8 Out Of 10 Cats - Production Details

8 Out Of 10 Cats. Image shows from L to R: Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson. Image credit: Zeppotron.

"Topical Channel 4 comedy panel show hosted by Jimmy Carr. The questions are based on survey results and statistics"

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Comedy Details
Comedy Type:TV Panel Show
Broadcast:Fri 3rd June 2005 - Tue 9th December 2014  (C4)
Episode Count:178 (18 series)
Production Company :Zeppotron
Filming Locations:Series 1-15 recorded at BBC Television Centre, normally on the day before broadcast. Series 16 at Pinewood and Teddington Studios. Series 17 at Pinewood on Thursdays. Series 18 at Shepperton Studios on Thursdays.
Laugh Track:YES, Live Audience
Title Screen
8 Out Of 10 Cats. Image credit: Zeppotron.
Regular Cast
Jimmy Carr ... Host / Presenter
Sean Lock ... Team Captain
Dave Spikey ... Team Captain (Series 1-4)
Jason Manford ... Team Captain (Series 5-10)
Jon Richardson ... Team Captain (Series 11-18)
Writing Team
Jimmy Carr ... Writer (Additional Material)
Ben Caudell ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-6 & 8-10)
Rob Colley ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-3 & 5-8)
Dominic English ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2-18)
Shaun Pye ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1 & 3-18)
Christine Rose ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2-18)
Aiden Spackman ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1 & 4-18)
Martin Trenaman ... Writer (Additional Material)
Frankie Boyle ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-5)
Charlie Brooker ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-2 & 4-6 & 8)
Simon Evans ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2-8)
Peter Holmes ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-10)
Charlie Skelton ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-3)
Steve Edge ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 5-10)
Will Ing ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 5 & 14-18)
Les Keen ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2-4 & 6-7)
Victoria Coren ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 4)
Mike Wilkinson ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-3)
Neil Webster ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-2 & 6-10 & 14-17)
Robin Ince ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2)
Jim Pullin ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1-2 & 7)
Fraser Steele ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2 & 7 & 9-18)
Dan Gaster ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1)
Lee Stuart Evans ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 6-9 & 11-18)
Kevin Day ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 7 & 11-18)
Ian Manford ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 7-10)
Adam Copeland ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 8-10)
Matt Forde ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 11-18)
Gary Delaney (I) ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 12-18)
Andrew Bird ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 14-18)
James Farmer ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 16-18)
Charlie Skelton ... Script Editor (Series 4-18)
Production Team
Barbara Wiltshire ... Director (Series 3-7 & 9-18)
Chris Howe ... Director (Series 1-3)
Richard Valentine ... Director (Series 6 & 8-12 & 14-15)
Richard Cohen ... Series Producer (Series 16 & 18)
Adam Hutchinson ... Series Producer (Series 17)
Derek McLean ... Producer (Series 4-7)
Karen Murdoch ... Producer (Series 6-8)
Ruth Wallace ... Producer (Series 4-5)
Darren Smith ... Producer (Series 1-3)
Ruth Phillips ... Producer (Series 1-2)
Andrew Westwell ... Producer (Series 11-12)
Stu Mather ... Producer (Series 8-10)
Fiona McDermott ... Producer (Series 9)
Richard Cohen ... Producer (Series 11-15)
Adam Hutchinson ... Producer (Series 13-16)
Lisa Kirk ... Producer (Series 16-18)
Richard Osman ... Exec Producer
Ruth Phillips ... Exec Producer (Series 3-18)
Dominic English ... Exec Producer (Series 1)
Andrew Westwell ... Exec Producer (Series 16-18)
Patrick Doherty ... Production Design
Mat Osman ... Composer
Tim Ellison ... Editor (Series 1-10 & 13-18)
Bex Murray ... Editor (Series 1 & 4-11 & 13-18)
Damon Tai ... Editor (Series 2-11 & 14-15 & 17-18)
Ian Birchall ... Editor (Series 1-4 & 9-11)
Steve Andrews ... Editor (Series 1-3 & 5 & 7 & 9-11 & 13-15 & 17)
Tom Jarvis ... Editor (Series 7)
Nick King ... Editor (Series 12)
Matthew Jeffreys ... Editor (Series 7)
Jamie Shemeld ... Editor (Series 15-18)
David Frisby ... Editor (Series 12)
Ben Heather ... Editor (Series 12-18)
Other Cast / Crew
John Pohlhammer ... Announcer

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