Five comedians are set tasks challenging their creativity and wit. The tasks are supervised by Alex Horne but the Taskmaster, Greg Davies, always has the final word.
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Greg Davies ...  Himself - Taskmaster 54 episodes, 2015-2018
Alex Horne Alex Horne ...  Himself - Assistant 54 episodes, 2015-2018
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Greg Davies and his assistant Alex Horne challenge five comedians to compete in a series of wacky and funny challenges, to win back their own possessions that they have forfeited. From making a music video for a nursery rhyme to obtaining information from a Swedish man, Taskmaster is a face-paced and hilarious show.

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1 August 2015 (UK) See more »

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In an attempt to win a task, Josh Widdicombe got host Greg Davies name tattooed on his foot. See more »

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Alternate-language version of Bäst i test (2017) See more »

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Not the funniest show on TV today
10 December 2017 | by olivergould-92545See all my reviews

The first series I watched was Series 5 with Bob Mortimer and Sally Phillips, the comedic talent and penchant for absurdism made series 5 wonderful, then I saw some of the other series and they are just alright, not bad, not great, the lesson Bob Mortimer and Sally Phillips, but Mortimer in particular make everything much much better. ya know what I mean!


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