Paula Wellfair, from London, was a contestant on series 2 of the UK version of the show on 2 January, 1999. She walked away with £4,000.


Fastest Finger FirstEdit

Fastest Finger First Question
Starting with the earliest, put these four actors in order by when they first played James Bond on screen.
• A: Roger Moore • B: Pierce Brosnan
• C: Sean Connery • D: George Lazenby
From the 10 starting contestants, 2 got it right, but Paula (with a time of 6.33 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer C-D-A-B, making it into the Hot Seat.

Paula's Run to the MillionEdit

£100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
In weight measurement, what do fourteen pounds equal?
• A: A fiver • B: A gram
• C: A ton • D: A stone
£200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
Which country is home to the airline QANTAS?
• A: Australia • B: Germany
• C: France • D: Qatar
£300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
Which sign of the Zodiac is represented by a pair of scales?
• A: Aquarius • B: Libra
• C: Virgo • D: Capricorn
£500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
What devastated London in 1666?
• A: Fire • B: Flood
• C: Earthquake • D: Hurricane
£1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
In the film 'Gregory's Girl', what sport was Dorothy good at?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Tennis • B: Boxing
• C: Hockey • D: Football
Paula wasn't quite sure, so she went 50:50 with answers A and C gone. She went with Football and won £1,000.
£2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Proverbially, what does familiarity breed?
• A: Contempt • B: Strange bedfellows
• C: Invention • D: Flattery
£4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
What did Paddington Bear particularly like in his sandwiches?
'Ask The Audience' lifeline used
• A: Honey • B: Strawberry jam
• C: Peanut butter • D: Marmalade
Ask the Audience Results: A: 5% • B: 2% • C: 7% • D: 86%
£8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the value of the Roman Numeral 'L'?
'Phone-A-Friend' lifeline used
• A: Ten • B: Five hundred
• C: Five • D: Fifty
Paula didn't know, so she used 'Phone A Friend' lifeline to call her friend David. He wasn't sure and suggested 500. Paula decided to take money with her guess of D, fifty. The correct answer was indeed D: Fifty.


Preceded by
Tony Carey
UK Contestant (Series 2)
Paula Wellfair
Succeeded by
Victoria Kaye

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