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Jimmy Carr hosts the irreverent comedy panel show based on opinion polls. So what's better - kittens or Christmas? Let The Great British Public decide...

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Jimmy Carr hosts the irreverent comedy panel show based on opinion polls. So what's better - kittens or Christmas? Let The Great British Public decide...

Series 10 Summary

8 Out of 10 Cats returns to bring debate, dispute and deliberation to the hot topics that are getting the almighty British public's chins wagging.

As ever, presenter and stand-up comic Jimmy Carr plays host, joined by team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford. Alongside them are panellists from the world of comedy, entertainment and showbiz, as well as a few surprise guests.

Teams thrash out the topics of the week by examining surveys, opinion polls and statistics; discussing both silly and serious stuff, with subjects ranging from showbiz and gossip to world politics and even the weather.

The series kicks off with a Big Brother Special, featuring a wealth of ex-housemates.

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 1

    Jimmy Carr referees 45 minutes of end-to-end comedy featuring team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford.

    Guests making up the final teams are Peter Shilton, Helen Chamberlain, Jack Whitehall and Paddy McGuinness. The two sides will go head-to-head in a banter-filled battle of World Cup-themed surveys, polls and statistics.

    Who will win? Who will lose? Who will have to take an early bath?

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 2

    The new series kicks off with a Big Brother Special, featuring a countdown of the nation's favourite Big Brother moments and a wealth of ex-housemates from across the past 10 years.

    Charlie Brooker, Jarred Christmas, Brian Belo and this year's Big Brother winner, Josie Gibson are on the panel, and they're joined by a host of other favourite Big Brother housemates including Aisleyne, Makosi and John James.

    The show aims to be a fitting tribute to the iconic programme, as it's finally put to rest.

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Christmas Special

    Episode 3

    Jimmy Carr hosts a Christmas edition of Channel 4's hit comedy panel show.

    Featuring special guests Jack Dee, Lorraine Kelly, Josie Long and Britain's favourite pantomime Dame, Christopher Biggins, the teams are led by captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford.

    Together they dispute and deliberate all things festive - from the best things about Christmas Day to the worst person to spend Christmas with. A mixture of surveys, statistics and opinion polls reveal what the nation thinks but do our celebrities agree?

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 4

    There's debate, dispute and deliberation over the hot topics that are getting the almighty British public's chins wagging. As ever, presenter and stand up comic Jimmy Carr is in the host's chair and is joined by witty team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford. Alongside them sits celebrity guests - Jack Dee, Dr Christian Jessen from Embarrassing Bodies, Jack Whitehall and Jamelia.

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 5

    Jimmy Carr is in the host's chair, while witty team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford are joined by Johnny Vaughan, Sarah Millican, Jon Richardson and Louie Spence.

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 6

    Mark Watson, Stephen Mangan, Daniel Sloss and Vanessa Feltz join host Jimmy Carr along with team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford to debate and dispute the hot topics of the week.

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 7

    Celebrity guests Jack Osbourne, Uri Geller, Tim Minchin and Holly Walsh lend their support to regular team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford, while host Jimmy Carr presides over the fiercely debated topics of the week.

  • 8 Out of 10 Cats

    Episode 8

    Jimmy Carr plays host with team captains Sean Lock and Jason Manford, plus celebrity guests Carol Vorderman, Myleene Klass, Russell Kane and Rufus Hound.

8 Out of 10 Cats synopsis

Jimmy Carr hosts the irreverent comedy panel show based on opinion polls. So what's better - kittens or Christmas? Let The Great British Public decide...

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8 Out of 10 Cats

Jimmy Carr presides over team captains Jon Richardson and Sean Lock with guests Paul Hollywood, Gabby Logan, Joe Wilkinson and Aisling Bea.

Channel 4 10pm Mon 27 Oct