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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.

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Series 9 (Channel 4: Series 10), Episode 1

Sean Lock and Henning Wehn go up against Jon Richardson and Victoria Coren Mitchell. Tom Allen joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, while Rachel Riley looks after the numbers and letters with 'help' from Joe Wilkinson.

Preview clips


Jon and Victoria won, 68 points to 25.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th August 2016
Channel 4
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 5th August 2016 11:40pm 4seven
Sunday 7th August 2016 9:00pm 4seven
Tuesday 9th August 2016 10:00pm 4seven
Wednesday 10th August 2016 9:00pm 4seven
Wednesday 9th November 2016 10:20pm C4
Tuesday 15th November 2016 11:40pm C4
Thursday 17th November 2016 12:05am 4seven
Friday 18th November 2016 10:00pm 4seven
Sunday 20th November 2016 12:05am 4seven
Saturday 21st January 2017 12:55am More4
Sunday 5th March 2017 11:00pm C4
Wednesday 8th March 2017 9:00pm 4seven
Friday 10th March 2017 2:40am 4seven
Saturday 11th March 2017 1:05am 4seven
Saturday 11th March 2017 10:00pm 4seven
Thursday 6th April 2017 11:15pm More4
Saturday 1st July 2017 11:10pm More4
Thursday 31st August 2017 11:20pm More4
Thursday 26th October 2017 11:15pm More4
Friday 27th October 2017 2:15am More4
Sunday 5th November 2017 12:15am More4
Wednesday 22nd November 2017 10:30pm C4
Thursday 23rd November 2017 10:00pm 4seven
Saturday 25th November 2017 1:10am 4seven
Saturday 25th November 2017 10:00pm 4seven
Monday 27th November 2017 11:05pm 4seven
Tuesday 28th November 2017 10:00pm 4seven
Sunday 31st December 2017 1:15am More4
Wednesday 11th April 2018 11:10pm More4
Thursday 12th April 2018 2:15am More4
Monday 18th June 2018 11:10pm More4
Thursday 4th July 2019 12:05am More4
Saturday 4th January 2020 1:15am More4
Friday 8th May 2020 1:30am More4
Thursday 6th August 2020 11:05pm More4
Friday 6th November 2020 12:10am More4
Sunday 7th March 2021 12:15am More4
Tuesday 1st June 2021 12:10am More4
Wednesday 25th August 2021 1:10am More4
Monday 15th November 2021 11:05pm More4
Saturday 26th March 2022 11:05pm More4
Saturday 25th June 2022 11:10pm More4
Friday 7th October 2022 1:10am More4
Saturday 17th December 2022 11:10pm More4
Sunday 12th March 2023 12:10am More4
Saturday 20th May 2023 1:30am More4
Monday 10th June 2024 10:00pm More4

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Self
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
Joe Wilkinson Self
John Pohlhammer Announcer
Guest cast
Henning Wehn Guest
Victoria Coren Mitchell Guest
Pat Sharp Self
Tom Allen 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)
Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
John Robins Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Dawson (as The Dawson Brothers) Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Dawson (as The Dawson Brothers) Writer (Additional Material)
Tim Inman (as The Dawson Brothers) Writer (Additional Material)
Tom Baker Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Grant Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Valentine Director
Damian Eadie Series Producer
Adam Copeland Series Producer
Alex Gilman Producer
Mia Cross Producer
Jodie Krstic Producer
Peter Gwyn Executive Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Damon Tai Editor
Tim Ellison Editor
Steve Andrews Editor
Nick King Production Designer
Alan Hawkshaw Composer
Mat Osman Composer


Joe Wilkinson returns

Joe Wilkinson comes to visit for a special Hot Guy Express Bonus Round.

Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Jon Richardson, Rachel Riley, Joe Wilkinson & Henning Wehn.

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