Peter Brook, a designing and building aereal timber decking from Darington, West Yorkshire, was a contestant on series 21 of the UK version of the show on 5th & 12th May, 2007. He walked away with £64,000.


Fastest Finger FirstEdit

Fastest Finger First Question
Starting in the Caribbean and working east, put these international sporting teams in order.
• A: All Blacks • B: Lions
• C: Springboks • D: Reggae Boyz

From the 9 remaining contestants, 7 got it right, but Peter (with a time of 4.23 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer D-B-C-A, making it into the Hot Seat.

Peter's Run to the MillionEdit

£100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
Who is most associated with the phrase "My husband and I"?
• A: Madonna • B: The Queen
• C: Cherie Blair • D: Victoria Beckham

£200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
A cry of 'Howzat!' would be heard in which sport?
• A: Cricket • B: Football
• C: Golf • D: Tennis

£300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these is not a number?
• A: Billion • B: Million
• C: Pillion • D: Trillion

£500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the name for a drink made from pureed fruit and milk or yoghurt?
• A: Sweetie • B: Smokie
• C: Saltie • D: Smoothie

£1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
'Call', 'raise' and 'fold' are words most associated with which card game?
• A: Bezique • B: Canasta
• C: Poker • D: Rummy

£2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Which compound is often added to the water supply to help reduce tooth decay?
• A: Silver nitrate • B: Potassium iodide
• C: Sodium fluoride • D: Magnesium chloride

£4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
The name Kurt Geiger is most associated with which fashion accessories?
'Ask the Audience' lifeline used
• A: Hats - 4% • B: Scarves - 6%
• C: Shoes - 78% • D: Jewellery - 12%
Peter doesn't know, so he asks the audience. 78% are right, Peter's won £4,000.

£8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
In a classic TV sketch, Morecambe and Wise prepared breakfast to which piece of music?
• A: Bohemian Rhapsody • B: The Stripper
• C: Penny Lane • D: The Entertainer
The klaxon called time and Peter would return on £8,000 with 2 lifelines still available.

£16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
Brunel's Royal Albert Bridge at Saltash spans which river?
• A: Tees • B: Tweed
• C: Tyne • D: Tamar
The river Tamar separates the counties of Cornwall and Devon. Saltash is a town in Cornwall. Peter knows all this, and wins £16,000.

£32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
Which American actor gave his name to an airport in Orange County, California?
'Phone-A-Friend' lifeline used
• A: Clark Gable • B: Gary Cooper
• C: Spencer Tracy • D: John Wayne
Peter decides to phone his friend Diane. Diane is 100% certain the answer is D, so Peter goes with her, and wins £32,000.

£64,000 (11 of 15) - Not Timed
Gaynor Hopkins is the real name of which singer?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Kiki Dee • B: Cerys Matthews
• C: Sheena Easton • D: Bonnie Tyler
Peter doesn't think it's B or C. He goes 50:50. As B is still there, and he doesn't think it's B, he goes for D. It's his Final Answer, and it's the right answer for £64,000.

£125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
Which author became Mrs William Heelis when she married in 1913?
• A: Beatrix Potter • B: Virginia Wolf
• C: Enid Blyton • D: Agatha Christie
Peter says that C rings a bell to him, but it isn't ringing loud enough for him, he's walking away with £64,000. Peter would have said C, but this was wrong, the correct answer was A. Interestingly, Peter's daughter in the audience, Sophie, knew the answer, but answered a lot of the other questions wrong earlier in Peter's run.


Preceded by
Mark James
UK Contestant (Series 21)
Peter Brook
Succeeded by
Phil Martin