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

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2013 Specials - 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Deal Or No Deal

The 8 Out Of 10 Cats team - Jimmy Carr, Jon Richardson and Sean Lock - hijack an episode of Deal or No Deal.

Further details

Before the show starts, there's a sketch involving Noel Edmonds and Derren Brown.

Jimmy Carr acts as host for the hour, with Sean Lock and Jon Richardson playing the one game together, with the deal being that any money they won would be split between their chosen charities.

Joe Wilkinson, dressed in a suit, appeared periodically as the Banker's assistant.

This is the order in which they played the game, and the name of the comedian looking after each box...

Box 7: Matt Forde. £3,000.

Box 2: Mia Cross (Jon's friend). £500.

Box 13: Katherine Ryan. £1,000.

Box 19: Nick Helm. £10,000.

Box 5: John Robins. £20,000.

Banker's Offer: £6,500

Box 9: Mark Olver. £75,000.

Box 6: Gemma Collins (from TOWIE). £15,000.

Box 15: Andy Smart. £1.

Banker's Offer: £7,800

Box 20: John Fothergill. 1p.

Box 4: Dave Johns. £250,000.

Box 21: Holly Walsh. £50.

Banker's Offer: £7,800

Box 1: Nicola Adams (Olympic boxer). £50,000.

Box 10: Alice Levine (Radio 1 DJ). 50p.

Box 3: Nong Skett (DonD £250k winner). £250.

Banker's Offer: £9,000 and Nong's phone number for Jon

Box 16: Susie Dent (from Countdown). £100.

Box 14: Elis James. £5.

Box 8: Corinne Davies (DoND 1p loser): £10.

Banker's Offer: £18,000

Box 18: Tony Law. £35,000.

Box 17: Stephen Frost. £750.

Box 22: Rachel Riley (from Countdown). £5,000.

Banker's Offer: £32,000. DEAL

In Jon & Sean's Box: 10p.

Un-opened Box 11: Rob Beckett. £100,000.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th January 2013
Channel 4
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Sean Lock Self
    Jon Richardson Self
    Rachel Riley Self
    Susie Dent Self
    Joe Wilkinson Self
    Guest cast
    Nicola Adams Self
    Gemma Collins Self
    Mia Cross Self
    Corinne Davies Self
    Matt Forde Self
    John Fothergill Self
    Stephen Frost Self
    Nick Helm Self
    Elis James Self
    Dave Johns Self
    Tony Law Self
    Alice Levine Self
    Mark Olver Self
    John Robins Self
    Nong Skett Self
    Andy Smart Self
    Rob Beckett Self
    Holly Walsh Self
    Katherine Ryan Self
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Matt Forde Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
    Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
    Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
    Charlie Skelton Script Editor
    Production team
    Ollie Bartlett Director
    Richard Cohen Series Producer
    Adam Hutchinson Producer
    Richard Osman Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Lisa Kirk Edit Producer
    Jim Connolly Series Producer
    Richard Hague Executive Producer
    Glenn Hugill Executive Producer
    Cas Casey Editor
    Rudi Thackray Production Designer
    Mat Osman Composer
    Jonathan Paul Green (as Jonathan Green) Production Designer
    Augustin Bousfield Composer
    John Pohlhammer Announcer

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