The Door (TV series)

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The Door
The Door titlecard.jpg
GenreReality television
Presented byAmanda Holden
Chris Tarrant
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes2
Production location(s)The Maidstone Studios
Running time2 x 60 minutes
(including commercials)
Production company(s)ITV Studios
DistributorITV Studios
Original networkITV
Picture format16:9
Original release2 April (2010-04-02) –
3 April 2010 (2010-04-03)
Related showsI'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!

The Door is a two-part celebrity series broadcast on the ITV Network in the United Kingdom and was hosted by Amanda Holden (Wild at Heart) and Chris Tarrant (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?).

Keith Duffy and Dean Gaffney made it to the final with Duffy winning the show with Gaffney as the runner-up.


Six celebrities pass through a series of doors and take on a number of tough challenges. The last star standing claims a cash prize for their chosen charity. The show has been compared to classic TV show The Crystal Maze.


Celebrity Known for Status
Frankie Sandford The Saturdays singer Eliminated 1st
Louisa Lytton Former EastEnders actress Eliminated 2nd
Jennie McAlpine Coronation Street actress Eliminated 3rd
Michael Underwood Television presenter Eliminated 4th
Dean Gaffney Former EastEnders actor Runner-up
Keith Duffy Boyzone singer Winner

Broadcast and reception[edit]

The series average, based on overnight ratings was 3.545m, equating to a 15.15% viewing share.

Date Overnight rating
Share Official rating
Weekly rank Source
Episode 1 2 April 2010 3.59 14.4% 3.98 18th [2]
Episode 2 3 April 2010 3.50 15.9% 3.97 19th [3]


  1. ^ "Weekly Top 30 Programmes". Broadcasters' Audience Research Board.
  2. ^ French, Dan (6 April 2010). "'Ashes to Ashes' makes decent return". Digital Spy. Digital Spy Limited. Retrieved 10 April 2010.
  3. ^ French, Dan (6 April 2010). "7.7 million tune in for new 'Doctor Who'". Digital Spy. Digital Spy Limited. Retrieved 10 April 2010.