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

  • Due to return for Series 23

Episode menu

Series 7 - Highlights Special

The best bits from the recent series of the irreverent, irrelevant hit topical comedy panel show, presented by Jimmy Carr, with team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford].

Broadcast details

Friday 26th December 2008
Channel 4
50 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 1st January 2009 11:05pm C4
Friday 19th February 2016 2:15am Dave
Tuesday 15th March 2016 2:50am
45 minute version
Wednesday 27th April 2016 2:00am Dave
Saturday 4th August 2018 2:20am Dave
Saturday 29th September 2018 3:20am Dave
Friday 21st December 2018 2:00am Dave
Wednesday 15th May 2019 2:00am CC Extra

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Sean Lock Team Captain
Jason Manford Team Captain
John Pohlhammer Announcer
Guest cast
Vic Reeves Guest
Jodie Kidd Guest
Lee Mack Guest
Krishnan Guru-Murthy Guest
Tara Palmer-Tomkinson Guest
Claudia Winkleman Guest
Johnny Vegas Guest
Kelly Osbourne Guest
Louis Walsh Guest
Michael McIntyre Guest
Alun Cochrane Guest
James Corden Guest
Gabby Logan Guest
Mark Watson Guest
Carol McGiffin Guest
Jamelia Guest
Christopher Hoy (as Chris Hoy) Guest
Jack Whitehall Guest
Peter Andre Guest
Steve Jones Guest
Kelvin MacKenzie Guest
Sarah Silverman Guest
Charlie Brooker Guest
Jim Jefferies (as Jim Jeffries) Guest
Ken Livingstone Guest
David Mitchell Guest
Carol Vorderman Guest
Writing team
Jimmy Carr Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley 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)
Simon Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Les Keen Writer (Additional Material)
Jim Pullin Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Script Editor
Miles Jupp Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Derek McLean Producer
Karen Murdoch Producer
Richard Osman Executive Producer
Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Bex Murray Editor
Damon Tai Editor
Tom Jarvis Editor
Patrick Doherty Production Designer
Mat Osman Composer

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