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

Taskmaster

Channel 4 and Dave comedy show setting comedians tasks. 84 episodes (10 series), 2015 - 2020. Stars Greg Davies, Alex Horne, Romesh Ranganathan, Frank Skinner and others.

Next new episode is on Thursday 3rd December at 9pm. Series 10, Episode 8
Catch-up on Episode 7 on All 4   Series 6, Episode 7 is repeated on Dave today at 11:20pm.

Series 7

Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Jessica Knappett, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

1. The Mean Bean

First broadcast: Wednesday 5th September 2018

First: Velcro is key, tape is vital and bean juice is crucial. Greg's simpering sidekick Alex Horne supplies facts, figures and unconditional love.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Kerry Godliman, Jessica Knappett. Copyright: Avalon Television.

2. My Eyes Are Circles

First broadcast: Wednesday 12th September 2018

Phil Wang makes ogres poignant despite his eye-catching costume, Jessica Knappett beautifully mimics a funny noise and James Acaster finds various circles. Alex Horne carefully records it all for his beloved boss, Greg Davies.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Alex Horne, Jessica Knappett. Copyright: Avalon Television.

3. Twelve Blush Majesty Two

First broadcast: Wednesday 19th September 2018

Rhod Gilbert force-feeds Greg's exec sec Alex Horne a jug of mocha, Kerry Godliman boshes a cricket ball with a croquet mallet and Phil Wang makes a really strange noise.

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Taskmaster. Jessica Knappett. Copyright: Avalon Television.

4. OLLIE.

First broadcast: Wednesday 26th September 2018

Why does Jessica Knappett pile shoes on some butcher's scales? What happens when James Acaster tries the emergency alarm on a lift? And will Rhod Gilbert regret smearing mustard in his eyes? All these questions will be answered - and more besides.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Alex Horne, Rhod Gilbert. Copyright: Avalon Television.

5. Lotta Soup

First broadcast: Wednesday 3rd October 2018

Rhod Gilbert endangers Alex's life (again), Jessica Knappett's sunny outlook on life is severely tested by a former traffic warden and Phil Wang has a lovely old time with a squeezy jar of mayonnaise.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Phil Wang, Rhod Gilbert. Copyright: Avalon Television.

6. A Coquettish Fascinator

First broadcast: Wednesday 10th October 2018

At the halfway stage, all contestants, with the possible exception of Phil Wang, still have high hopes of winning. Kerry Godliman and Jessica Knappett resort to soapy violence.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Alex Horne, Rhod Gilbert. Copyright: Avalon Television.

7. The Perfect Stuff

First broadcast: Wednesday 17th October 2018

Greg Davies challenges his five fearful funny people to entertain him by completing more baffling challenges which this week involve corneas, crackers and construction.

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Taskmaster. Kerry Godliman. Copyright: Avalon Television.

8. Mother Honks Her Horn

First broadcast: Wednesday 24th October 2018

Phil Wang makes sure his outstanding outfit leaves even less to the imagination that it did before, Jessica Knappett demonstrates her mastery of a child's percussion instrument and James Acaster's dream comes true.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Rhod Gilbert, James Acaster, Phil Wang. Copyright: Avalon Television.

9. The Pendulum Draws The Eye

First broadcast: Wednesday 31st October 2018

Two episodes remain in the series and with Greg Davies's shiny head trophy within touching distance, tensions are beginning to run high between the beleaguered contestants.

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10. I Can Hear It Gooping

First broadcast: Wednesday 7th November 2018

The series reaches its majestic climax. Who will win Greg Davies's coveted golden head to become just the seventh Taskmaster Champion in history?

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