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Room 101 (1994)

BBC One and BBC Two chat show. 88 episodes (11 series), 1994 - 2007. Stars Nick Hancock and Paul Merton.

Series 1

1. Bob Monkhouse

First broadcast: Monday 4th July 1994

Bob Monkhouse attempts to get rid of the French, Cilla Black's singing and The Golden Shot.

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2. Ian Hislop

First broadcast: Monday 11th July 1994

Ian Hislop nominates Postman Pat, beards and Truly, Madly, Deeply.

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3. Jo Brand

First broadcast: Monday 18th July 1994

Jo Brand nominates the German city of Bonn, the Mona Lisa and the whole of 1975.

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4. Peter Cook

First broadcast: Monday 25th July 1994

Peter Cook attempts to banish Watchdog, Gracie Fields and 1970s softcore German pornography.

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5. David Baddiel

First broadcast: Monday 1st August 1994

David Baddiel talks about his dislike of the FA Cup, Tomorrow's World and a photo of himself taken in the 1970s.

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6. Tony Slattery

First broadcast: Monday 8th August 1994

Tony Slattery discusses his loathing of Snoopy, space hoppers and British chain hotels.

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7. Maureen Lipman

First broadcast: Monday 15th August 1994

Maureen Lipman rants about her hatred of leggings, Tom Jones and The Word.

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8. Danny Baker

First broadcast: Monday 22nd August 1994

Danny Baker claims that QVC, long gloves and Eurodisney should be cast into Room 101.

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