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.

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Series 10, Episode 1 is repeated on More4 tomorrow at 12:25am.

Series 6 - Christmas Special

Johnny Vegas joins Sean as they take on Jon and Katherine Ryan, while David O'Doherty is in Dictionary Corner.

Further details

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are back with a Christmas special.

Familiar faces from the worlds of comedy and entertainment join the team for more comic innuendos, festive surprises and laughs aplenty. Johnny Vegas joins Sean as they take on Jon and Katherine Ryan, while David O'Doherty joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, plus the queen of maths Rachel Riley presides over the numbers board.

Notes

Sean and Johnny won, 34 points to 33.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 8th December 2015
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
    Katherine Ryan Guest
    Johnny Vegas Guest
    Christopher Biggins Self
    Writing team
    Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Fraser Steele 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)
    Tom Baker Writer (Additional Material)
    Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Barbara Wiltshire Director
    Damian Eadie Series Producer
    Richard Cohen Series Producer
    Alex Gilman Producer
    Adeel Amini Producer
    Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
    Richard Osman Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
    Christopher Barbour Edit Producer
    Jamie Shemeld Editor
    Tim Ellison Editor
    Nick King Production Designer
    Alan Hawkshaw Composer
    Mat Osman Composer
    John Pohlhammer Announcer
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