8 Out Of 10 Cats. Jimmy Carr. Copyright: Zeppotron.

8 Out Of 10 Cats

E4 and Channel 4 and More4 panel show based around statistics. 198 episodes (21 series), 2005 - 2019. Stars Jimmy Carr, Rob Beckett, Aisling Bea, Sean Lock and others.

Series 21, Episode 7 is repeated on C4 on Thursday at 11:05pm.

8 Out Of 10 Cats. Copyright: Zeppotron.

8 Out Of 10 Cats

Topical Channel 4 comedy panel show hosted by Jimmy Carr. The questions are based on survey results and statistics

Panel Show
2005 - 2019
E4, Channel 4, More4
198   (21 series), plus 17 highlights specials
Jimmy Carr, Rob Beckett, Aisling Bea, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Dave Spikey and Jason Manford
Barbara Wiltshire, Chris Howe and Richard Valentine
Ruth Phillips, Russell Balkind, Derek McLean, Karen Murdoch, Ruth Wallace, Darren Smith, Andrew Westwell, Stu Mather, Fiona McDermott, Richard Cohen and others

A weekly topical panel show based around 'opinion polls, surveys and statistics'. It is hosted by Jimmy Carr, and the regular team captains are now Aisling Bea and Rob Beckett.

The teams thrash out the hot topics of the week by examining surveys, opinion polls and statistics; discussing both silly and serious stuff. Subjects include showbiz gossip, world politics and even the weather.

Until 2016, Sean Lock and Jon Richardson were the team captains. Previously, the comedian opposing Lock was Jason Manford, and before that it was Dave Spikey.

The show used to be shown on Channel 4, before being moved to More4. It's now on E4.

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Production Details

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Also known as
  • Eight Out Of Ten Cats
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 3rd June 2005 on Channel 4
Last new broadcast
Sunday 19th May 2019 on E4 at 10pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 21 Episode 7: Thursday at 11:05pm on C4
  2. Series 21 Episode 8: Monday 28th October at 11pm on C4

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