Dara O Briain: School Of Hard Sums. Dara O Briain.

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, Episode 4

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.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 25th March 2014
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dara O Briain Host / Presenter
Marcus du Sautoy (as Prof Marcus Du Sautoy) Self
Guest cast
Mark Watson Guest
Marcus Brigstocke Guest
Writing team
George Sawyer Writer
Matt Parker Writer
Paul Powell Writer
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Simon Gover Director
Ruth Wallace Series Producer
Mike Bradley Producer
Simon Gover Producer
Katherine Parsons Executive Producer
Phil Morrow Executive Producer
Jon Ellis Editor
Craig Harbour Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Marc Sylvan Composer


Mark Watson and Marcus Brigstocke divide a will

What is the best way to divide a will so that you get to keep the most amount of money?

Featuring: Dara O Briain, Prof Marcus Du Sautoy, Mark Watson, Marcus Brigstocke.


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