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 11:05pm.

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Natasia Demetriou, Ellie White. Copyright: Zeppotron.

Series 16, Episode 4

Sean Lock and David Mitchell take on Jon Richardson and Sara Pascoe. Plus, Ellie White and Natasia Demetriou join Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, while maths whizz Rachel Riley looks after the numbers.


Jon and Sara won, 54 points to 37.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st February 2019
Channel 4
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Sean Lock Self
    Jon Richardson Self
    Rachel Riley Self
    Susie Dent Self
    Guest cast
    David Mitchell Guest
    Sara Pascoe Guest
    Ellie White (as Mum's The Word) Self
    Natasia Demetriou (as Mum's The Word) 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)
    Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
    James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
    Mark Olver Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Richard Valentine Director
    Will Thorne VT Director
    Damian Eadie Series Producer
    Jordan Read Series Producer
    Frazer Yorke Producer
    Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
    Richard Osman Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Richard Cohen Executive Producer
    Lisa Kirk Senior Producer
    Jodie Krstic Senior Producer
    Jamie Shemeld Editor
    Bex Murray Editor
    George Winfield Editor
    Rudi Thackray Production Designer
    Alan Hawkshaw Composer
    Mat Osman Composer
    Julia Smith Lighting Designer
    John Pohlhammer Announcer

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