thinking about his mother-in-law?
  14. In what county was Fawlty Towers set, which was also the location of the real-life hotel that inspired the show?
  15. In what year did classic Ronnie Barker sitcom Porridge begin?
  16. Lister, Rimmer and Kryten are characters in which sci-fi sitcom?
  17. True or false: Fleabag was originally a one-woman play
  18. What is the name of the cafe in Friends?
  19. “What’s Occurring?” is often asked by which Gavin and Stacey character?
  20. In Outnumbered, what is the surname of Jake, Ben and Karen?

Answers

  1. The Fighting Tigers
  2. Millionaires
  3. Baldrick
  4. Wilson
  5. Howard
  6. Miss Brahms
  7. Slough
  8. Goodbye, Farewell and Amen
  9. The Royle Family
  10. Harry Enfield
  11. False – it’s actually Bob Saget
  12. That ’70s Show
  13. Hippopotamus
  14. Devon
  15. 1974
  16. Red Dwarf
  17. True
  18. Central Perk
  19. Nessa
  20. Brockman

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