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8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

  • TV panel show
  • Channel 4
  • 2012 - 2024
  • 157 episodes (24 series)

The 8 Out Of 10 Cats regulars play the famous words and numbers quiz with the help of guests. Stars Jimmy Carr, Robert Deaton, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Rachel Riley and more.

  • Due to return for Series 25
  • Christmas Special repeated at 11:05pm on More4
  • JustWatch Streaming rank this week: 799

Episode menu

Series 1 (Channel 4: Series 2), Episode 4

Sarah Millican and Chris Ramsey play the game with Sean, Jon and Jimmy this week. Susie Dent is joined in Dictionary Corner by Abandoman, while Rachel Riley dispenses the letters and numbers with a little help from comedian Joe Wilkinson.


Jon and Chris won, 62 points to 40.

Broadcast details

Friday 16th August 2013
Channel 4
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 16th August 2013 11:05pm 4seven
Saturday 17th August 2013 9:00pm 4seven
Wednesday 21st August 2013 11:20pm C4
Thursday 22nd August 2013 9:00pm
60 minute version
Wednesday 24th September 2014 10:00pm More4
Thursday 25th September 2014 12:45am More4
Saturday 8th November 2014 10:00pm More4
Sunday 9th November 2014 1:50am More4
Wednesday 10th December 2014 10:00pm More4
Tuesday 31st March 2015 11:05pm More4
Saturday 22nd August 2015 11:20pm More4
Thursday 1st October 2015 12:10am More4
Saturday 16th January 2016 10:05pm More4
Sunday 17th January 2016 1:55am More4
Friday 11th March 2016 10:10pm More4
Saturday 7th May 2016 11:15pm More4
Saturday 18th February 2017 11:45pm More4
Saturday 6th May 2017 1:05am More4
Saturday 6th May 2017 11:05pm More4
Wednesday 9th August 2017 11:05pm More4
Wednesday 28th February 2018 1:10am More4

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Self
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
Joe Wilkinson Self
Guest cast
Sarah Millican Guest
Chris Ramsey Guest
Rob Broderick (as Abandoman) Self
James Hancox (as Abandoman) Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Matt Forde Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Webster Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Script Editor
Production team
Simon Staffurth Director
Damian Eadie Series Producer
Richard Cohen Series Producer
Lisa Kirk Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Damon Tai Editor
Jamie Shemeld Editor
Tom Lucas Editor
Nick King Production Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer

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