The show in which two contestants engage in a battle of wits, competing against the clock in games of lexical dexterity and numerical agility.

Genre: Quiz Show

Running Time: 45 minutes (approx)

3/5 Stars

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It's next showing on Channel 4 Tomorrow, 6:00am and on Channel 4 Plus 1 Tomorrow, 7:00am. See more...

Main Cast

Image for Alistair McGowanAlistair McGowan
Pam Ayres
Michael Vaughan
Ken Bruce
Image for Gloria HunnifordGloria Hunniford
John Parrott
Anneka Rice
Penny Smith
Ann Widdecombe
Kate Humble
John Parrot
Dave Myers
Image for Jenny EclairJenny Eclair
Image for Jon CulshawJon Culshaw
John Inverdale
Gyles Brandreth
Janet Street Porter
Image for Connie FisherConnie Fisher
Image for Les DennisLes Dennis
Angela Rippon