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Dara O Briain: School Of Hard Sums

Dave comedy about maths. 24 episodes (3 series), 2012 - 2014. Stars Dara O Briain and Marcus du Sautoy.

Series 3

Dara O Briain: School Of Hard Sums. Image shows from L to R: Dara O Briain, Peter Serafinowicz, Kevin Bridges, Marcus du Sautoy. Copyright: Fujisankei Productions / Wild Rover.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Tuesday 4th March 2014

Brains v brawn! Clever clogs comic Dara O Briain returns with Marcus du Sautoy, Kevin Bridges and Peter Serafinowicz to subtract the tedium from maths and add multiples of fun.


Dara O Briain: School Of Hard Sums. Image shows from L to R: Dara O Briain, Miles Jupp, Lee Mack, Marcus du Sautoy. Copyright: Fujisankei Productions / Wild Rover.

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Tuesday 11th March 2014

Dara O Briain and learned friend Marcus du Sautoy teach guests Lee Mack and Miles Jupp a lesson or two in the engaging numbers show. The gang fence with pirate-themed posers.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Tuesday 18th March 2014

Genius jokester Dara O Briain mocks the weak-minded in the show that solves practical predicaments with numbers. Jon Richardson and Sally Phillips are his students for the day.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Tuesday 25th March 2014

Is money the square root of all evil? Solving a wealth of conundrums about cash with academically affluent host Dara O Briain are guests Mark Watson and Marcus Brigstocke.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Tuesday 1st April 2014

Mathematics minus all the boring bits. Guests Josh Widdicombe and Peter Serafinowicz hope to have the winning formula as they join Dara outdoors for some al fresco arithmetic.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Tuesday 8th April 2014

Throw away those tedious textbooks and join Dara for another light-hearted masterclass in maths. Guests Susan Calman and Andrew Maxwell will try to outdo our clever clogs host.


7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Tuesday 15th April 2014

Is age really just a number? Sharp-witted stand-up comedian Dara O Briain is joined by Jon Richardson and Stephen K Amos to see whether maths can help us in our advanced years.


8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Kevin Bridges and Sally Phillips join Dara for a super sports special of the numbers-based game show. It's Maths of the Day so if you want to know the scores, don't look away.