Friday, 4 May 2018

Theatre Actors Pointless Celebrities, 12th May

Pointless Celebrities at 7.10pm on  Saturday 12th May is a Theatre Actors special.


The contestants are Wayne Sleep, Louise Dearman, Neil Dudgeon, Annette Badland, Gary Wilmot, Rufus Hound, Roy Hudd and Anita Harris.

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Two Classic BRIT Award nominations for Alexander Armstrong

The 2018 Classic BRIT Awards nominations have been announced, covering a host of musical talent from the worlds of classical, soundtracks and musicals.


Alexander Armstrong is one of the nominees as best male artist, along with tenor Jonas Kaufman, composer Max Richter, teenage cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, and Britain's Got Talent-winning pianist Tokio Myers.

Xander's album In A Winter Light is also nominated as Classic FM Album of the Year, voted for by Classic FM listeners.

The ceremony will take place at London’s Royal Albert Hall on June 13th, and will be hosted by Alexander Armstrong and Myleene Klass. Good luck, Xander!

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Kids' TV Pointless Celebrities, 5th May

Pointless Celebrities on 5th May at 7.40pm is a Kids' TV special.


The contestants are Timmy Mallett, Bernard Cribbins, Andy Crane, Jenny Hanley, Michaela Strachan, Janet Ellis, JB Gill and Cat Sandion.

Alexander Armstrong to host Have I Got News For You

Alexander Armstrong will host Have I Got News For You on Friday 11th May on BBC1.

This will be Xander's record 26th time hosting the show. The guest panelists are MP Jess Phillips and comedian Sindhu Vee.

Friday, 20 April 2018

Outdoors Pointless Celebrities, 29th April

There's a repeated Outdoors Pointless Celebrities on 29th April at 4.50pm.


The competitors are Chris Packham and Martin Hughes-Games, Tom Heap and Jules Hudson, Miranda Krestovnikoff and Paul Heiney, and Naomi Wilkinson and Bill Oddie.

Pointless Celebrities, 28th April

Pointless Celebrities on Saturday 28th April is at 7.10pm.


It features Denise van Outen and Lydia Bright, Michelle Ackerley and Arthur Smith, Ann Widdecombe and Tyger Drew-Honey, and Foster and Allen.

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Pointless Celebrities, 21st April

Pointless Celebrities on 21st April is at 7.15pm.


Competing this time are BBC Radio presenters Diane Louise Jordan and the Rev Richard Coles, recent Celebrity Big Brother evictee Nancy Dell'Olio and 5 News presenter Matt Barbet. Former competitive swimmers Sharron Davies and Mark Foster team up, while broadcaster and writer Gyles Brandreth joins forces with Scottish comedy star and The News Quiz panellist Susan Calman.

Saturday, 7 April 2018

1970s Pointless Celebrities, 15th April

There's a repeated 1970s Pointless Celebrities on Sunday 15th April at 4.45pm.


The contestants are Pan's People dancers Dee Dee Wilde and Babs Powell, boxer John Conteh and footballer Alan Mullery, Blake's Seven stars Michael Keating and Jacqueline Pearce, and Martin Lee and Sandra Stevens from Brotherhood of Man.

Friday, 6 April 2018

Actors Pointless Celebrities, 14th April

Pointless Celebrities on 14th April, at 7.05pm, is an Actors special.


Competing are The Bill's Lisa Maxwell and Trudie Goodwin, Heartbeat's Bill Maynard - who died recently - and Tricia Penrose, Danny John-Jules (Death in Paradise) and Nigel Lindsay (Victoria), and Liz Carr (Silent Witness) and Lisa Hammond (EastEnders).

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Writers Pointless Celebrities, 7th April

There's a Writers special of Pointless Celebrities on Saturday 7th April at 6.50pm.


Taking part are Charlie Higson, Sally Gardner, Fern Britton, Jilly Cooper, Peter James, Martina Cole, Hanif Kureishi and Grace Dent.