Kenny Allan, a computer contractor from Argyll, Scotland, was a contestant on series 4 of the UK version of the show on 3 September, 1999. He walked away with £4,000.


Fastest Finger FirstEdit

Fastest Finger First Question
Starting with the earliest, put these Steven Spielberg films in the order in which they were first released.
• A: Jurassic Park • B: Jaws
• C: ET • D: Schindler's List

Of the remaining 9 contestants, seven got it right, but Kenny was the fastest in 4.98 seconds. Correct order: B-C-A-D

Kenny's Run to the MillionEdit

£100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
What were Fatima Whitbread and Tessa Sanderson famous for throwing?
• A: Javelin • B: Discus
• C: Parties • D: Tantrums

£200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
What was the name of the first sheep produced by cloning?
• A: Aretha • B: Billie
• C: Crystal • D: Dolly

£300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
Which politician won two Oscars in a former career as an actress?
• A: Glenda Jackson • B: Margaret Beckett
• C: Betty Boothroyd • D: Ann Widdecombe

£500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
In which county is the Lake District?
• A: Cumbria • B: Devon
• C: Kent • D: Norfolk

£1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
Which letter of the Greek alphabet is used to describe the wings on Concorde?
'Ask the Audience' lifeline used
• A: Alpha - 12% • B: Beta - 3%
• C: Gamma - 6% • D: Delta - 79%
Kenny didn't have a clue, so he decided to use his Ask the Audience at the early stage of the game. He then went with the audience and won £1,000.

£2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Where is the Sea of Tranquility, where 'Eagle' landed in 1969?
'Phone-A-Friend' lifeline used
• A: In the Tasman Sea • B: In the Mediterranean
• C: On the Moon • D: In the Pacific
He was thinking it's C: On the Moon at first, but he wasn't sure so he phoned George (his girlfriend Yvonne's dad) for help, where he was sure it was C. Kenny went with him and won £2,000.

£4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
Where were Chaucer's pilgrims travelling to, when they each took turns to tell stories?
• A: Ely • B: Salisbury
• C: Warwick • D: Canterbury

£8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these flags is hoisted on a ship about to leave port?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Blue Peter • B: Red Ensign
• C: Union Jack • D: White Ensign
He used his 50:50 lifeline, bu after much thought Kenny still didn't know the answer, so he took home £4,000. The answer was A: Blue Peter.


Preceded by
Geoff Aquatias
UK Contestant (Series 4)
Kenny Allan
Succeeded by
Peter Thomas