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Cast

Series cast summary:
Les Dawson Les Dawson ...  Himself - Presenter / ... 125 episodes, 1980-1990
Terry Wogan ...  Himself - Presenter 95 episodes, 1979-1983
Paul O'Grady ...  Lily Savage 67 episodes, 1997-2002
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Comedy game show with celebrity guests and cheap prizes.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 1979 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Lily Savage's Blankety Blank See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Only seven celebrities appeared as panelists alongside all three hosts of the series: Wendy Richard, June Whitfield, Barbara Windsor, Ruth Madoc, Thora Hird, Sarah Greene and Kathy Staff. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Les Dawson: [at the start of the Super Match game] Please reveal the legend.
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Connections

Featured in Come on Down! The Game Show Story: Episode #1.1 (2014) See more »

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The legend has been revealed
5 October 2004 | by sun_hill_85See all my reviews

One of Great Britian's long-running popular game shows has indeed proved to be the perfect laughter tonic for anyone.

I've only seen a couple of episodes from the Les Dawson era, but I must admit that, despite the "tacky" prizes (well... they really weren't THAT tacky!) and the catchy/annoying theme song (so I won't bother reciting it), the Brits really did a fantastic job keeping contestants and fellow viewers entertained with funny quirks and in-jokes.

I might as well close my review with this quirk:

'When Brendan Richards finished writing his comment of the show, he said, "If you laugh too much watching this show, you'll literally laugh your BLANK off."'

(Don't forget, the clue is on this large thing made of hypertext and all that other stuff)


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