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QI XLJargon: The cerebral quiz show returns. Stephen Fry is joined by regular sparring partner Alan Davies plus guests Victoria Coren, Bill Bailey and Jimmy Carr to bust some jargon. [S]Tue, Oct 24, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLJargon: The cerebral quiz show returns. Stephen Fry is joined by regular sparring partner Alan Davies plus guests Victoria Coren, Bill Bailey and Jimmy Carr to bust some jargon. [S]Tue, Oct 24, 9:00 PMDave ja vu60 mins
QI XLIdleness: An extra-large portion of the comedy panel show. Stephen Fry takes a lazy look at idleness with Alan Davies and guests Ross Noble, Dara O Briain and Jeremy Clarkson. [S]Tue, Oct 24, 10:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLIdleness: An extra-large portion of the comedy panel show. Stephen Fry takes a lazy look at idleness with Alan Davies and guests Ross Noble, Dara O Briain and Jeremy Clarkson. [S]Tue, Oct 24, 11:00 PMDave ja vu60 mins
QI XLJournalism: Whip-smart quiz. Shappi Khorsandi, Ross Noble, Johnny Vegas and Alan Davies have their notepads at the ready as Stephen Fry offers the inside scoop on journalism. [S]Wed, Oct 25, 11:40 PMDave65 mins
QI XLJournalism: Whip-smart quiz. Shappi Khorsandi, Ross Noble, Johnny Vegas and Alan Davies have their notepads at the ready as Stephen Fry offers the inside scoop on journalism. [S]Thu, Oct 26, 12:40 AMDave ja vu65 mins
QI XLNaked Truth: New. Sandi Toksvig uncovers the bare truth with Richard Osman, Lolly Adefope, Lee Mack and Alan Davies. Why is Alan weird? And what can't you do to a naked Osman?Thu, Oct 26, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLNaked Truth: New. Sandi Toksvig uncovers the bare truth with Richard Osman, Lolly Adefope, Lee Mack and Alan Davies. Why is Alan weird? And what can't you do to a naked Osman?Thu, Oct 26, 9:00 PMDave ja vu60 mins
QI XLMedieval and Macabre: Enlightenment on the Middle Ages with Stephen Fry. Julia Zemiro, Matt Lucas, David Mitchell and Alan Davies hear that pre-fabs date to pre-Ikea times! [S]Sat, Oct 28, 2:30 AMDave60 mins
QI XLMedieval and Macabre: Enlightenment on the Middle Ages with Stephen Fry. Julia Zemiro, Matt Lucas, David Mitchell and Alan Davies hear that pre-fabs date to pre-Ikea times! [S]Sat, Oct 28, 3:30 AMDave ja vu60 mins
QI XL2/16. Organisms: Sandi Toksvig looks at multiple organisms with Nish Kumar, Holly Walsh, Cariad Lloyd and Alan Davies. Also in HD. [S]Sat, Oct 28, 10:00 PMBBC TWO45 mins
QI XLMessy: Quite complex quizzing. Things get messy as Stephen Fry learns whether Sarah Millican, Eddie Kadi, Noel Fielding and Alan Davies know their mugwumps from their mullipuffs. [S]Sun, Oct 29, 1:10 AMDave60 mins

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QI XLMaking a Meal of It: Witty panel show. Stephen Fry gives us food for thought as Cariad Lloyd, Dermot O'Leary, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies make a right meal of the answers. [S]Sun, Oct 22, 1:35 AMDave55 mins
QI XLMessing With Your Mind: Stephen Fry messes with the minds of Sarah Millican, Tommy Tiernan, Josh Widdicombe and Alan Davies, pooh-poohing everything they thought they knew. [S]Sun, Oct 22, 12:35 AMDave60 mins
QI XLNight: New. Sandi Toksvig has a night to remember as she enlightens a dream line-up of Noel Fielding, Holly Walsh, David Mitchell and Alan Davies with some nocturnal nuggets.Thu, Oct 19, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLIntelligence: More intelligent questions from your genial host Stephen Fry. Joining him this time are guests Jo Brand, David Mitchell, Phill Jupitus - and, of course, Alan Davies. [S]Tue, Oct 17, 10:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLMonster Mash: The smash-hit quiz show that caught on in a flash. Beastly quizmaster Stephen Fry is an eerie sight for Sara Pascoe, Josh Widdicombe, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies. [S]Tue, Oct 17, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLMarriage and Mating: The stimulating panel show that weds comedy and knowledge. Stephen Fry enlightens Jo Brand, Greg Davies, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies on the joys of sex. [S]Sun, Oct 15, 1:15 AMDave60 mins
QI XLMaths: Stephen Fry dispels the factoids that don't quite add up in the panel show that's tougher than algebra. With Sandi Toksvig, Aisling Bea, Susan Calman and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Oct 15, 12:15 AMDave60 mins
QI XLMiscellany: Smart aleck Stephen Fry chairs the quiz that revels in ignorance. Cariad Lloyd, Rhod Gilbert, Noel Fielding and Alan Davies are enlightened on moths and moss. [S]Sat, Oct 14, 12:20 AMDave60 mins
QI XLNot Nearly: New. Sandi Toksvig hosts the myth-busting quiz that separates the facts from the factoids. With Gyles Brandreth, Victoria Coren Mitchell, Jimmy Carr and Alan Davies. [S]Thu, Oct 12, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLJolly: The chipper quiz show looking for some quite interesting answers. Stephen Fry has a jolly good time in the company of Julia Zemiro, Tim Vine, Rob Brydon and Alan Davies. [S]Wed, Oct 11, 11:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLInfantile: Another instalment of the ever-informative comedy quiz show. Big kid Stephen Fry enjoys being childish with guests Ronni Ancona, Dave Gorman, Lee Mack and Alan Davies. [S]Tue, Oct 10, 10:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLMerriment: Old scrooge Stephen Fry docks Jenny Eclair, Johnny Vegas, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies points in this XL-mas special. And can you spot the Morse code in Morse? [S]Tue, Oct 10, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLMilitary Matters: Before the Sandi Toksvig coup, general of knowledge Stephen Fry soldiered on to fire posers at Sheila Hancock, Jeremy Clarkson, Jimmy Carr and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Oct 8, 1:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLA Medley of Maladies: What did Typhoid Mary die of? Stephen Fry poses the klaxon-baiting questions on medical matters to Lucy Porter, Ross Noble, Matt Lucas and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Oct 8, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLNoble Rot: New. Nobs and yobs unite for the noble quiz. Sandi Toksvig tells Jeremy Clarkson, Sara Pascoe, Jason Manford and Alan Davies why the Danes love Keeping Up Appearances.Wed, Oct 4, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLong Lost: Suggs joins Stephen Fry and Alan Davies for more mind-expanding 'madness'. With fellow guests Claudia O'Doherty and Jimmy Carr, they consider lichen and lettuce. [S]Tue, Oct 3, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLA Medley of Maladies: What did Typhoid Mary die of? Stephen Fry poses the klaxon-baiting questions on medical matters to Lucy Porter, Ross Noble, Matt Lucas and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Oct 1, 2:00 AMDave55 mins
QI XLLandmarks: The superior panel show that's a milestone in TV quiz history. Jo Brand, David Mitchell and Alan Davies address larceny, the London Underground and loos. [S]Sun, Oct 1, 1:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLNosey Noisy: New. Aisling Bea, Corey Taylor, Ross Noble and Alan Davies make a din as they hear interesting titbits about sound. Sandi Toksvig has a nose for facts about hooters. [S]Wed, Sep 27, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLadies and Gents: Unisex education with renaissance man Stephen Fry and Kathy Lette, Ross Noble, Sue Perkins and Alan Davies. The a-gender includes posers on loos and suffrage. [S]Tue, Sep 26, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLittle and Large: A suitably multi-sized line-up of Richard Osman, Lucy Porter, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies join Stephen Fry in this extra-large helping of wit and wisdom. [S]Mon, Sep 25, 12:40 AMDave60 mins
QI XLLittle and Large: A suitably multi-sized line-up of Richard Osman, Lucy Porter, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies join Stephen Fry in this extra-large helping of wit and wisdom. [S]Sun, Sep 24, 1:50 AMDave55 mins
QI XLLucky Losers: Alan's in with a chance as the panelist with the lowest score wins this edition of the mind-bending quiz. With Jeremy Clarkson, Sandi Toksvig and Danny Baker. [S]Sun, Sep 24, 12:50 AMDave60 mins
QI XLLethal: The QI klaxon is the main danger as Stephen Fry asks Bill Bailey, Sandi Toksvig, Jason Manford and Alan Davies killer questions on everything from laptops to laxatives. [S]Fri, Sep 22, 11:30 PMDave60 mins
QI XLNorth Norse: New. Denmark's greatest export, Sandi Toksvig, talks Scandinavia and all things geographically north with Lucy Beaumont, Jason Manford, Rhod Gilbert and Alan Davies. [S]Wed, Sep 20, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLumped Together: Extra-large portions of tasty trivia served up by Jeeves himself. David Mitchell, Ronni Ancona, Jimmy Carr and Alan Davies get to grips with love handles. [S]Tue, Sep 19, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLying: Stephen Fry tells the truth about tall tales in the deceptive panel show. The cock and bull stories come from Sara Pascoe, Jack Whitehall, Adam Hills and Alan Davies. [S]Mon, Sep 18, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLLying: Stephen Fry tells the truth about tall tales in the deceptive panel show. The cock and bull stories come from Sara Pascoe, Jack Whitehall, Adam Hills and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Sep 17, 1:30 AMDave60 mins
QI XLLovely: The adored panel show with a fondness for titillating trivia. Getting all lovey-dovey with Stephen Fry are Josh Widdicombe, Aisling Bea, Tony Hawks and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Sep 17, 12:30 AMDave60 mins
QI XLNaming Names: New. Sandi Toksvig is the new name in the host's chair as the edifying quiz returns. With Cariad Lloyd, Romesh Ranganathan, Phill Jupitus and, as ever, Alan Davies. [S]Wed, Sep 13, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLiblabble: More myth-busting mirth in the witty panel show. Stephen Fry luxuriates in L-themed larks with the Reverend Richard Coles, Sara Pascoe, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies. [S]Tue, Sep 12, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLenses: The cure-all for idiocy. Fact doctor Stephen Fry gives Jo Brand, Josh Widdicombe, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies a check-up on their grasp of body parts starting with L. [S]Mon, Sep 11, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLLenses: The cure-all for idiocy. Fact doctor Stephen Fry gives Jo Brand, Josh Widdicombe, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies a check-up on their grasp of body parts starting with L. [S]Sun, Sep 10, 12:40 AMDave60 mins
QI XLLevity: Convivial myth-buster Stephen Fry quizzes guests Josh Widdicombe, Sue Perkins, Frank Skinner and Alan Davies on everything from the Statue of Liberty to Leviticus. [S]Sat, Sep 9, 11:40 PMDave60 mins
QI XLM-Places: Sue Perkins, Sami Shah, David Mitchell and Alan Davies join Stephen Fry on a trip to the Mountains of Kong, Mummerset and Brown Willy. Stop sniggering at the back. [S]Sat, Sep 9, 2:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLM-Places: Sue Perkins, Sami Shah, David Mitchell and Alan Davies join Stephen Fry on a trip to the Mountains of Kong, Mummerset and Brown Willy. Stop sniggering at the back. [S]Fri, Sep 8, 11:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLLiterature: The bookish Stephen Fry shares odd titbits on language and literature with the well-read Lloyd Langford, Victoria Coren Mitchell, Jack Whitehall and Alan Davies. [S]Wed, Sep 6, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLKaleidoscope: Myth-busting mirth. Stephen Fry covers a complete kaleidoscope of topics - from kayaking to comets - with Liza Tarbuck, Susan Calman, Sandi Toksvig and Alan Davies. [S]Mon, Sep 4, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLKris Kringle: A feast of Stephen Fry as our jolly old quizmaster and his QI elves get into the Christmas spirit with Jo Brand, Brendan O'Carroll, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies. [S]Mon, Sep 4, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLKris Kringle: A feast of Stephen Fry as our jolly old quizmaster and his QI elves get into the Christmas spirit with Jo Brand, Brendan O'Carroll, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies. [S]Sun, Sep 3, 1:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLKnights and Knaves: Wit and wisdom. Noble squire Stephen Fry joins gallant guests Victoria Coren, Sue Perkins, Rev Richard Coles and Alan Davies at the round table of knowledge. [S]Sun, Sep 3, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLKillers: Stephen Fry presents a killer edition of the quick-witted quiz. Sandi Toksvig, Trevor Noah, Jason Manford and Alan Davies learn that being drunk could help you survive! [S]Fri, Sep 1, 9:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLKinky: Ooh, kinky! Top shelf entertainment with Stephen Fry, who whips Janet Street-Porter, Sandi Toksvig, Johnny Vegas and Alan Davies into shape with some titillating trivia. [S]Fri, Sep 1, 2:35 AMDave55 mins
QI XLJack and Jill: Katy Brand, Sue Perkins, David Mitchell and Alan Davies join the jovial Stephen Fry to discuss jolly interesting things about people whose names start with 'J'. [S]Wed, Aug 30, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLMix and Match: Mind-improving miscellany with mine of information Stephen Fry, who's also fond of a magic trick. With Jo Brand, James Acaster, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies. [S]Tue, Aug 29, 9:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLJingle Bells: In a special Christmas edition of the festive quiz show, jolly old Stephen Fry jingles a few bells with Sarah Millican, Phill Jupitus, Danny Baker and Alan Davies. [S]Mon, Aug 28, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
QI XLJustice: Stephen Fry is judge, jury and executioner as Brian Cox, Rhys Darby, Jason Manford and Alan Davies try to avoid the dreaded klaxon while fielding questions on justice. [S]Sat, Aug 19, 11:55 PMDave60 mins
QI XLJumpers: Leap for joy as Stephen Fry hosts another edition of the stimulating quiz. Julian Clary, Ross Noble, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies try not to jump to inexact conclusions. [S]Thu, Aug 17, 8:00 PMDave60 mins
QI XLJumpers: Leap for joy as Stephen Fry hosts another edition of the stimulating quiz. Julian Clary, Ross Noble, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies try not to jump to inexact conclusions. [S]Wed, Aug 16, 10:20 PMDave60 mins
QI XLJeopardy: The QI klaxon is the main danger for panellists Julia Zemiro, Sue Perkins, Ross Noble and Alan Davies as host Stephen Fry asks perilous questions about jeopardy. [S]Mon, Aug 14, 12:00 AMDave60 mins
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