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Room 101 (2012)

BBC One panel show / chat show about pet hates. 56 episodes (7 series), 2012 - 2018. Stars Frank Skinner.

Series 1, Episode 6 is repeated on Dave today at 7:40pm.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Terry Wogan, Phil Tufnell, Victoria Coren

TV and radio legend Sir Terry Wogan, Only Connect host and poker player Victoria Coren and cricketer Phil Tufnell, try to banish health fads, the phrase "English breakfast tea" and the Australian cricket team from 1990 - 2002 into the Orwellian chamber.

Further details

Room 101. Image shows from L to R: Phil Tufnell, Frank Skinner, Victoria Coren Mitchell, Terry Wogan. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.


- Terry: Interviews with exhausted losers.

- Phil: The Australian cricket team from 1990 - 2002 - Into Room 101.

- Victoria: People who walk around changing rooms naked.

Food and Drink

- Terry: Food packaging - Into Room 101.

- Phil: Hors d'oeuvres.

- Victoria: The phrase "English breakfast tea".

Extra Storage: Language

- Terry: TV speak.

- Phil: People whose voices go up at the end of a sentence.

- Victoria: The verb "to party" - Into Room 101.


- Terry: Health fads.

- Phil: Tipping - Into Room 101.

- Victoria: Windows that don't open fully.


Recorded on Monday 22nd October 2012.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th January 2013
30 minutes


  1. Monday 8th June 2020 at 8:20pm on Dave
  2. Tuesday 9th June 2020 at 3:20pm on Dave

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Frank Skinner Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Phil Tufnell Guest
Victoria Coren Mitchell (as Victoria Coren) Guest
Terry Wogan Guest
Writing team
Frank Skinner Writer
Lee Stuart Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Ian Lorimer Director
Stu Mather Series Producer
Adam Copeland Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Mirella Breda Executive Producer
Tim Ellison Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer


Phil Tufnell takes on the Australian Cricket Team

Phil Tufnell takes on his worst enemy - the Australian Cricket Team from 1990 to 2002.

Featuring: Frank Skinner, Phil Tufnell.


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