BBC Pop Quiz, Series 1-4 and Specials hosted by Mike Read

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Broadcast6.10pm, Saturday, 9th June 1984 on BBC 1
Duration30 minutes 09 seconds
HostMike Read
Mike Read
Team 1John Taylor (Captain)  [b.1960]  3/4
Hazel O'Connor  [b.1955]  3/3
Marilyn  [b.1962]  1/1
John TaylorHazel O'ConnorMarilyn
Team 2Roger Taylor (Captain)  [b.1949]  5/7
Stuart Adamson  [b.1958, d.2001]  2/3
Biff Byford  [b.1951]  1/1
Roger TaylorStuart AdamsonBiff Byford
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Quiz prog in which 2 teams compete by answering questions about pop.

> shot in studio with audience, VT clips inserts.

Mike READ in quiz master & 2 teams consist of
A) John TAYLOR, Duran Duran;
Hazel O'CONNOR & MARILYN;
B) Roger TAYLOR, Queen, Stuart ADAMSON & BIFF.
VT CLIPS: Genesis perform "Illegal Alien" (2.10)
Adam & Ants perform "Puss 'n' Boots" (2.38-2.57)
Smoky ROBINSON & Miracles perform "Going to a Go Go" (4.22-4.38)
Lionel RICHIE performs "All Night Long" (4.38-4.57)
The Tourists perform "I Only Want To Be With You" (15.32)
Alex Harvey Band perform "Boston Tea Party" (16.42)
Chic perform "Le Freak" (17.38)
Diana ROSS performs "Why Do Fools Fall In Love" (18.55)
Simple Minds perform "Waterfront" (20.10)
Nils LOFGREN performs "Across The Tracks" (21.53)
David BOWIE performs "Space Oddity" (26.39-29.45)

TAYLOR, John pop performer;
O'CONNOR, Hazel;
ROSS, Diana;
LOFGREN, Nils;
TAYLOR, Roger pop performer Queen;
MARILYN;
RICHIE, Lionel;
BIFF;
BOWIE, David;
CHILVERS, Philip (DIR);
SINCLAIR, J. (PRD)
NotesRound 1:
Genesis – Illegal Alien (video)
Adam Ant – Puss'n'Boots (video)
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles – Going To A Go-Go
Lionel Richie – All Night Long (video)

Round 5:
Tourists – I Only Want To Be With You (TOTP)
Sensational Alex Harvey Band – Boston Tea Party (TOTP, 1976)
Chic – Le Freak
Simple Minds - Waterfront (video)
Diana Ross – Why Do Fools Fall In Love? (video)
Nils Lofgren – Across The Tracks (video)

End Credits:
David Bowie – Space Oddity (original video from "Love You Till Tuesday", 1969) 

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