Pointless: ‘Come on!’ Richard Osman berates contestants over ‘obvious’ answers

The BBC programme was hosted as usual by Alexander Armstrong who was accompanied by Richard. The first board today was a picture round whereby the Pointless contestants had to name “famous Londoners”. A total of 16 celebrities born in London were on the board to begin with. The first three pairs of contestants went for […]

Pointless CANCELLED: BBC quiz show replaced at the last minute – here’s why 

Pointless fans were expecting to tune in to see a noughties episode of the celebrity version of the show tonight but to their dismay, it was cancelled at the last minute.  The quiz show had been scheduled to appear on BBC One at the time of 19:35 according to TV guides, but it never aired.  […]

Pointless Celebrities: Richard Osman STUNNED as contestant makes quip about show rules

Richard, 48, and his Pointless co-host Alexander Armstrong, 49, were on hand to welcome four pairs of real-life doctors and actors who have or are portraying the medical professionals in television dramas. After introducing the contestants to the BBC quiz show, Alexander and Richard went on to explain how the first questions would work. The […]

Pointless: Richard Osman rendered speechless as contestant drops shock bombshell

The Pointless presenters welcomed a new batch of contestants on to the BBC show today to tackle some more tricky quiz questions.  As is custom, they went round each quizzer to find out where they’ve come from in the country and what job they do for a living.  However, one contestant left them shocked completely […]

Pointless: Alexander Armstrong SPEECHLESS as Richard Osman takes swipe ‘Annoying’

Presenter Alexander Armstrong and his assistant Richard have worked together on Pointless for over a decade now. The duo are used to teasing each other on the popular BBC series and tonight’s edition was no different, as Richard, 48, launched straight into taking a swipe at his colleague. Tonight’s episode of Pointless Celebrities was musical […]

Pointless Celebrities: Alexander Armstrong left stunned as contestant yells at audience

Pointless Celebrities continued this evening and saw a “TV special”. The episode included a number of presenters and TV stars who were battling it out for the Pointless trophy, and some money for their charity of choice. And while Bargain Hunt’s Charlie Ross and his partner Catherine Southon started off doing quite well, it quickly […]

Tesla Places Pointless ‘Self-Driving’ Option On Hiatus

Tesla Motors is abandoning the “fully self-driving” purchasing option on all of its vehicles. The option debuted in 2016 as a way to ensure your new car would be future-proofed and able to incorporate autonomous features. But those upgrades never really came — leaving customers who spent $ 8,000 angry enough to file a class-action lawsuit […]

Pointless: Richard Osman left red-faced after Alexander Armstrong INSULTS contestant

Pointless fans watched on as the BBC host spoke to contestant Linda, but ended up making a jibe about her looks. The PA for a water utility company in the Midlands was first asked her opinion on the quiz board and to give a Pointless answer. Alexander asked: “Linda, what would you like to go […]

Pointless: Alexander Armstrong reveals they’ve filmed ‘farewell’ show ‘The final goodbye'

Alexander revealed that they recorded the “final goodbye” show after the first four seasons of the programme. He said: “At the end of the second series [in 2010]. We were going out at 2.30pm on BBC2 – the lowest-impact slot on TV. “The first series of 30 did enough for another 30, and that was […]