Child Genius

March 2019

Series 2019 Episode 6

Expired 3.5 105 x
The child geniuses tackle their specialist rounds, including epidemiology and cryptoanalysis. The last two then go head to head in a quick-fire round. Who will claim the trophy?

Series 2019 Episode 5

Expired 3.0 95 x
Several competitors face elimination in a semi-final featuring nerves, illness, hugely demanding anagrams and some sudden death spelling
February 2019

Series 2019 Episode 4

Expired 4.0 79 x
It's the quarter-final and the contenders take on science and some of the world's most complex principles. There's also a triple-point question offering big gains or big losses.

Series 2019 Episode 3

Expired 3.0 44 x
The 14 remaining competitors take on geography, facing a fiendish memory round of flags and another twist in the rules

Series 2019 Episode 2

Expired 3.0 47 x
This time it's all about maths, as the competitors demonstrate extraordinary feats of written and mental arithmetic, while also facing an intriguing twist in the rules

Series 2019 Episode 1

Expired 4.0 109 x
The first two rounds of the contest are all about language skills, as the kids battle to master old English and to spell some of the most complicated words in the English dictionary
September 2018

Series 2017 Episode 6

4.0 13 x
The five finalists face two demanding rounds, including a quick-fire buzzer session, as they bid to be crowned Child Genius of 2017
August 2018

Series 2017 Episode 5

3.0 5 x
It's the semi-final in this week-long competition and the eight remaining competitors face two of the toughest rounds yet with Advanced Language and a sudden-death Spelling test

Series 2017 Episode 4

4.0 10 x
It's the quarter-final in this week-long competition to find Britain's brightest child and quizmaster Richard Osman tests the remaining 11 kids on Science and Memory

Series 2017 Episode 3

4.0 14 x
The remaining 13 kids face two challenging History rounds, including Ancient Greece to the modern day, and the British royal family