Do you know your House of the Dragon from your Real Housewives of Beverly Hills? Can you list an actor’s previous TV appearances like IMDB?
Sky Max’s new pilot On Demand, is a new comedy show putting your cultural knowledge to the test, celebrating all the things we love about television. Following a successful pilot, British Comedy Guide reports the broadcaster has now commissioned a full series.
TV fanatic Josh Widdicombe and TV royalty Alison Hammond star alongside outspoken host Rob Beckett as team captains, guiding their team of stars of the small screen and comic telly fans through a series of dynamic rounds to prove who knows the most about our beloved TV.
Brought to you by Talkback (a Fremantle label), On Demand(w/t) adopts the same tone as their acclaimed music quiz show Never Mind the Buzzcocks. With dynamic rounds, hilarious anecdotes and incredible trivia, chaos is guaranteed!
Phil Edgar Jones, Director of Sky Entertainment, commented: “From football, to music, to fresh new formats, it’s another extremely exciting year for comedy entertainment on Sky Max with the nation’s best loved and funniest faces. As ever, we’re delighted to continue showcasing the best British talent and providing a platform for innovative and original entertainment shows.”
Team captain Alison Hammond says: “This will be my first time working with Sky so I’m thrilled to be finally joining the family. We all know that I love a bit of telly – when I’m not actually on it, I’m watching it – so I’m going to apply everything I know and have learned over the years and go for the win. Watch out Josh babs!”
More details will be revealed in due course.