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 4, Episode 1

Jimmy, Sean and Jon are joined by celebrity guests David Mitchell and Roisin Conaty. Phill Jupitus is in with Susie Dent, while Joe Wilkinson 'helps' Rachel Riley provide the letters and numbers.

Notes

Jon and David won, 34 points to 27.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 5th September 2014
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
    Joe Wilkinson Self
    Rachel Riley Self
    Susie Dent Self
    Guest cast
    Roisin Conaty Guest
    David Mitchell Guest
    Phill Jupitus Self
    Dennis Taylor Self
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
    Gary Delaney Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
    Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
    Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
    Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
    James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Richard Valentine Director
    Damian Eadie Series Producer
    Richard Cohen Series Producer
    Rose Hanson Producer
    Christopher Barbour Producer
    Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
    Richard Osman Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
    Jamie Shemeld Editor
    Tim Ellison Editor
    Bex Murray Editor
    Nick King Production Designer
    Alan Hawkshaw Composer
    Mat Osman Composer
    John Pohlhammer Announcer
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