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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 2, Episode 7 - Bill Turnbull, Ben Miller, Jo Brand

BBC Breakfast host Bill Turnbull, and comedians Ben Miller and Jo Brand try to put into Room 101 sneezing, other pedestrians and personalised number plates.

Further details

Room 101. Image shows from L to R: Bill Turnbull, Frank Skinner, Ben Miller, Jo Brand. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.


- Bill: Low slung jeans.

- Ben: Shoelaces - Into Room 101.

- Jo: Designer shoes.


- Bill: Middle lane drivers.

- Ben: Other pedestrians - Into Room 101.

- Jo: Rude drivers.

Extra Storage: People

- Bill: People who can't tell the difference between bees and wasps - Into Room 101.

- Ben: Friends' friends.

- Jo: People with personalised number plates.


- Bill: Sneezing.

- Ben: Homeopathy - Into Room 101.

- Jo: Vampire films.


Recorded on Wednesday 24th October 2012.

Broadcast details

Friday 15th February 2013
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Frank Skinner Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Bill Turnbull Guest
Ben Miller Guest
Jo Brand 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


Bill Turnbull banishes low slung jeans

Bill Turnbull asks Frank Skinner to banish jeans without belts into Room 101.

Featuring: Jo Brand, Frank Skinner, Bill Turnbull, Ben Miller.


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