The hit show is also hosting a Child Genius
Open Day in London with workshops for children,quick-fire quizzes, Mensa challenges and strategy puzzles.
The Pointless co-host is currently turning his attention from snack food to quizzes as question master on the fourth series of Channel 4's docuquiz Child Genius
But he promised to support the young participants, aged between eight and 12, when Child Genius
returns to Channel 4 for a fifth series next week.
We've been keeping tabs on whiz kids shows on the tube this month, and the most consistently impressive of them all has to come to the fore-it's Child Genius
, the tilt for precocious brainiacs who can run circles around adults twice their age
Channel 4, 9pm Standing between the remaining 12 competitors and a place in the semi final are two testing rounds.
(Channel 4, Tuesday, 9pm) CHILD Genius
returns for a new series with 20 of the country's cleverest eight to 12-year-olds - and their extraordinary parents - battling it out to see who will be crowned Britain's brightest child.
The child genius
, who started school two years early than the normal kids, became a member of Mensa when he was just 3-years-old.
He is recruited by his classmate Mozz, child genius
, and her grandmother Dr.
Where U've seen her before: Numerous TV appearances, including a stint as a child genius
on ``Boston Public'' and in the films ``New York Crossing'' and ``Highball.
The child genius
went on to compose a rock'n'roll version of the biblical story of Joseph, with lyricist Tim Rice.
Truman Capote: In Which Various Friends, Enemies, Acquaintances, and Detractors Recall His Turbulent Career constructs a careful portrait of the child genius
, the author of the best-sellers Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood, and the sad, drunken caricature that Capote became.
Channel 4's Child Genius
was brilliant and Richard Osman was a superb as host.
AND Child Genius
vs Celebrities quizmaster Richard Osman to Thomas, age 14: "What's your specialist subject?
vs Celebrities is on Channel 4 at 8pm tomorrow.
Stand Up To Cancer's Child Genius
V Celebrities line-up (from left): Mog, Eleanor, Thomas, David, Presenter Richard Osman, Alan Carr, Rachel Riley, Aisling Bea and Krishnan Guru-Murthy