The BEST episodes of Room 101

Every episode of Room 101 ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Room 101!

Supposing you could get rid of your worst nightmares, what would they be? Each week, a different celebrity guest has their chance to cast the things they hate most into Room 101 - the most horrible and frightening place in the world, as created by George Orwell in his dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.

Last Updated: 11/25/2022Network:BBC One
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Alice Cooper, Chris Packham, Chris Tarrant
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9.74
34 votes

#1 - Alice Cooper, Chris Packham, Chris Tarrant

Season 12 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/3/2012

Frank Skinner invites rock legend Alice Cooper, TV presenter Chris Tarrant and wildlife expert Chris Packham to compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Johnny Vegas
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8.50
2 votes

#2 - Johnny Vegas

Season 7 - Episode 1 - Aired 2/25/2002

Directors: Geraldine Dowd
Gabby Logan, Sarah Millican, Gregg Wallace
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8.33
3 votes

#3 - Gabby Logan, Sarah Millican, Gregg Wallace

Season 12 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/27/2012

This week Gregg Wallace, Gabby Logan and Sarah Millican try to send the things they hate the most into Room 101. Nominations include cashpoints, buffets and anti-social cats.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Fern Britton, Robert Webb, Danny Baker
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8.25
4 votes

#4 - Fern Britton, Robert Webb, Danny Baker

Season 12 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/20/2012

Frank Skinner acts as host of the new revamped series. This week Danny Baker, Fern Britton and Robert Webb try to send the things they hate the most into the infamous Orwellian chamber. Nominations include Jeremy Kyle and panel shows.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Micky Flanagan, Rebecca Front, John Prescott
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8.20
5 votes

#5 - Micky Flanagan, Rebecca Front, John Prescott

Season 12 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/9/2012

Politician John Prescott, actress Rebecca Front and comedian Micky Flanagan join Frank Skinner, making the case for their pet hates to be banished

Jamelia, Germaine Greer, Ross Noble
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8.20
5 votes

#6 - Jamelia, Germaine Greer, Ross Noble

Season 12 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/10/2012

Frank Skinner invites Jamelia, author Germaine Greer and comedian Ross Noble to the show in which they compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Bob Monkhouse
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8.00
30 votes

#7 - Bob Monkhouse

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/4/1994

Meera Syal
star
8.00
1 votes

#8 - Meera Syal

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/27/1999

Directors: Phil Chilvers
Phillip Schofield
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8.00
1 votes

#9 - Phillip Schofield

Season 10 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/19/2005

Hilary Devey, Josh Groban, Alistair McGowan
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8.00
3 votes

#10 - Hilary Devey, Josh Groban, Alistair McGowan

Season 12 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/17/2012

Frank Skinner invites Dragons' Den's Hilary Devey, comedian Alistair McGowan and American singer Josh Groban to the show in which they compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Rhod Gilbert, Nick Hewer, Carol Vorderman
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8.00
4 votes

#11 - Rhod Gilbert, Nick Hewer, Carol Vorderman

Season 12 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/24/2012

Frank Skinner invites comedian Rhod Gilbert, The Apprentice's Nick Hewer and presenter Carol Vorderman to the show in which they compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Bill Bailey, Alice Levine, Una Stubbs
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8.00
2 votes

#12 - Bill Bailey, Alice Levine, Una Stubbs

Season 18 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/16/2018

Frank Skinner hosts the comedy panel show. Bill Bailey, Alice Levine and Una Stubbs compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Stephen Mangan, Phil Wang, Holly Walsh
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7.88
8 votes

#13 - Stephen Mangan, Phil Wang, Holly Walsh

Season 18 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/30/2018

Frank Skinner hosts as Stephen Mangan, Phil Wang and Holly Walsh compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Greg Davies, Ben Fogle, Janet Street-Porter
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7.78
9 votes

#14 - Greg Davies, Ben Fogle, Janet Street-Porter

Season 13 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/18/2013

Presenter and adventurer Ben Fogle, journalist Janet Street Porter and comic Greg Davies try to dump in Room 101 multi-channel TV, Extreme Fishing With Robson Green and an old man in a village in Spain who appears to hate Greg.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Roisin Conaty, Chris Kamara, Nish Kumar
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7.75
8 votes

#15 - Roisin Conaty, Chris Kamara, Nish Kumar

Season 18 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/16/2018

Roisin Conaty, Chris Kamara and Nish Kumar compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101, with topics including bread at restaurants, downloading music and ex-partners.

Vicky McClure, Sandi Toksvig, Josh Widdicombe
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7.64
11 votes

#16 - Vicky McClure, Sandi Toksvig, Josh Widdicombe

Season 18 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/9/2018

Vicky McClure, Sandi Toksvig and Josh Widdicombe compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101, with topics including real ale, hotel leaflets and coat hangers.

Jo Brand, Ben Miller, Bill Turnbull
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7.57
7 votes

#17 - Jo Brand, Ben Miller, Bill Turnbull

Season 13 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/15/2013

Frank Skinner invites Bill Turnbull, Ben Miller and Jo Brand to discuss their pet hates, which include middle-lane drivers, homeopathy and low-slung jeans.

Alex Brooker, Jeremy Paxman, Sally Phillips
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7.57
7 votes

#18 - Alex Brooker, Jeremy Paxman, Sally Phillips

Season 18 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/19/2018

Alex Brooker, Jeremy Paxman and Sally Phillips compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101. Topics include positive thinking, tourist attractions and David Cameron.

Joe Lycett, Ricky Wilson, Zoe Lyons
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7.50
8 votes

#19 - Joe Lycett, Ricky Wilson, Zoe Lyons

Season 17 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/10/2017

Frank Skinner hosts the comedy panel show as Joe Lycett, Ricky Wilson and Zoe Lyons compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Richard Ayoade, Alun Cochrane, Gabby Logan
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7.50
8 votes

#20 - Richard Ayoade, Alun Cochrane, Gabby Logan

Season 17 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/24/2017

Frank Skinner hosts the comedy panel show as Richard Ayoade, Alun Cochrane and Gabby Logan compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101. Topics include people who laugh out loud when reading a book, half-and-half scarves and fun.

Katherine Ryan, Geri Horner, Adam Buxton
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7.50
4 votes

#21 - Katherine Ryan, Geri Horner, Adam Buxton

Season 18 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/9/2018

Frank Skinner hosts the comedy panel show. Katherine Ryan, Geri Horner and Adam Buxton compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101. Topics include phone calls, pens that don't work and marathons.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Rob Beckett, Ross Kemp, Sophie Ellis-Bextor
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7.44
9 votes

#22 - Rob Beckett, Ross Kemp, Sophie Ellis-Bextor

Season 17 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/3/2017

Frank Skinner hosts the comedy panel show as Rob Beckett, Ross Kemp and Sophie Ellis-Bextor compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Sir Trevor McDonald, Aisling Bea, David Tennant
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7.42
12 votes

#23 - Sir Trevor McDonald, Aisling Bea, David Tennant

Season 16 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/14/2016

Frank Skinner hosts the comedy panel show as Sir Trevor McDonald, Aisling Bea and David Tennant compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to Room 101.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
John Craven, Miranda Hart, Reggie Yates
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7.40
10 votes

#24 - John Craven, Miranda Hart, Reggie Yates

Season 13 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/4/2013

Frank Skinner returns to ask more celebrities what they hate. This week, Countryfile and Newsround presenter John Craven, Radio 1 DJ Reggie Yates and comedian Miranda Hart provide the nominations, including spitting, yoghurt drinks and Miranda's own breasts.

Directors: Ian Lorimer
Clive Anderson, Alex Jones, Jack Whitehall
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7.40
5 votes

#25 - Clive Anderson, Alex Jones, Jack Whitehall

Season 13 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/8/2013

Clive Anderson, Alex Jones and Jack Whitehall are invited by host Frank Skinner to compete to have their pet hates and peeves consigned to the depths of Room 101.

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