#13 Eggheads lose to a single opponent. If a contestant loses both of their lives, they are out of the game. If there is no winner, the round goes into sudden death with no choices given for answers. Occasionally, one remaining Egghead will beat five challengers. The show is played in five rounds. Has happened once before in Series 11, Episode 154.

Read about our approach to external linking. | 2nd highest amount won by a challenging team. It was presented by Jeremy Vine and saw the return of CJ de Mooi, who left Eggheads in 2012. Jeremy Vine hosts a general knowledge quiz, Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz, Quiz in which teams from across the UK battle to beat the formidable Eggheads, Dermot Murnaghan hosts the general knowledge quiz, More contestants take on the quiz champions. Company Credits A general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads. Teams from all over the UK battle to beat the formidable Eggheads quiz team. The contestants have time to answer and to reason, which means I do too. Lisa Thiel appeared on the show as part of a winning team before becoming an Egghead herself shortly afterwards.
If they get it right, gameplay continues as normal but if they get it wrong, they lose one of their two lives.
Hosted by Dermot Murnaghan. The team can confer on every question. At the end of 2008, a sixth Egghead was added and appearances rotated. Subjects can appear in any order, although at least one of Sport, Music or Film & Television will appear in every episode. Quiz in which teams from across the UK battle to beat the formidable Eggheads. The series ran for a 6-week period, between 24 February and 4 April 2014. In each episode, de Mooi faced a team of five contestants hoping to win thousands of pounds. Technical Specs, See agents for this cast & crew on IMDbPro, List of BBC TV Shows series seasons from channels BBC1 , BBC2 , BBC3 BBC4, associate producer (7 episodes, 2007-2009), executive producer / series producer / series editor (7 episodes, 2008-2019), executive producer (5 episodes, 2008-2014), assistant producer / associate producer (4 episodes, 2008-2009), producer / question producer (4 episodes, 2009), executive producer (2 episodes, 2017-2019), post-production producer (unknown episodes), sound supervisor / sound (4 episodes, 2014-2017), lighting director / lighting technician (27 episodes, 2008-2017), camera supervisor / camera operator (3 episodes, 2017), script supervisor (4 episodes, 2017-2019), question verifier / question adjudicator (30 episodes, 2009-2014), question adjudicator / question verifier (6 episodes, 2008-2019), question adjudicator / question verifier (5 episodes, 2014-2019), production accountant / production coordinator (4 episodes, 2008-2019), researcher / contestant researcher (4 episodes, 2008-2009), question producer / senior question producer (2 episodes, 2008-2019), production coordinator (2 episodes, 2009), question verifier (2 episodes, 2017-2019), studio resources manager (1 episode, 2008), studio resource manager (unknown episodes). This chart displays when each presenter and Egghead was active. From 2008, Jeremy Vine presented when Murnaghan was hosting the spinoff series. From series 15, five of eight possible Eggheads appear each episode, and later in 2016, two brand-new Eggheads (one male and one female) joined the panel after a spin-off series entitled Make Me an Egghead. Series 5 homepage. #14 Eggheads lose twice in a row & #3 Eggheads get first 2 questions wrong in the final round, This page was last edited on 4 August 2020, at 09:05. From series 16 Vine became the sole presenter. ", "Who are the Eggheads? Both players are asked in turn three multiple-choice questions. Every wrong answer means that the team loses one of their lives and if they lose all of their lives, they leave with nothing but if they beat the target, they win an equal share of the prize fund. Eggheads is a British quiz show from the BBC. In the first eight series, the team consisted of only five Eggheads who each appeared in every episode and did not rotate. Series 3 View episodes. Some teams have been reduced to one contestant for the final round, but have still beaten five Eggheads. The series was won by Steve Cooke and Beth Webster. |