That's all good-and very Pinoy, but an all-out intelligence tilt for Filipino kids along the lines of Child Genius
would really hit the spot!
Richard Osman and the Child Genius
participants WE'RE arguing over the relevancy of Jaffa cakes and chocolate fingers.
vs Celebrities: SU2C Special C4, 8pm This special contest sees four Child Genius
competitors take on four celebrity minds.
I KNOW the Olympics have really yet to get going, but even when they do, I doubt they will boast a contest as gripping as the final of Child Genius
However, the show most likely to leave viewers feeling somewhat inadequate is arguably Child Genius
, which is back for a fourth series on C4.
: Five Years On (C4, 9pm) This latest instalment in study of gifted children, we revisit children from the previous series as they talk about their lives.
Thriller, starring Idris Elba as a brilliant maverick detective who becomes embroiled in a battle of wits with a former child genius
who has murdered her parents.
The former child genius
, an antiques expert at just 10, is now searching for her Mr Right after a string of failed romances.
Channel 4's Child Genius
was brilliant and Richard Osman was a superb as host.
quizmaster Richard Osman WE'RE arguing over the relevancy of Jaffa cakes and chocolate fingers.
AND Child Genius
vs Celebrities quizmaster Richard Osman to Thomas, age 14: "What's your specialist subject?" Thomas: "The mathematical paradoxes of Zeno of Elea." Osman to Alan Carr: "What's your specialist subject?" Carr: "The Golden Girls, 1986-88."
Did you do any specialist training for Child Genius
? I HAD a quick flick through Wikipedia.