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The BEST episodes of Pointless Celebrities

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a celebrity version of the general knowledge quiz in which contestants try to come up with the answers that nobody else could think of.

Last Updated: 5/21/2022Network: BBC One
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Music
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10.00
1 votes

#1 - Music

Season 13 - Episode 18 - Aired 11/14/2020

A special edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman, with contestants Lee Thompson, Pauline Black, Steve Brown, Barbara Dickson, Kimberly Wyatt, Cathy Dennis, Heather Small and Steve Hogarth.

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Soaps
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9.72
29 votes

#2 - Soaps

Season 8 - Episode 16 - Aired 1/23/2016

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special soap edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Joe Swash and John Altman, Nick Pickard and Ali Bastian, Victoria Bush and Zaraah Abrahams, and Sharon Maughan and Tina Hobley.

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Episode 5 - 1970s
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9.00
1 votes

#3 - Episode 5 - 1970s

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/12/2014

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity 1970s edition of the quiz that rewards the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Anna Karen and Sally Thomsett, Ed Stewart and Sally James, Rick Wakeman and Roy Wood and Madeline Smith and Paul Henry.

Episode 22 - Mixed Bag 2
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1 votes

#4 - Episode 22 - Mixed Bag 2

Season 6 - Episode 22 - Aired 11/1/2014

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity edition of the quiz that rewards the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Anton Du Beke and Kate Garraway, Bonnie Langford and Todd Carty, Yvette Fielding and Mark Watson and Jon Culshaw and Debra Stephenson.

Outdoors
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9.00
1 votes

#5 - Outdoors

Season 10 - Episode 10 - Aired 10/15/2016

Christmas
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9.00
1 votes

#6 - Christmas

Season 10 - Episode 15 - Aired 12/24/2016

A special celebrity Christmas edition of the quiz, with Lesley Joseph, Duncan James, Faye Tozer, Bobby Davro, Joe Pasquale, Wendi Peters and Keith Chegwin.

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Comedians
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9.00
1 votes

#7 - Comedians

Season 11 - Episode 24 - Aired 1/12/2019

A special comedians edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman. Featuring James Acaster, Joel Dommett, Tom Allen, Ellie Taylor, Alex Horne, Isy Suttie, Ava Vidal and Marlon Davis.

Musicals
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9.00
2 votes

#8 - Musicals

Season 12 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/26/2019

A special musicals edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman, with contestants Rufus Hound, Trevor Dion Nicholas, Ria Jones, Sophie Evans, Carley Stenson, John Owen-Jones, Jodie Prenger and Denise van Outen.

Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra
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8.67
3 votes

#9 - Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra

Season 8 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/3/2015

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Clara Amfo and Trevor Nelson, Yasmin Evans and Greg James, Chris Stark and Scott Mills, and Dev Griffin and Sarah-Jane Crawford.

Christmas Special
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8.67
3 votes

#10 - Christmas Special

Season 14 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/23/2020

With Dianne Buswell, Max George, Sally Phillips, Milton Jones, John Barnes, Dave Beasant, Jodie Kidd and Lisa Snowdon. Featuring a special performance from Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott.

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Episode 6 - World Champions
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8.50
2 votes

#11 - Episode 6 - World Champions

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/14/2013

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity world champions edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Joe Calzaghe and Phil Taylor, Phil Vickery and Ravi Bopara, Sir Geoff Hurst and Sarah Storey, and Sophie Hosking and Helen Glover.

Euro 2016
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8.50
2 votes

#12 - Euro 2016

Season 10 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/4/2016

A special Euro 2016 edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman and featuring Stephanie Roche and Kevin Kilbane, Danny Gabbidon and Jason Mohammad, Neil Lennon and Iain Dowie, and Gabby Logan and Steve Wilson.

Sci-Fi and Fantasy
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8.50
2 votes

#13 - Sci-Fi and Fantasy

Season 13 - Episode 19 - Aired 11/21/2020

A sci-fi and fantasy special, featuring Matthew Waterhouse, Louise Jameson, David Graham, Sophia Myles, Jimmy Vee, Lauren Socha, Madeline Smith and Stephanie Beacham.

Episode 7 - Music Stars
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8.00
1 votes

#14 - Episode 7 - Music Stars

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/9/2013

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity music edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Ali Campbell and Mike Rutherford, Keren Woodward and Sara Dallin, Ritchie Neville and Scott Robinson, and Sandie Shaw and Sheila Ferguson.

Episode 8 - Celebrity Experts
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8.00
1 votes

#15 - Episode 8 - Celebrity Experts

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/19/2013

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity experts edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Rachel De Thame and Diarmuid Gavin, Jilly Goolden and Olly Smith, Simon Rimmer and Kim Woodburn, and Lee Stafford and Tommy Walsh.

Episode 10
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8.00
1 votes

#16 - Episode 10

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/30/2013

Featuring Jennie McAlpine and Justin Moorhouse, Kate Robbins and Alistair McGowan, Katy Hill and Trey Farley, and Mark Little and Ted Robbins.

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Episode 5
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8.00
2 votes

#17 - Episode 5

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 8/31/2013

Top chefs Rachel Allen, Jean Christophe Novelli, Paul Rankin and Rustie Lee take part.

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Episode 10 - World Cup Special
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8.00
1 votes

#18 - Episode 10 - World Cup Special

Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/7/2014

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity World Cup edition of the quiz that rewards the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Sir Geoff Hurst MBE and George Cohen MBE, Peter Shilton and Steve Bull, Graeme Le Saux and Jonathan Pearce, and Hope Powell and Casey Stoney.

Comedy
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8.00
1 votes

#19 - Comedy

Season 9 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/19/2016

Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a special celebrity comedy edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Featuring Simon Day and Paul Chowdhry, Emily Atack and Ian Lavender, Kerry Godliman and Graeme Garden and Steve Pemberton and Bob Mortimer.

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Eurovision
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8.00
1 votes

#20 - Eurovision

Season 10 - Episode 1 - Aired 5/14/2016

A special Eurovision edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman, and featuring Johnny Logan and Linda Martin, Natalie Powers and Russ Spencer, Jenny Frost and Sophie McDonnell, and Bucks Fizz.

Music
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8.00
1 votes

#21 - Music

Season 10 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/10/2016

A special celebrity music edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman. Featuring Fish and Barbara Dickson, Nick Heywood and Toyah Wilcox, Heather Small and Mari Wilson, and Jessica Taylor and Kelli Young.

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Impressionists
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8.00
2 votes

#22 - Impressionists

Season 10 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/17/2016

A special celebrity impressionists edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman. Featuring Alistair McGowan and Ronni Ancona, Jon Culshaw and Jan Ravens, Rory Bremner and Matt Forde, and Francine Lewis and Danny Posthill.

Food and Drink
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8.00
1 votes

#23 - Food and Drink

Season 10 - Episode 17 - Aired 1/14/2017

A special celebrity food and drink edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman. Featuring Brian Turner and Fay Maschler, Jilly Goolden and Olly Smith, Sophie Grigson and Michael Caines, Cyrus Todiwala and Tony Singh.

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Medical
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8.00
1 votes

#24 - Medical

Season 10 - Episode 20 - Aired 4/1/2017

Celebrity edition of the quiz, with Guy Henry, Rosie Marcel, Vicki Pepperdine, Ricky Grover, Ranj Singh, Hilary Jones, Charles Dale and Amanda Henderson.

Famous Voices
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8.00
1 votes

#25 - Famous Voices

Season 10 - Episode 31 - Aired 10/21/2017

A special celebrity famous voices edition of the general knowledge quiz in which four teams try to come up with the answers that no-one else could think of. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman. Featuring Brenda Longman and John Leeson, Peter Dickson and Jon Briggs, Redd Pepper and Marcus Bentley, and Felicity Finch and Emerald O'Hanrahan.