Description:Game show hosted by Tim Vine. First shown on CChannel 5, with repeats on Challenge TV.
Newest Review: ... this time is that once they are eliminated they have to wear the famous 'Whittle mask' on their face, which is the ultimate humiliation. Once 1 person is remaining (this can be based on a fastest finger first after all questions are asked), they win the 250-00. They can boost that to 500-00 if they win the final round of putting 4 choices in the right order. If they get it wrong, ... more
Customer Whittle Reviews (2)
by - written on 03/04/02, updated on 03/04/02 (Very useful, 356 readings)
There are no doubt several people who've never heard of this one, and it doesn't suprise me. Whittle was one of the first shows on Channel 5 when it was launched back in 97, however it has probably gained more popularity now second time round, as its being repeated on Sky on Challenge TV. For those of you who have never seen it I would wholeheartedly recommend that you try and tune in and give it a crack. It is a very basic and simple yet clever idea for a game show. The prizes and set aren't the most upmarket but this all adds to the ombience of the show. It is presented by Tim Vine, who is also a very funny stand up comedien. He helps make the show ... Read the complete review
by - written on 07/10/01, updated on 28/10/01
I actually appeared on Whittle which was a complete accident and will be a constant source of embarrassment as long as they keep repeating it. I had only gone along to keep my brother in law company and certainly never expected (or wanted) to get whittled down to the last ten. After the adverts though, there I was, one of the lucky ten who got to make idiots of themselves in front of millions (well thousands) of people on national television. Judging by my deadpan expression, I was obviously in shock which was further proved by the fact that I could only speak in monosyllables!! When the first question came up, the screen was so far across the studio I couldn't .. Read the complete review