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

Taskmaster

Dave comedy show setting comedians tasks. 74 episodes (9 series), 2015 - 2019. Stars Greg Davies, Alex Horne, Romesh Ranganathan, Frank Skinner and others.

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Series 9

Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Alex Horne, Rose Matafeo. Copyright: Avalon Television.

1. Join Our Cult

First broadcast: Wednesday 4th September 2019

Greg Davies is the Taskmaster and he is back for a glorious ninth series of the show that bears his grand title. In one hand he brandishes his sparkling golden face-trophy, in the other sits Little Alex Horne, his ever-popular personal secretary. This season's brand new high-class hopefuls are: David Baddiel, Ed Gamble, Jo Brand, Katy Wix and Rose Matafeo.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: David Baddiel, Jo Brand. Copyright: Avalon Television.

2. Butter In The Microwave

First broadcast: Wednesday 11th September 2019

It's still very early days in the marathon battle to claim Taskmaster Greg Davies's bold, gold bonce. Ed Gamble gets reckless with a frying pan, Katy Wix asks for a pencil and Jo Brand shares a leisurely sandwich with David Baddiel. Alex Horne is there to log all the important minutiae, which he later presents to Greg in a special private ceremony that no one has ever witnessed.

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Taskmaster. Ed Gamble. Copyright: Avalon Television.

3. Five Miles Per Day (Next)

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 18th September 2019 at 9pm on Dave

Why is David Baddiel steering heavy machinery towards a representation of his childhood sweetheart? Why is Jo Brand destroying a large slab of confectionery? And why is Rose Matafeo curling up into a foetal position? Well, it's because they're all trying to impress Taskmaster Greg Davies into awarding them valuable points in their quest to win his gilded noggin. Alex Horne stands by, armed with all kinds of accurate factual info.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Alex Horne, David Baddiel. Copyright: Avalon Television.

4. Quisps

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 25th September 2019 at 9pm on Dave

David Baddiel shows a readiness to bare his chest and Katy Wix robs a piggy bank (of its undercarriage). Meanwhile, Greg Davies's gorgeous assistant Alex Horne is powerless in the face of Ed Gamble's creative vision.

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Taskmaster. Rose Matafeo. Copyright: Avalon Television.

5. Another spoon

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 2nd October 2019 at 9pm on Dave

Jo Brand shows cowboys how to cowboy, Katy Wix tortures Alex Horne with the help of a garden arch and Rose Matafeo asks a stranger if they have a library card. Plus, after Katy Wix falls ill during the studio records, former champion Kerry Godliman swoops in to take her place, but how will she fare on Katy's behalf?

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Taskmaster. Katy Wix. Copyright: Avalon Television.

6. Episode Six

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 9th October 2019 at 9pm on Dave

The ninth series continues.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Katy Wix, Alex Horne. Copyright: Avalon Television.

7. Episode Seven

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 16th October 2019 at 9pm on Dave

The ninth series continues.

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Taskmaster. Ed Gamble. Copyright: Avalon Television.

8. Episode Eight

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 23rd October 2019 at 9pm on Dave

The ninth series continues.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: Alex Horne, Jo Brand. Copyright: Avalon Television.

9. Episode Nine

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 30th October 2019 at 9pm on Dave

The ninth series continues.

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Taskmaster. Image shows from L to R: David Baddiel, Jo Brand. Copyright: Avalon Television.

10. Episode Ten

NEW EPISODE: Wednesday 6th November 2019 at 9pm on Dave

The ninth series continues.

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