Quiz Nite!

A series of comedy plays written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis, each with a quizzing theme.

Episodes

EpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
Comments
01Pub Quiz20190913

Disaster has struck the reigning champions of the Red Lion Sunday Quiz Night, who find their team a man down with just hours to go - much to the distress of their captain, ex-GP Charles.

Charles’ wife Anne offers step into the breach, but she’s never quizzed before and with their unbeaten record at stake, he turns her offer down. Furious, she forms a team of her own and the battle is on...

Writers... Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Charles... Kenneth Cranham
Anne... Harriet Walter
Rob... Martin Trenaman
Sally... Mina Anwar
Enid... Marcia Warren
Maurice... Don Gilet
Basia... Jayde Adams
Dominic... Steve Punt
Dave... Hugh Dennis

Producer... Julia McKenzie

This is a BBC Studios Production

A series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme, written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis.

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Quiz Night!

A series of comedy plays written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis, each with a quizzing theme.

Episode 1. "Pub Quiz"

Disaster has struck the reigning champions of the Red Lion Sunday Quiz Night, who find their team a man down with just hours to go - much to the distress of their captain, ex-GP Charles.

Charles’ wife Anne offers step into the breach, but she’s never quizzed before and with their unbeaten record at stake, he turns her offer down. Furious, she forms a team of her own and the battle is on...

Writers... Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Charles... Kenneth Cranham
Anne... Harriet Walter
Rob... Martin Trenaman
Sally... Mina Anwar
Enid... Marcia Warren
Maurice... Don Gilet
Basia... Jayde Adams
Dominic... Steve Punt
Dave... Hugh Dennis

Producer... Julia McKenzie

This is a BBC Studios Production

A series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme, written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis.

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

02P T A20190920

A series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme, written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis.

Episode 2. " PTA"

Lowfield Primary School is looking for a new organizer for the annual PTA fundraising Quiz. But competition among the parents for this coveted post proves greater than expected...

Writers Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Mr Fielder... Steve Punt
Marina... Rosie Cavaliero
Joyce... Gbemisola Ilkumelo
Mrs Duggan... Selina Griffiths
Jerry Halliwell... Hugh Dennis

Producer Carl Cooper

A BBC Studios Production

Lowfield Primary School is looking for a new organiser for the annual fundraising quiz.

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Lowfield Primary School is looking for a new organizer for the annual PTA fundraising Quiz. But competition among the parents for this coveted post proves greater than expected...

Writers Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Mr Fielder... Steve Punt
Marina... Rosie Cavaliero
Joyce... Gbemisola Ilkumelo
Mrs Duggan... Selina Griffiths
Jerry Halliwell... Hugh Dennis

Producer Carl Cooper

A BBC Studios Production

Lowfield Primary School is looking for a new organiser for the annual fundraising quiz.

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

03University Challenged20190927

Writers... Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Quizmaster... Steve Punt
Tom... Jon Pointing
Liam... Darren Kuppan
Carrie... Shin-Fei Chen
Valerie Stoddard... Elizabeth Bennett

Producer... Carl Cooper

This is a BBC Studios Production

A series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme, written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis.

Episode 3 - "University Challenged"

Ten years on from a disastrous University Challenge appearance in which they scored zero points, the West Wessex team are re-united for the funeral of Dr Stoddart, the brilliant maths professor who selected them. At the memorial quiz he requested in his will, the team are about to discover just how brilliant he was...

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

A series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme, written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis.

Episode 3 - "University Challenged"

Ten years on from a disastrous University Challenge appearance in which they scored zero points, the West Wessex team are re-united for the funeral of Dr Stoddart, the brilliant maths professor who selected them. At the memorial quiz he requested in his will, the team are about to discover just how brilliant he was...

Writers... Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Quizmaster... Steve Punt
Tom... Jon Pointing
Liam... Darren Kuppan
Carrie... Shin-Fei Chen
Valerie Stoddard... Elizabeth Bennett

Producer... Carl Cooper

This is a BBC Studios Production

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

04Services20191004

A series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme, written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis.

Episode 4 - "Services"

A divorced father and his ex-wife use a Motorway Services as their meeting-point for handovers of their teen daughter. But today, the ex-wife is late... and possibly arriving with her new boyfriend. To pass the time, and soothe the nerves, father and daughter decide to play the quiz machine...

Writers... Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis

Father... Hugh Dennis
Daughter... Dylan Morris
Nurul... Ali Shahalom
Jake... Ali Shahalom

Producer... Carl Cooper

This is a BBC Studios Production

Brand new series of comedy plays on a quizzing theme written by Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis