Mastermind

Mastermind

Four contestants brave the black chair as they answer questions on their specialist subjects and test their general knowledge to win the coveted trophy.

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Hip Hop Mastermind

Hip Hop Mastermind
Watch this exclusive episode of Mastermind on BBC iPlayer or on BBC Radio 1Xtra where Lethal Bizzle, Semtex, DJ Target and A.Dot take to the famous black chair and face a grilling from host John Humphrys.

John Humphrys tests his hip-hop skills

John Humphrys tests his hip-hop skills
Watch John Humphrys and Radio 1 & 1Xtra's Charlie Sloth collaborate on hip-hop.

Hip Hop Mastermind on the BBC 1Xtra site - Play the Game!

Watch Lethal Bizzle's workout with John Humphrys.

Ariel – Brushing up on John Humphrys

Ariel – Brushing up on John Humphrys

Read how Stella Tooth, a former BBC News press and publicity officer, captured John on canvas during a show.

How I won Mastermind 2012

How I won Mastermind 2012
Gary Grant spills the beans on how he became a Mastermind champion. “Am I a quizzer of the calibre of most of the champions? No. It still amuses me to see my name besides theirs on Wikipedia, to be honest.” Read Gary’s article from PASS, the Mastermind Club’s magazine. (PDF 90Kb)

Are you up for the challenge?

Are you up for the challenge?
Do you want to take part in the next series of Mastermind? Find out how by visiting our online application form.