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 - Mon 14th April 2014  (C4)
Episode Count:167 (17 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.
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 11-17)
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 2-17)
Shaun Pye ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1 & 3-17)
Christine Rose ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 2-17)
Aiden Spackman ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1 & 4-17)
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 & 14-17)
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 & 9-17)
Dan Gaster ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 1)
Lee Stuart Evans ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 6-9 & 11-17)
Kevin Day ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 7 & 11-17)
Ian Manford ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 7-10)
Adam Copeland ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 8-10)
Matt Forde ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 11-17)
Gary Delaney (I) ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 12-17)
Andrew Bird ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 14-17)
James Farmer ... Writer (Additional Material) (Series 16-17)
Charlie Skelton ... Script Editor (Series 4-17)
Production Team
Barbara Wiltshire ... Director (Series 3-7 & 9-17)
Chris Howe ... Director (Series 1-3)
Richard Valentine ... Director (Series 6 & 8-12 & 14-15)
Richard Cohen ... Series Producer (Series 16)
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 16-17)
Richard Osman ... Exec Producer
Ruth Phillips ... Exec Producer (Series 3-17)
Dominic English ... Exec Producer (Series 1)
Andrew Westwell ... Exec Producer (Series 16-17)
Patrick Doherty ... Production Design
Mat Osman ... Composer
Tim Ellison ... Editor (Series 1-10 & 13-17)
Bex Murray ... Editor (Series 1 & 4-11 & 13-17)
Damon Tai ... Editor (Series 2-11 & 14-15 & 17)
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 15-17)
David Frisby ... Editor (Series 12)
Ben Heather ... Editor (Series 12-17)
Other Cast / Crew
John Pohlhammer ... Announcer

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