The One Show Guests, May 18 2022 & Episodes This Week


The One Show Guests, [month] [dt] [year] & Episodes This Week 21Today, May 18 2022, from 7:00pm to 7:30pm on BBC One, If it’s got Britain talking then it will get talked about on The One Show. Live every evening Mon-Fri, we bring you the stories that matter from across the country.

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BBC The One Show Today, May 18 2022 & Weekly Schedule Lineup

DateEpisode Info
Wednesday, 18 May 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by comedian James Acaster to chat about his new series, Hypothetical. Ainsley Harriott and Grace Dent talk about touring British seaside towns for their new show, Best of Britain by the Sea. Matt Allwright goes green for this week’s Watchdog.
DateEpisode Info
Tuesday, 17 May 2022Alfie Boe and Sarah Brightman join Ronan Keating and Jermaine Jenas on The One Show with a world exclusive announcement. Also Harry Potter star Bonnie Wright reveals how we can do our bit to help the planet.
Monday, 16 May 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Top Gun’s Miles Teller and Jennifer Connelly. Eurovision’s Sam Ryder is in the studio after coming second in the competition on Saturday. Also Chris and Rosie Ramsey talk about their new chat show.
Friday, 13 May 2022Alex Jones and Roman Kemp are joined in the studio by Angela Scanlon to talk about her new book and Tom Grennan to talk about his new music. Matt Allwright will be at Wembley ahead of the FA finals and celebrating the 150th anniversary of the cup.
Thursday, 12 May 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating have three Star Wars legends on the sofa - Obi Wan Kenobi - Ewan McGregor, Darth Vader - Hayden Christensen and new villain Reva - Moses Ingram to talk about the brand-new Star Wars series Obi Wan Kenobi. They also catch up live with Rylan and Sam Ryder in Eurovision HQ, Turin. Plus one viewer gets a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 11 May 2022Chef Monica Galetti joins Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas to talk about the search for the Platinum pudding. Joe Wicks talks about his brand-new documentary. And Matt Allwright presents Watchdog Wednesday.
Tuesday, 10 May 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Little Mix for their final television interview before they take a break as a band. Also, actress Minnie Driver discusses her new book of memoirs and Prince Charles celebrates pharmacists who are key to their communities.
Monday, 9 May 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Myleene Klass and Joe Alwyn and Alison Oliver from what is being called the ‘most hotly anticipated new drama of the year’ - Conversations with Friends.
Friday, 6 May 2022No show
Thursday, 5 May 2022Alex Scott and Ronan Keating chat to comedian and best-selling children’s author David Walliams, and Mika, host of this year’s Eurovision, joins us alongside Jack Savoretti.
Wednesday, 4 May 2022Sara Cox and Lizzo join Gethin Jones and Lauren Laverne on The One Show. Plus Watchdog with Matt Allwright.
Tuesday, 3 May 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Harry Potter star Tom Felton and Dr Who’s Mandip Gill to talk about their spooky new play. Richie Anderson visits a school in Birmingham where every pupil is learning British Sign Language, with some incredible results
Monday, 2 May 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Boy George and Stacey Dooley in the studio. Also we head across the UK for the big reveal of four brand new RHS community gardens, including Blaenavon’s in Wales, where Richie Anderson is live at their Garden Day party.
Friday, 29 April 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by The Hamster himself, Richard Hammond, to chat about his new show Richard Hammond’s Crazy Contraptions. Bend It Like Beckham star Parminder Nagra chats about her role in the new ITV detective show DI Ray. Owain Wyn Evans visits a rescue centre in Swansea to find forever homes for a group of fun-loving ferrets.
Thursday, 28 April 2022Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan tell about a new series of Rob and Romesh Vs. West End theatre legend Bonnie Langford joins Alex and Ronan, and former rugby player Thom Evans gives one young boy a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 27 April 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by The Repair Shop’s Jay Blades and Sara Davies from Dragons' Den. Plus Watchdog with Matt Allwright.
Tuesday, 26 April 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Oscar-winning actor Viola Davis and three Downton Abbey stars, Michelle Dockery, Laura Carmichael and Allen Leech.
Monday, 25 April 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Hollywood star Benedict Cumberbatch, who talks about reprising his role as Doctor Strange in the next Marvel spectacle – Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Judges, Patrick Grant and Esme Young, talk about the new series of The Great British Sewing Bee. Plus, Owain Wyn Evans meets the 98-year-old tailor still making clothes. And the dogs who’ve been taught how to sniff out Covid.
Friday, 22 April 2022Ronan Keating and Zoe Ball chat to John Simm and Richie Campbell about the second series of their hit drama Grace, wildlife presenter Liz Bonnin is here, and we kick-start your weekend with a special Strictly performance.
Thursday, 21 April 2022No show
Wednesday, 20 April 2022Jermaine Jenas and Zoe Ball bring you the stories that matter from across the country.
Tuesday, 19 April 2022No show
Monday, 18 April 2022No show
Friday, 15 April 2022No show
Thursday, 14 April 2022Alex Jones and Emma Willis are joined by Pirates of the Caribbean star Jack Davenport, who talks about his role in Ten Percent, the brand-new UK version of Call My Agent. Also one the show are Eddie Marsan and Monica Dolan, starring in new ITV drama The Thief, His Wife and The Canoe; the incredible, real-life story of John Darwin, who faked his own death for the insurance money. And a deserving viewer gets a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 13 April 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined in the studio by Derry Girls' Saoirse-Monica Jackson and Jamie-Lee O'Donnell, actor Dan Stevens discusses his new drama based on the Watergate Scandal of the 70s, and Matt Allwright is here with this week’s Watchdog.
Tuesday, 12 April 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas chat to Sienna Miller and Rupert Friend about their brand new Netflix series, Will Young joins us and Gloria Hunniford reveals the second community chosen by the Royal Horticultural Society to receive a very special garden.
Monday, 11 April 2022Alex Jones and Jemaine Jenas are joined by actors Kelly Macdonald and Dame Penelope Wilton, and an exclusive interview with the Kardashian family.
Friday, 8 April 2022Zoe Ball and Gethin Jones are joined by comedian Lee Mack and singer Mabel who performs her new single at the end of the show.
Thursday, 7 April 2022Alex Jones and Gethin Jones are rolling back the clock to the 90s with one of the biggest boybands in history, the Backstreet Boys. Also Michael Ball will be talking about his debut novel and we are celebrating a local hero with a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 6 April 2022Rula Lenska and Maureen Lipman reveal all about their brand new series DNA Journey. Comedian Lucy Beaumont tells about her brand new comedy series Hullraisers. And with Matt Allwright is back with Watchdog, where he looks at your rights when it comes to travel delays and cancellations.
Tuesday, 5 April 2022Nick Grimshaw and Emma Willis join Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas on the sofa. Plus BBC disinformation reporter Marianna Spring reveals why it’s important to spot fake news.
Monday, 4 April 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Hollywood star Jared Leto. Plus Paralympian Ellie Simmonds and BBC reporter Marianna Spring are in the studio.
Friday, 1 April 2022Alex Jones and Alex Scott are joined by Suranne Jones, Will Mellor and Ralf Little, and Hollywood A-lister Chris Pine reveals all about his latest film.
Thursday, 31 March 2022Alex Jones and Harry Judd chat to pop sensation Shawn Mendes, comedian Susan Calman tells us about her latest cruising series, and comedian and actor Will Mellor gives an inspirational woman a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 30 March 2022Michael Mosley joins Alex Jones and Harry Judd to reveal the results of the UK’s biggest sleep survey. Plus we talk Table Manners with Jessie Ware and her mum Lennie.
Tuesday, 29 March 2022Gabby Logan and Harry Judd are joined by Matt Baker who’s caravanning around the North-East with his parents for his latest show - Travels with Mum and Dad. Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor Jane Seymour will be talking about her new murder mystery series Harry Wild. Artist and illustrator George Butler chats live from Kyiv in Ukraine. And model and presenter Penny Lancaster reveals what’s life’s like on the streets of the capital as a special police constable.
Monday, 28 March 2022Alex Jones and Alex Scott chat to Oscar-winning actor Gary Oldman about his brand new series Slow Horses, and we meet the 101-year-old RAF pilot who is taking to the skies again in honour of his former colleague and friend.
Friday, 25 March 2022We have a special performance from Brit Award-winning singer James Bay. Jamie Redknapp tells us about a new series of A League of Their Own: Road Trip. And Strictly champ Rose Ayling-Ellis joins us.
Thursday, 24 March 2022Gordon Ramsay and Michael Bublé join Alex Jones and Rylan.
Wednesday, 23 March 2022Emma Willis and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Hollywood stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, live from Leicester Square at the special screening of their new movie Ambulance. Gregg Wallace and John Torode talk about the new series of Masterchef which starts tonight and Matt Allwright is in for Watchdog.
Tuesday, 22 March 2022Jermaine Jenas and Michelle Ackerley talk to Ewan McGregor about the work Unicef is doing in Ukraine. They also chat to Lord Sugar’s trusted adviser Tim Campbell ahead of The Apprentice final.
Monday, 21 March 2022Roman Kemp tells how the world of music is coming together to support Ukraine. Bafta award-winning screenwriter Jack Thorne joins alongside former Years and Years star Ruth Madeley to tell about their new BBC drama. Plus Strictly’s Nikita Kuzmin and Graziano Di Prima.
Friday, 18 March 2022No show today
Thursday, 17 March 2022Alex Jones and Angellica Bell are joined by Dame Joanna Lumley and Hollywood stars Oscar Isaac and Ethan Hawke. Also we reveal the result of our Red Nose and Spoon Race for Comic Relief.
Wednesday, 16 March 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas talk to Denise Van Outen about her new autobiography A Bit of Me. It’s day three of the epic Red Nose and Spoon Race for Comic Relief, and Nikki Fox is in for Watchdog.
Tuesday, 15 March 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas chat to actress Nicola Coughlan about the brand new series of Bridgerton. Roger Daltrey is also in the studio talking about his upcoming gigs and we see how the teams did on day two of their epic Red Nose and Spoon Race Challenge for Comic Relief.
Monday, 14 March 2022With Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas. Comedy legend Catherine Tate talks about taking Britain's most famous nan on holiday. Ashley Walters and Little Simz tell us about a brand new series of Top Boy and we kick-start our epic Red Nose and Spoon Race challenge for Comic Relief.
Friday, 11 March 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating bring you stories that matter from across the country.
Thursday, 10 March 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating have an exclusive first performance of the UK’s Eurovision entry by Sam Ryder. Ross Kemp joins them to talk about his new BBC One quiz show Bridge of Lies, and one deserving viewer gets a brilliant One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 9 March 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas chat to comedian and Ted Lasso star Ellie Taylor about her book My Child and Other Mistakes. As fuel prices reach historic highs, Nikki Fox is in for Watchdog Wednesday to tell us how we can save money at the pumps and on the road.
Tuesday, 8 March 2022Country music legend Dolly Parton and best-selling author James Patterson tell Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas why they are teaming up. Rebel Wilson tells us about hosting the Baftas, and astronaut Tim Peake gives one young boy the surprise of a lifetime.
Monday, 7 March 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by comedian Alan Carr, EastEnder villain Toby-Alexander Smith reveals why this week marks a new era for Albert Square, and singer Camila Cabello reveals how working with Ed Sheeran on her latest single helped her mental health.
Friday, 4 March 2022Alex Jones and Harry Judd are joined by award-winning pop duo Griff and Sigrid to chat about their new collaboration. Holly Willoughby exclusively reveals the eight celebrities taking part in a series of cold water challenges for her new series Freeze the Fear with Wim Hof. And we check in with the teams taking part in The One Show’s Red Nose and Spoon race for Comic Relief to see how they are doing at the end of day one on their epic challenge.
Thursday, 3 March 2022Martin Compston from Line of Duty is in the studio to talk about his brand new thriller, we celebrate World Book Day with Matt Lucas, who talks about his brand new children’s book, and we give a very special viewer One Big Thank You. Alex Jones and Harry Judd present.
Wednesday, 2 March 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds. Plus, Kate Garraway tells them about her brand new BBC Two series. And, Matt Allwright has the tricks to cutting the cost of your train tickets in Watchdog.
Tuesday, 1 March 2022Lauren Laverne and Harry Judd talk to Delia Smith about her new book. The stars of The Ipcress File reveal what it is like stepping into Michael Caine’s shoes – and glasses. Plus Alan Titchmarsh tells Angela Rippon why Ilkley Moor holds such as special place in his heart.
Monday, 28 February 2022Alex Jones and Harry Judd are joined by comedy genius and Oscar-nominated Steve Coogan. He’s chatting about taking Alan Partridge back on Tour. And we meet the first brave competitor taking part in The One Show's epic Red Nose and Spoon Race for Comic Relief.
Friday, 25 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined in the studio by Taron Egerton and Jonathan Bailey. Plus an exclusive look at Stephen Fry's new series Fantastic Beasts: A Natural History.
Thursday, 24 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating find out why Marcus Wareing is putting on his wellies for a brand new series, Martin Kemp tells us why he is forming a new rock band with a difference, and Hairy Biker star Dave Myers surprises a man who deserves a ‘One Big Thank You’.
Wednesday, 23 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating present a special One Show live from Buckingham Palace, to mark 100 days to go until the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend. There are some big announcements about the Platinum Party at the Palace and ways everyone can take part in some special Platinum Jubilee events.
Tuesday, 22 February 2022Lauren Laverne and Harry Judd are joined by Tyler Perry and Brendan O'Carroll to talk about A Madea Homecoming. Fiona Shaw chats about the final series of Killing Eve. Sandra Oh and 16-year-old Rosalie Chiang talk about new Pixar film Turning Red.
Monday, 21 February 2022The victorious women's curling team join Lauren Laverne and Angellica Bell in the studio for a hero’s welcome following their Olympic success. Plus Hollywood actor Stanley Tucci and Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts.
Friday, 18 February 2022Alex and Rylan chat to actor Rafe Spall about starring in To Kill a Mockingbird in London’s West End and Jane McDonald talks about her TV show celebrating all things Yorkshire.
Thursday, 17 February 2022With Alex Jones and Rylan. Ant and Dec talk about their return to Saturday night. Tom Daley joins us after completing a gruelling Comic Relief challenge. And, she has written hits for Little Mix and Dua Lipa, singer-songwriter Chelcee Grimes is also here.
Wednesday, 16 February 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Fay Ripley and David Baddiel, who have come together for a new podcast where they buy and review unusual items purchased from the internet. Paralympian Will Perry talks about the shocking public abuse he gets because of his dwarfism and Matt Allwright is in for Watchdog.
Tuesday, 15 February 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Sandi Toksvig and Radio 1 Breakfast host Greg James.
Monday, 14 February 2022Alex Scott and Jermaine Jenas chat to Craig Revel Horwood ahead of his first solo tour, JJ Chalmers is live from Salford with Winter Olympics news, and presenter Arielle Free picks the top dating shows to watch this Valentine’s Day.
Friday, 11 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by chef Raymond Blanc, and Becky Hill talks about her Brit award and new single.
Thursday, 10 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by BBC Breakfast’s Dan Walker, who is looking ahead to the Superbowl on Sunday night. They are also joined by American singer-songwriter Adam Lambert, who is one of the judges on the new ITV Saturday night Entertainment show Starstruck, and a deserving viewer gets a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 9 February 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas chat to Joss Stone about joining The Masked Singer panel for the final, Mel Giedroyc talks about her show Unforgiveable and Matt Allwright is back with his weekly dose of Watchdog.
Tuesday, 8 February 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Dame Harriet Walter, Adam Kay and Kimberley Walsh.
Monday, 7 February 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Olympics legends Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, and Kevin Duala looks at how safe our children are when gaming online. Plus bestselling author Marian Keyes tells us all about her ‘not so perfect’ life.
Friday, 4 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating talk to Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman about his new show Great Escapes With Morgan – which takes a look at history’s most famous jailbreaks. They are also joined by Strictly Come Dancing’s Claudia Winkleman who is going on tour for the first time – and King Gary himself - Tom Davis – chats about his new comedy – a criminal caper called The Curse.
Thursday, 3 February 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating welcome the stars of new BBC drama Dodger - Christopher Eccleston and Billy Jenkins to the sofa. Comedian Rose Matafeo is live from LA to talk about the second series of her sitcom Starstruck. And former British sprinter Jeanette Kwayke joins from the Salford studio which will be bringing us all the Winter Olympics coverage.
Wednesday, 2 February 2022Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg join Alex Jones and Ronan Keating. Plus Richard Curtis reveals his plans for this year’s Red Nose Day.
Tuesday, 1 February 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas are joined by The Last Leg’s Adam Hills and Mastermind host Clive Myrie. BBC Three is back on TV, and Drag Race UK star Cherry Valentine tells about their big new documentary for its opening night.
Monday, 31 January 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by The Crown’s Erin Doherty to talk about her new role as a social media obsessed woman in the BBC thriller Chloe. Sam Fender chats about his three nominations and upcoming performance at the BRITS, and there’s more music chat from Ken Bruce and Radio 2’s biggest celebration of live music in a decade.
Friday, 28 January 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by Bill Bailey and Paul Whitehouse to help reveal what you voted the Most Loved BBC TV Show of all time. Also Angela Rippon finds a unique piece of Morecambe & Wise history in the BBC archives.
Thursday, 27 January 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by the new Great British Menu judges, Nisha Katona and Ed Gamble. Plus a celebration of the life of Barry Cryer with Gyles Brandreth.
Wednesday, 26 January 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by comedian John Bishop and reporter Ashley John-Baptiste, ahead of his new documentary on care. Plus Matt Allwright with Watchdog.
Tuesday, 25 January 2022Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas chat to Stacey Dooley about her new book Are You Really OK? as well as her two-part documentary Stalkers. They are also joined by The Repair Shop’s Jay Blades to explain why at the age of 51 he has finally learnt to read. His journey has been made into a BBC documentary. Deborah Meaden advises an entrepreneur on his new bee start up and Lauren Layfield meets the victims of botched lip fillers.
Monday, 24 January 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Bradley and Barney Walsh for their series Breaking Dad. Martin Freeman talks about his role in the new BBC drama

The Responder. Christine Baranski and Julian Fellowes talk about their much anticipated period drama The Gilded Age and there is an exclusive interview with Prince Charles.
Friday, 21 January 2022Alex Jones and Rylan Clark are joined by Olly Alexander and Kiefer Sutherland, and Zara Rutherford - the youngest person to fly solo around the world - reveals all about her record breaking adventure.
Thursday, 20 January 2022Rylan Clark and Lauren Laverne are joined by Fearne Cotton and Dallas star Patrick Duffy. Plus another One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 19 January 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas chat to acting legends Dame Judi Dench and Ciaran Hinds about their roles in Kenneth Branagh’s personal and heartbreaking film Belfast. They are also joined by queen of the TV drama Vicky McClure, who talks about her new explosive thriller Trigger Point. And Nikki Fox is in for Watchdog.
Tuesday, 18 January 2022Jermaine Jenas and Lauren Laverne are joined by comedian Tom Allen and actor Neil Morrissey. From Winterwatch, Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan reveal what the new series has in store for viewers.
Monday, 17 January 2022Alex Jones and Alex Scott are joined by Ricky Gervais and Oti Mabuse. Plus how One Show viewers can get involved in the BBC's 100th birthday party.
Friday, 14 January 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by Ashley Banjo who discusses the new Diversity tour, and being made an MBE in the New Year’s Honours. Also Kelvin Fletcher and his wife Liz talk about moving their family to a new 120 acre farm despite having no experience.
Thursday, 13 January 2022Alex Jones and Harry Judd talk to Jeremy Irons and George MacKay about their new spy thriller Munich: The Edge of War.

BRIT nominee Ella Henderson chats about her brand new single Brave. Also one very special One Show viewer gets a One Big Thank You.
Wednesday, 12 January 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by It Takes Two’s Janette Manrara and Call the Midwife star Laura Main. Also Matt Allwright will have advice on how best to beat the financial squeeze this winter.
Tuesday, 11 January 2022Harry Potter star Tom Felton joins Lauren Laverne and Jermaine Jenas on The One Show. Plus a chat with Sue Perkins.
Monday, 10 January 2022Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas are joined by Romesh Ranganathan who talks about becoming the new host of The Weakest Link. Plus actress Alex Kingston talks about the third and final series of A Discovery of Witches. And Gyles Brandreth talks about the Platinum Jubilee.
Friday, January 7 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined in the studio by Martin Clunes, who has left the streets of Cornwall for the warm waters of the Pacific Islands for his latest travel documentary.

Strictly Come Dancing finalist Johannes Radebe talks about his first solo tour inspired by his childhood in South Africa, and Kym Marsh talks about the new stage production of Fatal Attraction, in which she takes on the role made famous by Glenn Close.
Thursday, January 6 2022Alex Jones and Ronan Keating are joined by Monty Don. Ralf Little and Shantol Jackson talk about the new series of Death in Paradise and The Great British Sewing Bee’s Patrick Grant gives a One Big Thank You to a deserving One Show viewer.
Wednesday, January 5 2022Lord Alan Sugar and Tim Campbell join Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas to talk about the return of The Apprentice. Also there is a world exclusive from Sir David Attenborough.
Tuesday, January 4 2022Alex and Jermaine are joined by Dragons Deborah Meaden and Steven Bartlett, Maxine Peake and Rakhee Thakrar talk about new BBC drama Rules of the Game, and Richie Anderson highlights what to look forward to in 2022.

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