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 judges the efforts of five comics who are desperate to impress him. Joe Thomas struggles with the definition of a mammal. Sian Gibson sends the Taskmaster a not-safe-for-work text.
Iain Stirling, Joe Thomas, Lou Sanders, Paul Sinha and Sian Gibson pit their wits against perfectly pointless problems in a bid to impress Taskmaster Greg Davies and his simpering secretary Alex Horne
Next on TV: Thu 28 Oct, 9pm
Hello: Five contestants, including Iain Stirling, take on baby monitors and seductive dummies
Series 8 Episode 1
A Novel About Russian Gulags: Lou Sanders acquires some creepy facial hair, and the contestants make fascinating noises
Series 8 Episode 2
Stuck in a Mammal Groove: Joe Thomas struggles with the definition of a mammal. Sian Gibson sends an NSFW text.
Series 8 Episode 3
The Barrel Dad: Tensions bubble to the surface during a team task. Plus: what constitutes a loo roll?
Series 8 Episode 4
Stay Humble: Paul Sinha struggles with a basketball and Joe Thomas has a very unhappy birthday
Series 8 Episode 5
Rock 'n' Roll Umlaut: Greg Davies and Alex Horne watch in despair as Paul Sinha squats in a phone box
Series 8 Episode 6
This Is Trevor: Greg Davies hands out brutal judgements. This time: the pink, the powerful and the pirate.
Series 8 Episode 7
Aquatic Sewing Machine: The jovial tone is soured by one contestant's flagrant cheating
Series 8 Episode 8
I've Been a Bit Ill: In the series semi-final, Paul Sinha, Lou Sanders and Iain Stirling become one
Series 8 Episode 9
Clumpy Swayey Clumsy Man: Which of our intrepid comics will emerge triumphant in the final episode of the series?
Series 8 Episode 10