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. 111 episodes (16 series), 2012 - 2019. Stars Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Joe Wilkinson and others.

Next new episode is on Friday at 9pm. Series 16, Episode 3
Catch-up on Episode 2 on All 4   Series 16, Episode 2 is repeated on 4seven today at 11:05pm.
Recording at Dock 10 (MediaCityUK). Tickets

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Rachel Riley.

Series 13 - Christmas Special

Jimmy Carr hosts a special Christmas edition packed with comic conundrums, festive surprises and laughs aplenty. Jon Richardson and Catherine Tate team up against Sean Lock and Joe Wilkinson. Joe Lycett joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, and maths whizz Rachel Riley is in charge of the numbers.

Notes

Jon and Catherine won, 41 points to 30.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 29th December 2017
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

    More data

    View more broadcast data

    See more by becoming a BCG donor or Pro subscriber
    This content is exclusive to BCG Pro subscribers and BCG Supporters. Join them and get extra features including this episode's audience figures and further repeats data.
    Already a donor or subscriber? Sign in

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Sean Lock Self
    Jon Richardson Self
    Rachel Riley Self
    Susie Dent Self
    Guest cast
    Joe Wilkinson Guest
    Catherine Tate Guest
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr 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)

    Video

    Joe Lycett's hilarious personal engraving story

    Joe Lycett has a hilarious story about some personal engravings he wanted!

    Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Rachel Riley, Susie Dent, Joe Wilkinson, Catherine Tate.

    View related press

    See more by becoming a BCG donor or Pro subscriber
    This content is exclusive to BCG Pro subscribers and BCG Supporters. Join them and get extra features including press coverage related to this episode.
    Already a donor or subscriber? Sign in