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

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

Channel 4 panel show based on the words and numbers game. 115 episodes (17 series), 2012 - 2019. Stars Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Joe Wilkinson and others.

Returns Friday at 9pm. Episode Guide
Series 13, Episode 3 is repeated on 4seven today at 9pm.

Series 10, Episode 1

Guest captain David Walliams and Jonathan Ross go up against Jon Richardson and Joe Lycett. Isy Suttie joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 24th September 2016
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

  1. Thursday 25th July 2019 at 12:25am on More4

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
Guest cast
Jonathan Ross Guest
Joe Lycett Guest
David Walliams Guest
Isy Suttie Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
John Robins Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Dawson (as The Dawson Brothers) Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Dawson (as The Dawson Brothers) Writer (Additional Material)
Tim Inman (as The Dawson Brothers) Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Valentine Director
Damian Eadie Series Producer
Adam Copeland Series Producer
Alex Gilman Producer
Mia Cross Producer
Jodie Krstic Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Rose Hanson Edit Producer
Karen Murdoch Edit Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Bex Murray Editor
Mark Wybourn Editor
Nick King Production Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer
John Pohlhammer Announcer

Video

Joe Lycett is a lad

Joe Lycett discusses his place in lad culture, and Jon Richardson has a plan to communicate with the dead via a ouija board.

Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Jon Richardson, Joe Lycett.

Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • Broadcast details of 15 past repeats of this episode
  • This episode's inital overnight ratings
  • BCG Pro Gold users can see additional crew credits  
    If you join BCG Pro Gold, you can see Edit Producer credits for this episode.

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?