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Quiz: How well do you know the Late Late Toy Show?

And there’s a quiz for everyone in the audience.

IT’S 25 NOVEMBER and it’s almost (whisper it) four weeks to Christmas.

A staple of Irish pre-Christmas TV is the Late Late Toy Show which broadcasts this coming Friday.

Host Ryan Tubridy will be getting the information on the must-have toys this Christmas from the children of Ireland but, with the 2018 edition of the show looming, we thought we’d ask you how well you know the Late Late Toy Show.

Which of the hosts began the show in a Darth Vader costume?
Gay Byrne
Pat Kenny

Ryan Tudridy
Who drenched Gaybo with a water pistol in the 1991 edition?
Dustin the Turkey

Zig and Zag
Pat Kenny
Which of these singers *didn't* appear on the Toy Show as a child?
Imelda May
Samantha Mumba

Andrea Corr
What did Pat Kenny call Jerry Seinfeld during an uncomfortable interview in 2007?
Jerry Surfeld
Jerry Seinfield

Jerry Surefield
Jerry Springer
This lad knew an awful lot about horology. What is his name?
John Joe
John Paul

John Mark
Jerry Seinfeld
Why didn't a 10-year-old girl like Justin Bieber?
Because of his "bad hair"
Because of his "shite music"

Because he's "not Irish"
Because he's "so full of himself"
Johnny got to meet his hero in 2015... but who was it?
Soccer star Robbie Keane
Rugby legend Brian O'Driscoll

Actor Colin Farrell
Weather forecaster Evelyn Cusack
The 1981 show featured an attempt to break a Lego world record. Was it successful?
What toy did Boyzone try to explain to Gay Byrne in 1994?
Michael Stephens/PA Images

How did Pat Kenny enter the studio for the 2002 show?
Brian McEvoy/
In the brand new Mercedes
On a horse

On an elephant
On a scooter
Answer all the questions to see your result!
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Top dog
Well done, you should be proud
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Clever cat
Almost purrfect
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A decent effort
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What are ewe doing!?
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Turtley awful
A shell of a bad effort
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