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8 Out Of 10 Cats

8 Out Of 10 Cats

  • TV panel show
  • E4 / Channel 4 / More4
  • 2005 - 2021
  • 205 episodes (22 series)

Topical Channel 4 comedy panel show hosted by Jimmy Carr. The questions are based on survey results and statistics. Also features Rob Beckett, Katherine Ryan, Aisling Bea, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson and more.


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Series 20, Episode 8

In this edition, in honour of American Independence Day, Aisling is joined by Rizzle Kicks' Jordan Stephens and comedian Desiree Burch, while Rob teams up with Loose Women panellist Ayda Field and comic Dane Baptiste to uncover the top things that America has given the world.

Preview clips


Rob's team won, 3 points to 1.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 4th July 2017
55 minutes

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Rob Beckett Team Captain
Aisling Bea Team Captain
John Pohlhammer Announcer
Guest cast
Jordan Stephens Guest
Desiree Burch Guest
Dane Baptiste Guest
Ayda Field Guest
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Beckett Writer (Additional Material)
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer (Additional Material)
Brona C. Titley Writer (Additional Material)
Rhys James Writer (Additional Material)
Amy O'Connor Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Parry Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Craig Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Lisa Kirk Series Producer
Alex Gilman Producer
Tom Corrigan Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Richard Cohen Executive Producer
Pete Bennett Archive Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Michael Marden Editor
George Winfield Editor
Patrick Doherty Production Designer
Mat Osman Composer
Gemma O'Sullivan Lighting Designer
Heather Towle Production Manager


Eating Hot dogs

The teams have to eat hot dogs without using their hands.

Featuring: Rob Beckett, Aisling Bea, Jimmy Carr, Jordan Stephens, Desiree Burch, Dane Baptiste & Ayda Field.

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