8 Out Of 10 Cats. Image shows from L to R: Rob Beckett, Jimmy Carr, Katherine Ryan. Copyright: Zeppotron.

8 Out Of 10 Cats

E4 and Channel 4 and More4 panel show based around statistics. 205 episodes (22 series), 2005 - 2021. Stars Jimmy Carr, Rob Beckett, Katherine Ryan, Aisling Bea and others.

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Series 6, Episode 3 is repeated on CC Extra on Saturday at 12:40am.

2015 Specials - Christmas Special

8 Out Of 10 Cats returns for a Christmas special featuring host Jimmy Carr and team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson.

Further details

8 Out Of 10 Cats. Jon Richardson. Copyright: Zeppotron.

A whole host of familiar faces from the worlds of comedy and entertainment join the regulars as they cast their eyes over some of the most memorable stories of the year. As well as the usual banter there's a selection of classic Christmas games alongside some brand new ones.


Jon's team won.

Broadcast details

Thursday 24th December 2015
Channel 4
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Team Captain
Jon Richardson Team Captain
Guest cast
Peter Andre Guest
Seann Walsh Guest
Joe Lycett Guest
Roisin Conaty 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)
Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Adam Hutchinson Series Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Andrew Westwell Executive Producer
Aoife Bower Producer
John Pohlhammer Announcer
Ben Simpson Announcer

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