Paul Marcroft, a tax inspector from Stockport, Cheshire won £10,000 on 30th October 2007.


Fastest Finger First Edit

Fastest Finger First question
Put these dancers in the order they were born.
• A: Michael Flatley • B: Gene Kelly
• C: Rudolf Nureyev • D: Fred Astaire
From 10 contestants, 4 got it right, but Paul (in 3.75 seconds) was the fastest to answer D-B-C-A, making it to the Hot Seat.

Paul's Run to the Million Edit

£500 (1 of 12) - Not Timed
Which of these pets is a type of rodent?
• A: Snake • B: Dog
• C: Gerbil • D: Rabbit

£1,000 (2 of 12) - Not Timed
What nationality is the footballer Ronaldinho?
• A: Brazilian • B: Croatian
• C: Australian • D: French

£2,000 (3 of 12) - Not Timed
Which of these is a type of pepper?
• A: Cabriolet • B: Canasta
• C: Cayenne • D: Cassata

£5,000 (4 of 12) - Not Timed
What is the name of the driest region of the United States?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Grand Canyon • B: Death Valley
• C: Everglades • D: Badlands

£10,000 (5 of 12) - Not Timed
With which 20th century prime minister is the phrase 'Victorian values' most associated?
'Ask The Audience' lifeline used
• A: Harold Wilson • B: James Callaghan
• C: Edward Heath • D: Margaret Thatcher
Ask the Audience Results: A: 13% • B: 6% • C: 29% • D: 52%

£20,000 (6 of 12) - Not Timed
Who played Marion Crane in the Alfred Hitchcock film 'Psycho'?
'Phone-A-Friend' lifeline used
• A: Janet Leigh • B: Grace Kelly
• C: Eva Marie Saint • D: Tippi Hedren
Paul didn't know, so he phoned Phil, a former high school teacher of his, who didn't know either. Paul then decided to walk away with £10,000. He said he would have said A: Janet Leigh had he played the question. The correct answer was A: Janet Leigh.

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Preceded by
Rachel Adkins
UK Contestant (Series 22)
Paul Marcroft
Succeeded by
Arlene Thompson