The 50 Funniest Moments of 2012 (Channel 4, Friday December 28, 9pm)

What’s It All About? Asides from the obvious main events which have dominated the headlines - such as the Diamond Jubilee, Euro 2012 and the Olympics - this year has seen all manner of bizarre, surprising and downright weird stories from the worlds of news, sport, politics and entertainment.

With this comprehensive countdown, Channel 4 are bringing us the best.

From Boris Johnson dangling from a zip wire to South Korean rapper Psy teaching the world to dance ‘Gangnam Style’, there has been no end of comical highlights.

A wealth of famous faces also pop up to offer their views, including presenter and reality TV star Stacey Solomon, writer and comedian Russell Kane, stand-up comedian Rob Beckett and Canadian comic Katherine Ryan.

Look Out For: The comedians. When they’re off stage and away from their prepared material on shows such as these, you really get the impression that they’re just being themselves - and it’s hilarious.