Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Greg Davies, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

Taskmaster

Channel 4 and Dave comedy show setting comedians tasks. 85 episodes (10 series), 2015 - 2021. Stars Greg Davies, Alex Horne, Romesh Ranganathan, Frank Skinner and others.

Another series is in development.
Series 10, Episode 2 is repeated on E4 tomorrow at 11pm.

Series 4

Taskmaster. Mel Giedroyc. Copyright: Avalon Television.

1. A Fat Bald White Man

First broadcast: Tuesday 25th April 2017

The first episode sees Hugh Dennis, Joe Lycett, Lolly Adefope, Mel Giedroyc and Noel Fielding aim to be the best at painting a model they can't see, fell a load of rubber ducks and beautifully destroy a cake.

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Taskmaster. Joe Lycett. Copyright: Avalon Television.

2. Look At Me

First broadcast: Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Lolly Adefope tries long distance painting. Hugh Dennis is befuddled by an egg.

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Taskmaster. Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

3. Hollowing Out A Baguette

First broadcast: Tuesday 9th May 2017

How will Hugh Dennis, Joe Lycett, Lolly Adefope, Mel Giedroyc and Noel Fielding cope with this week's tasks? The onslaught continues as Greg Davies ruthlessly judges the competitors' ability to both camouflage themselves and herd dogs. Plus, see the first two trailers for Taskmaster: The Movie.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Joe Lycett, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

4. Friendship Is Truth

First broadcast: Tuesday 16th May 2017

What will Mel Giedroyc do to a humble pommel horse? Should Hugh Dennis climb that high? And why are Alex Horne and Noel Fielding dancing like a pair of shrews? As always, Taskmaster Greg Davies will deliver his judgements on their efforts, and his well-trained assistant Alex Horne is overseeing the tasks.

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Taskmaster. Joe Lycett. Copyright: Avalon Television.

5. Meat

First broadcast: Tuesday 23rd May 2017

This week Greg Davies and Alex Horne engage in some role-play to assess the success of a throwing task. Plus Noel Fielding has a sliding session, Swedishman Fred receives an intense video call and all hell breaks loose in The Battle of the Bath.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Hugh Dennis, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

6. Spatchcock It

First broadcast: Tuesday 30th May 2017

Alex Horne supervises the tasks as Mel Giedroyc's good nature is tested to its limits, Joe Lycett shows no mercy to a cute little camel and Hugh Dennis risks it all in a seemingly simple sleeping bag challenge.

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Taskmaster. Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

7. No Stars For Naughty Boys

First broadcast: Tuesday 6th June 2017

Taskmaster Greg Davies and loyal assistant Alex Horne watch with surprise and sometimes despair as Hugh Dennis wields a blade - again, Noel Fielding can't understand German and Mel Giedroyc destroys a mannequin.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Joe Lycett, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

8. Tony Three Pies

First broadcast: Tuesday 13th June 2017

It's the series finale so one of the five courageous comedians will end up strutting around proudly with Greg Davies's golden trophy head in their mucky paws. Alex Horne keeps the tasks running fairly smoothly as Noel Fielding finds an unlikely soul mate, Lolly Adefope shows everyone the money and Mel Giedroyc regrets putting M&Ms on her shopping list.

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