8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Image shows from L to R: Susie Dent, Jimmy Carr, Rachel Riley.

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

Channel 4 panel show based on the words and numbers game. 128 episodes (19 series), 2012 - 2020. Stars Jimmy Carr, Robert Deaton, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and others.

Series 18 (Channel 4: Series 19), Episode 1 is repeated on 4seven today at 10:20pm.

Series 9 (Channel 4: Series 10), Episode 2

Sean Lock and Roisin Conaty go up against Jon Richardson and Nish Kumar. Adam Buxton joins Countdown's resident lexicographer Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner, while Rachel Riley looks after the numbers and letters.

Notes

Jon and Nish won, 32 points to 22.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 12th August 2016
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Self
Jon Richardson Self
Rachel Riley Self
Susie Dent Self
Guest cast
Roisin Conaty Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Adam Buxton Self
Derrick Evans (as Mr Motivator) Self
Martin Offiah 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)
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
John Pohlhammer Announcer

Video

Mermaid Simon Cowell

Sean Lock creates Simon Cowell and Oprah Winfrey sand sculptures, and Roisin Conaty finds a new way to motivate herself.

Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Roisin Conaty.

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