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. 117 episodes (17 series), 2012 - 2019. Stars Jimmy Carr, Robert Deaton, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and others.

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Series 16, Episode 2

Jimmy Carr hosts a brand new episode as Sean Lock and Claudia Winkleman take on Jon Richardson and Henning Wehn. Plus, Nick Helm joins Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, while maths whizz Rachel Riley looks after the numbers.

Notes

Sean and Claudia won, 35 points to 27.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 18th January 2019
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Sean Lock Self
    Jon Richardson Self
    Rachel Riley Self
    Susie Dent Self
    Guest cast
    Claudia Winkleman Guest
    Henning Wehn Guest
    Nick Helm Self
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
    Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
    Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
    Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
    James Farmer 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
    Will Thorne VT Director
    Damian Eadie Series Producer
    Jordan Read Series Producer
    Alex Gilman Producer
    Frazer Yorke Producer
    Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
    Richard Osman Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Richard Cohen Executive Producer
    Rose Hanson Edit Producer
    Jodie Krstic Senior Producer
    Bex Murray Editor
    Steve Andrews Editor
    George Winfield Editor
    Rudi Thackray Production Designer
    Alan Hawkshaw Composer
    Mat Osman Composer
    Julie Smith Lighting Designer
    John Pohlhammer Announcer
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