8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Jimmy Carr. Copyright: Zeppotron
8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

  • TV panel show
  • Channel 4
  • 2012 - 2024
  • 157 episodes (24 series)

The 8 Out Of 10 Cats regulars play the famous words and numbers quiz with the help of guests. Stars Jimmy Carr, Robert Deaton, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Rachel Riley and more.

Episode menu

Series 22 (Channel 4: Series 23), Episode 5

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Jon Richardson, Nabil Abdulrashid
Jimmy Carr hosts the words and numbers game show mash-up, with Countdown regulars Rachel Riley and Susie Dent. Roisin Conaty and Joe Wilkinson play against Jon Richardson and Nabil Abdulrashid. David O'Doherty is in Dictionary Corner.


Jon and Nabil won, 43 points to 14.

Broadcast details

Friday 26th August 2022
Channel 4
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 27th August 2022 1:15am 4seven
Saturday 27th August 2022 9:00pm 4seven
Monday 29th August 2022 1:15am 4seven
Monday 29th August 2022 10:00pm 4seven
Tuesday 30th August 2022 9:00pm 4seven
Friday 2nd September 2022 12:05am C4
Friday 2nd September 2022 2:55am 4seven
Friday 24th March 2023 11:05pm C4
Tuesday 28th March 2023 3:25am 4seven
Sunday 25th June 2023 12:10am More4
Thursday 21st September 2023 10:00pm C4
Friday 22nd September 2023 3:20am 4seven
Saturday 23rd September 2023 1:10am 4seven
Sunday 24th September 2023 1:10am 4seven
Thursday 28th September 2023 3:50am 4seven


Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Robert Deaton Fabio
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
John Pohlhammer Announcer
Guest cast
Roisin Conaty Guest
Joe Wilkinson Guest
Nabil Abdulrashid Guest
David O'Doherty Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
Michael Stranney Writer (Additional Material)
Siobhan Conaty Writer (Additional Material)
Matthew Crosby (as Matt Crosby) Writer (Additional Material)
Josh Pugh Writer (Additional Material)
Katie Storey Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Simon Staffurth Director
Damian Eadie Series Producer
Jodie Krstic Series Producer
Leo Gallagher Producer
Tom Taylor Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Richard Cohen Executive Producer
Lauren Wilkinson Line Producer
Tom Baker Senior Producer
George Winfield Editor
Edward Gibbs Editor
Rudi Thackray Production Designer
Roger Williams Lighting Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer


Jimmy Carr singing

Jimmy Carr proves he's a good singer by suddenly bursting into song and a Mumsnet quiz question leaves one contestant feeling a bit awkward...

Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Susie Dent, Jon Richardson, Rachel Riley, Roisin Conaty, Nabil Abdulrashid, David O'Doherty, Joe Wilkinson & Robert Deaton (Fabio).

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