24 Hour Panel People



David Walliams


Kate Moss


bbc.co.uk webcast, 5 to 6 March 2011

BBC Three, 13 to 17 March 2011 (5 episodes in 1 series)


David Walliams does an entire 24-hour marathon mashup of comedy panel game formats (and a few others) as a panellist (with the exception of Argumental and Never Mind the Buzzcocks, which were the only shows he takes the chair as host) for Comic Relief, with other guest panellists and hosts drifting in and out.

The formats used were, in order:

Would I Lie to You?
Host: Rob Brydon
Panellists: David Mitchell, Lee Mack, Fay Ripley, Claudia Winkleman, Shappi Khorsandi and David Walliams.

8 Out Of 10 Cats
Host: Jimmy Carr
Panellists: Sean Lock, Jamelia, Josh Widdicombe, Jon Richardson, Victoria Coren and David Walliams.

Just a Minute
Host: Nicholas Parsons
Panellists: Lee Mack, Sheila Hancock, Tony Hawks and David Walliams.

It's Only TV... But I Like It
Host: Jack Dee
Panellists: Charlie Brooker, Danny Wallace, Tom Deacon, Ulrika Jonsson, Penny Smith and David Walliams.

The Generation Game
Host: Vernon Kay
Hostess: Ulrika Jonsson
Participants: David Walliams and his mum vs Miranda Hart and Patricia Hodge.

Through the Keyhole
Host: David Frost
Co-host: Dawn Porter
Panellists: David Tennant, Patricia Hodge and David Walliams.

Blankety Blank
Host: Paul O'Grady
Panellists: Barbara Windsor, David Tennant, Stacey Solomon, George Lamb, Keith Harris and Orville and David Walliams.
Contestants: Lee Ryan and Duncan James

Mock the Week
Host: Dara Ó Briain
Panellists: Andrew Maxwell, Andy Parsons, Daniel Sloss, Doc Brown, Seann Walsh and David Walliams.

Celebrity Juice
Host: Leigh Francis as Keith Lemon
Panellists: Lauren Laverne, Germaine Greer, Jedward, Rufus Hound and David Walliams.

Host: David Walliams
Panellists: Dara Ó Briain, Jo Brand, Marcus Brigstocke and Rufus Hound.

Host: Stephen Fry
Panellists: Russell Tovey, Jo Brand, Sue Perkins and David Walliams.

They Think it's All Over
Host: Nick Hancock
Panellists: Dave Berry, Gabby Logan, Lee Hurst, Phil Tufnell, Richard Bacon and David Walliams.

Call My Bluff
Host: Angus Deayton
Panellists: Alex Horne, Roisin Conaty, Russell Tovey, Tim Key, Sarah Cawood and David Walliams.

Give Us a Clue
Host: Sara Cox
Panellists: Christopher Biggins, Lionel Blair, Una Stubbs, Holly Walsh, Jenni Falconer and David Walliams.

What's My Line
Host: Stephen K. Amos
Panellists: Christopher Biggins, Holly Walsh and David Walliams.

Host: Griff Rhys Jones
Contestants: Adam Woodyatt and David Walliams.

Have I Got News for You
Host: Patrick Kielty
Panellists: Clive Anderson, Lembit Opik, Holly Walsh and David Walliams

Whose Line is it Anyway?
Host: Clive Anderson
Panellists: Humphrey Ker, Josie Lawrence, Neil Mullarkey, Tony Slattery and David Walliams.

Never Mind the Buzzcocks
Host: David Walliams
Panellists: Alexa Chung, Chris O'Dowd, Matt Edmondson, Robert Webb, Neil Tennant and Nick Grimshaw.


Room 101 (with Nick Hancock interviewing David Walliams) was also due to be included after They Think It's All Over, but was dropped because they were running over an hour behind schedule by that point (about 3.15am).

Web links

British Comedy Guide entry

See also

Have I Got Buzzcocks All Over


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