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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 7 (Channel 4: Series 8), Episode 3

Sean Lock and Miles Jupp go up against Jon Richardson and Sara Pascoe. Sam Simmons joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner.


Sean and Miles won, 33 points to 28.

Broadcast details

Friday 29th January 2016
Channel 4
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 29th January 2016 11:00pm 4seven
Saturday 30th January 2016 10:00pm 4seven
Sunday 31st January 2016 10:00pm C4
Saturday 6th February 2016 11:00pm 4seven
Tuesday 25th May 2021 12:10am More4
Saturday 29th July 2023 1:10am More4
Sunday 12th November 2023 12:10am More4

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Self
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
John Pohlhammer Announcer
Guest cast
Miles Jupp Guest
Sara Pascoe Guest
Sam Simmons Self
Writing team
Jimmy Carr 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)
Tom Baker Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Valentine Director
Arron Ferster Series Producer
Emily Howe Producer
Adeel Amini Producer
Jodie Krstic Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Alex Gilman Edit Producer
Jamie Shemeld Editor
Chris Clark Editor
Nick King Production Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer

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