Which gameshow is on Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow this week? Everything you need to know


Saturday nights are made for large leisure exhibits, and with Britain’s Obtained Expertise coming to the top of its audition exhibits, we’re glad Alan Carr is ready within the wings to preserve us smiling.

Alan might be revisiting Britains’ best-loved sport exhibits from years passed by in Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow, a nostalgic sequence that brings again our favorite codecs for a brand new technology of contestants.

He’s kicking off the sequence with a star particular of Play Your Playing cards Proper, the present that will get everybody on the sting of their seats shouting ‘Greater’ and ‘Decrease’.

If you’ve by no means seen it earlier than, or if you’re simply struggling to bear in mind the way it works, right here’s every thing you need to know in regards to the present…

How does Play Your Playing cards Proper work?

There are two parts to this present. The primary is that {couples} play collectively, and should reply questions based mostly on surveys. A typical query may be, “We requested 100 individuals whether or not they had been extra enticing than their partner, how many individuals stated sure?” and the closest couple to the proper reply would take management of the board.

This leads us onto the second, most well-known a part of the present – the pack of large playing cards. After the primary card is turned over, the couple should guess whether or not the subsequent card might be increased or decrease. After all that’s straightforward if the primary card is the three of hearts, however more durable if it’s the eight of diamonds. The present relied on viewers participation, as everybody would shout whether or not they thought the couple ought to go “increased” or “decrease”. There have been additionally alternatives to freeze your playing cards, or change card.

Who was the unique host of Play Your Playing cards Proper?

You could bear in mind the present launching in 1980, hosted by Bruce Forsyth. An enormous fan of catchphrases, Brucie would at all times say, “Nothing for a pair, not in this sport!” in addition to the traditional “Greater or decrease!” The present ran for seven years and was revived twice on ITV, from 1994-1999 after which once more from 2002-2003. Bruce Forsyth stayed with the present for all three runs, though Ant and Dec did current one episode of the present for his or her sequence Gameshow Marathon, an identical format to Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow.

Who might be taking part in Play Your Playing cards Proper with Alan?

Play Your Playing cards Proper should be widespread – Alan has managed to join superstar gamers for this gameshow! Ore Oduba and his spouse Portia will take on Martine McCutcheon and her husband Jack, whereas husband and spouse presenting workforce Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford will take on podcasting couple Chris and Rosie Ramsey.


When will Play Your Playing cards Proper be on TV?

The superstar particular of Play Your Playing cards Proper will kick off the primary sequence of Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow on Saturday night time at 8:15pm on ITV. There might be one other sport of Play Your Playing cards Proper, this time performed by non-celebs, later within the sequence.

Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow begins Saturday night time at 8:15pm on ITV. To seek out out what else is on telly, try our TV Information.


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