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 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: 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 star Alexander Armstrong incensed as Richard Osman takes swipe

The moment happened this evening as the presenters introduced viewers to the Christmas celebrity edition of the BBC teatime quiz show. Comedian, singer and broadcaster Alexander, 47, was heard saying: “There’s only one more person for me to introduce.  “He’s been officially recognised as by the Guinness Book of Records as the world’s biggest elf, […]

Pointless host Richard Osman reveals when BBC quiz will END: ‘I’d like to leave together’

The popular afternoon quiz series has been running for 17 seasons and first began back in 2009, when it launched on BBC Two. Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, Richard opened up about the future of the programme and if he’d stay on without his friend and co-star, 47. When asked if he would continue on if […]

Pointless star Richard Osman reveals he ‘BURNED DOWN’ The Chase studio after clash

The 46-year-old presenter told his BBC audience that he “went next door” to burn 57-year-old Bradley Walsh’s ITV set to the ground. In jest, Richard joked that he had stored the contents of the studio in a replica Ashes cricket cup. Introducing his co-host, Alexander Armstrong said: “That just leaves one more person for me […]

Leon Osman: Everton can finish above Liverpool this season

The Toffees have splashed the cash on the likes of Davy Klaassen, Wayne Rooney, Jordan Pickford and Michael Keane this summer. They have let Romelu Lukaku join Manchester United but are still pondering whether to reinvest that cash in Gylfi Sigurdsson. Everton have already had one bid rejected by Swansea, who are holding out for […]

Pointless’ Alexander Armstrong speechless as he’s THREATENED by Richard Osman

The pair were speaking to Cathie and Aladin when the quiz master threatened to have the presenter kicked off the show.  Alexander asked Cathie what she did for a living, to which she replied: “I’m a trainer, I train people management and leadership ad health and safety.” “You missed out management and leadership last time, […]