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 26th July at 9pm. Episode Guide
Series 13, Episode 3 is repeated on 4seven today at 9pm.

Series 12, Episode 6

Jimmy Carr hosts a new edition of the panel/quiz show mash-up with Sean Lock and Stephen Mangan, who take on guest captain Richard Ayoade and Katherine Ryan. Bill Bailey is in with Susie Dent and Rachel Riley in charge of the letters and numbers.

Notes

Sean and Stephen won, 55 points to 5.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 6th July 2017
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Sean Lock Self
    Rachel Riley Self
    Susie Dent Self
    Guest cast
    Katherine Ryan Guest
    Stephen Mangan Guest
    Richard Ayoade Guest
    Bill Bailey Self
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
    Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
    Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
    James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Barbara Wiltshire Director
    Damian Eadie Series Producer
    Ben Knappett Series Producer
    Jodie Krstic Producer
    Frazer Yorke Producer
    Dominic Wells-Martin Producer
    Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
    Richard Osman Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
    Richard Cohen Executive Producer
    Steve Andrews Editor
    George Winfield Editor
    Del Shoebridge Editor
    Rudi Thackray Production Designer
    Alan Hawkshaw Composer
    Mat Osman Composer
    Julia Smith Lighting Designer
    John Pohlhammer Announcer

    Video

    Bill Bailey's love ballad for Adele

    Bill Bailey sings nursery rhymes and a slow ballad for Adele.

    Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Bill Bailey.

    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 20 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 Lighting Designer credits for this episode.

    Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

    Already a donor or Pro user?