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Room 101

Room 101 (2012)

  • TV panel show / chat show
  • BBC One
  • 2012 - 2018
  • 56 episodes (7 series)

Frank Skinner hosts Room 101, where celebrities compete in a series of themed rounds to get their most hated item banished forever.

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Series 1, Episode 3 - Chris Packham, Chris Tarrant, Alice Cooper

This week Chris Packham, Chris Tarrant and Alice Cooper try to send the things they hate the most into Room 101. Nominations include Sooty, balloon sculptures and - rather worryingly - the entire human race.

Preview clips

Room 101. Image shows from L to R: Chris Packham, Frank Skinner, Chris Tarrant, Alice Cooper. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions


- Alice Cooper: Reality TV stars - Into Room 101.

- Chris Tarrant: Jedward

- Chris Packham: Chris Moyles


- Alice: Wild animals that are kept as pets

- Chris T.: Parrots - Into Room 101.

- Chris P.: Humans

Extra Storage: People

- Chris T.: Men who wear shorts.

- Chris P.: Living statues.

- Alice: People who talk in cinemas - Into Room 101.


- Chris T.: Insurance adverts - Into Room 101.

- Chris P.: Publicly displayed children's art

- Alice: Balloon sculptures

Chris Tarrant's Extra Item

- Sooty - Into Room 101.


The extended repeat was postponded due to it clashing with the BBC's coverage of the American Super Bowl.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd February 2012
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 1st April 2012 10:25pm
40 minute version
Sunday 1st April 2012 11:25pm
40 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Friday 25th May 2012 12:20am
40 minute version
Monday 20th August 2012 11:05pm
40 minute version
Monday 20th August 2012 11:35pm
40 minute version
BBC1 Wales
Wednesday 2nd October 2013 11:05pm
40 minute version
Wednesday 7th May 2014 10:00pm Dave
Thursday 8th May 2014 2:10am Dave
Sunday 17th August 2014 10:00pm Dave
Monday 18th August 2014 1:20am Dave
Wednesday 10th September 2014 11:05pm
40 minute version
Wednesday 26th November 2014 10:00pm Dave
Thursday 27th November 2014 1:25am Dave
Monday 19th January 2015 9:00pm Dave
Saturday 21st February 2015 8:00pm Dave
Friday 11th September 2015 10:00pm Dave
Sunday 14th February 2016 11:40pm Dave
Monday 15th February 2016 8:00pm Dave
Tuesday 31st May 2016 2:15am Dave
Tuesday 31st May 2016 10:00pm Dave
Tuesday 2nd August 2016 11:00pm Dave
Wednesday 3rd August 2016 8:00pm Dave
Saturday 3rd December 2016 7:00pm Dave
Monday 30th January 2017 6:00pm Dave
Tuesday 31st January 2017 2:00pm Dave
Monday 20th March 2017 8:00pm Dave
Saturday 24th June 2017 12:40am Dave
Monday 21st August 2017 10:00pm Dave
Saturday 11th November 2017 12:50am Dave
Tuesday 20th February 2018 10:20pm Dave
Sunday 15th April 2018 1:20am Dave
Monday 16th April 2018 12:00am Dave
Monday 20th August 2018 12:20am Dave
Monday 20th August 2018 10:40pm Dave
Tuesday 12th November 2019 11:40pm Dave
Wednesday 13th November 2019 7:00pm Dave
Saturday 11th January 2020 6:40pm Dave
Sunday 12th January 2020 4:40pm Dave
Friday 20th March 2020 7:40pm Dave
Thursday 28th May 2020 7:40pm Dave
Friday 29th May 2020 1:40am Dave
Sunday 21st March 2021 9:20pm Dave
Monday 22nd March 2021 8:20pm Dave
Thursday 6th May 2021 7:40pm Dave
Friday 7th May 2021 12:40am Dave
Friday 28th January 2022 7:40pm Dave
Saturday 29th January 2022 12:40am Dave
Friday 13th May 2022 2:00am Dave
Sunday 12th June 2022 4:40pm Dave
Monday 4th July 2022 8:20pm Dave
Tuesday 5th July 2022 2:30am Dave
Thursday 11th August 2022 2:30am Dave
Sunday 23rd October 2022 4:00pm Dave
Sunday 15th January 2023 4:40pm Dave
Tuesday 16th May 2023 8:20pm Dave
Friday 7th July 2023 5:20pm Dave
Saturday 8th July 2023 3:15am Dave

Cast & crew

Frank Skinner Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Chris Packham Guest
Alice Cooper Guest
Chris Tarrant Guest
Chico Self
Graham Lee Self
Writing team
Frank Skinner Writer
Production team
Ian Lorimer Director
Stu Mather Series Producer
Adam Copeland Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Mirella Breda Executive Producer
Steve Dix Editor
Tim Ellison Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer


Chris Packham on Chris Moyles

Chris Packham expresses his dislike of 'odious' Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles to host Frank Skinner.

Featuring: Frank Skinner & Chris Packham.

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