The BAFTA-winning comedy game show comes to Channel 4. Taskmaster Greg Davies and his loyal sidekick Alex Horne challenge famous contestants to complete a series of weird and wonderful tasks.
Greg Davies ranks five comics in order of competency as they attempt complex tasks such as coconut costumery. Plus: can Mark Watson open an unlocked briefcase?
Tasks are set, seals are broken and unpredictable actions take place, as Aisling Bea, Bob Mortimer, Mark Watson, Nish Kumar and Sally Phillips compete to earn the respect of Greg Davies and Alex Horne
Next on TV: Thu 28 Oct, 9pm
Dignity Intact: Aisling Bea, Bob Mortimer, Mark Watson, Nish Kumar and Sally Phillips tackle futile tasks
Series 5 Episode 1
The Leprechaun or the Lesbian: Nish Kumar pretends he's Robin Hood, and Mark Watson feels the wrath of yoghurt
Series 5 Episode 2
Phoenix: Greg Davies ranks comics by their competency. Can Mark Watson open an unlocked briefcase?
Series 5 Episode 3
Residue Around the Hoof: The five task-hungry comics attempt to make Marmite
Series 5 Episode 4
A Wind-Dried Puffin: Alex Horne risks the Taskmaster's wrath by setting a cheeky unsanctioned task
Series 5 Episode 5
Spoony Neeson: Alex Horne has a makeover, and Sally Phillips returns to the womb
Series 5 Episode 6
Boing Boing: In the series semi-final, the baffling tasks include blindfolded bread-holding
Series 5 Episode 7
Their Water's So Delicious: Which of our funny five will win the coveted Taskmaster trophy in the series finale?
Series 5 Episode 8