Dave Clark, an English teacher from Neath-Port Talbot, was a contestant on series 19 of the UK version of the show on 17 June, 2006. He walked away with £1,000 after incorrectly answering his £32,000 question.


Fastest Finger First Edit

Fastest Finger First Question
Put these famous Germans in the order they were born.
• A: Helmut Kohl • B: Karl Marx
• C: Boris Becker • D: Marlene Dietrich

From the 9 remaining contestants, 5 got it right, but Dave (with a time of 3.85 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer B-D-A-C, making it into the Hot Seat.

Dave's Run to the Million Edit

£100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these rooms is most associated with dancing?
• A: Dining room • B: Bedroom
• C: Ballroom • D: Bathroom

£200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
Historically, who was employed to make public announcements in the streets?
• A: Town shouter • B: Town yeller
• C: Town crier • D: Town bellower

£300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
A traditional meal is said to consist of meat and two ...what?
• A: Eggs • B: Veg
• C: Chips • D: Pints

£500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these is a large type of fish?
• A: Sunbathing shark • B: Tanning shark
• C: Basking shark • D: Browning shark

£1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
The use of plants for their medicinal properties is known by what name?
• A: Fruitism • B: Herbalism
• C: Vegism • D: Fungism

£2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these forms of transport is normally assembled in a marshalling yard?
• A: Ship • B: Car
• C: Train • D: Lorry

£4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
The photographer Lord Lichfield was known professionally by which first name?
• A: George • B: David
• C: Patrick • D: Andrew

£8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
The songs 'And I Love Her' and 'Can't Buy Me Love' originally featured on which album by the Beatles?
• A: Abbey Road • B: Revolver
• C: A Hard Day's Night • D: Magical Mystery Tour

£16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
The Feast of the Assumption relates specifically to which person in the Bible?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Mary • B: Abraham
• C: Solomon • D: Esther

£32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
In which country was film director Milos Forman born?
'Phone-A-Friend' and 'Ask the Audience' lifelines used
• A: France - 4% • B: Italy - 2%
• C: Czechoslovakia - 39% • D: Hungary - 55%
Dave didn't know, so he phoned his friend Robert, who said D: Hungary, but he wasn't sure. He then used his 'Ask the Audience' lifeline, with D: Hungary being the most favoured answer. Dave then went with the audience and answered D: Hungary, but this was incorrect and he lost £15,000.


Preceded by
Colin Chapman
UK Contestant (Series 19)
Dave Clark
Succeeded by
Barbara Thompson