8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Susie Dent, Jimmy Carr, Rachel Riley.

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

Channel 4 panel show based on the words and numbers game. 125 episodes (18 series), 2012 - 2020. Stars Jimmy Carr, Robert Deaton, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and others.

Series 15, Episode 2 is repeated on 4seven today at 11:20pm.

Series 1, Episode 5

Jimmy Carr, Jon Richardson and special guest captain Lee Mack are joined by celebrity guests Bob Mortimer and Adam Hills. Countdown regular Susie Dent is in with help from Alex Horne and the Horne Section while Rachel Riley, provides the letters and numbers with a little help from Joe Wilkinson.

Notes

Jon and Adam won, 153 points to 0 - the lowest and only ever zero score on Countdown, and the highest ever score.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 13th September 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
Joe Wilkinson Self
Guest cast
Lee Mack Guest
Adam Hills Guest
Bob Mortimer Guest
Alex Horne Self
Joe Auckland (as The Horne Section) Self
Will Collier (as The Horne Section) Self
Ben Reynolds (as The Horne Section) Self
Eddie Edwards (as Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards) Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose 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
Adam Hutchinson Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Steve Dix Editor
Nick King Production Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer
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