Season 12 2021

  • 2021-09-23T20:00:00Z on Channel 4
  • 45m
  • 7h 30m (10 episodes)
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Comedy, Game Show
The five brave souls desperate to display Greg's regal golden head on their mantelpiece this time are: Alan Davies, Desiree Burch, Guz Khan, Morgana Robinson and Victoria Coren Mitchell.

10 episodes

Season Premiere


12x01 An Imbalance in the Poppability

Season Premiere

12x01 An Imbalance in the Poppability

  • 2021-09-23T20:00:00Z45m

Greg Davies and Alex Horne welcome five fresh competitors, including Guz Khan, who are desperate to lay their mitts on Greg's golden head-trophy. This time: creepers, catapults and one (fake) cactus.


12x02 Oatmeal and Death

12x02 Oatmeal and Death

  • 2021-09-30T20:00:00Z45m

The contestants have a mountain to climb, but can they hack teamwork? Morgana Robinson inspects suspect doggy bags. Guz Khan slaps a space hopper.


12x03 The End of the Franchise

Taskmaster Greg Davies struggles to contain his scorn as Desiree Burch does something inexplicable with sand, Victoria Coren Mitchell draws an exploding cat and Alan Davies hurts himself with a rubber band.


12x04 The Customised Inhaler

Alex Horne gets all fired up by a fiendish riddle, as crafty comics including Victoria Coren Mitchell and Morgana Robinson contend with peas, jam, sunglasses and songs


12x05 Croissants Is Croissants

It's the 100th episode of Taskmaster. Greg Davies, Alex Horne and their merry band of comics celebrate the only way they know how: with tasks involving cling film and flapjacks!


12x06 A Chair in a Sweet

12x06 A Chair in a Sweet

  • 2021-10-28T20:00:00Z45m

Desiree Burch tackles tennis balls and gaffer tape, and Alan Davies finds out how many circles he can carry, as Greg Davies dispenses justice

Greg Davies attempts to make sense of Morgana Robinson sliding a pole through a sponge. Alex Horne lends his considerable acting skills to a promotional film.


12x08 A Couple of Ethels

12x08 A Couple of Ethels

  • 2021-11-11T21:00:00Z45m

Desiree Burch draws on her face, Guz Khan endures a ball to the groin and Alan Davies loses an eye, as the quest to win Greg Davies' golden head heats up among our comic contenders


12x09 Nothing Matters

12x09 Nothing Matters

  • 2021-11-18T21:00:00Z45m

Scores are tight in the penultimate episode of the series. Can Alex Horne give Desiree Burch goosebumps? Plus: paint throwing, and enforced yawning.


12x10 Caring Uncle Minpict

12x10 Caring Uncle Minpict

  • 2021-11-25T21:00:00Z45m

In the prestigious grand final, there's chocolate gobbling, bizarre body movements and indecent proposals, but which plucky competitor will be declared the Taskmaster series champion?