Great British Hairdresser

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Episode 1

Series 1 · Episode 1

It’s audition time. The hundreds of stylists that applied are put to the test in groups of twenty at a time.

Episode 2

Series 1 · Episode 2

Following the audition of hundreds of hopeful stylists, James has selected just eighteen stylists who he thinks have the raw talent to make it as a celebrity hairstylist.

Episode 3

Series 1 · Episode 3

With such a huge prize at stake and the chance to change their lives, the pressure is on to impress. In the Master class, James throws them all in at the deep end with avant-garde hair – something they would have had very little of experience at.

Episode 4

Series 1 · Episode 4

The assignment in this episode is to work with legendry photographer Phillip Townsend on an experimental idea that represents musical genres, the stylists have to create hair to suit the era they are given. Who will make the cut?

Episode 5

Series 1 · Episode 5

The Hairstylist take on the task to brush up on the references of fashion and hair across the decades in preparation for a shoot for Lily Allen's new vintage store, Lucy In Disguise. Who will make the cut?

Episode 6

Series 1 · Episode 6

The Great British Hairdresser's are off to Ibiza for Market leader in self tanning St Tropez. The stylists are set to style the hair for the performers of Circus Balerica at the clubs biggest night Hedkandi and the pressure is on for this assignment.

Episode 7

Series 1 · Episode 7

There are 6 stylists left in the competition and its time for James to test their abilities in creating an Iconic haircut and colour, turning a model into a Supermodel.Todays Celebrity Assignment is Danni Minogue's 'Project D' perfume campaign photo-shoot.

Episode 8

Series 1 · Episode 8

It's London Fashion Week - the biggest date in the fashion industry calendar. The stylists have landed the opportunity to style the models for a hugely important catwalk show with Indian designers Falghuni and Shane Peacock.

Episode 9

Series 1 · Episode 9

There are only 4 stylists remaining, Alex, Josh, James and Keris, each of them desperate to get in to the final three, to find out who that should be James sets a challenge based on one of the biggest platforms for celebrity glamour Red Carpet looks.

Episode 10

Series 1 · Episode 10

The final three stylists are all that remain in the competition and have made it through to Los Angeles, the Tensions are high, and the enormity of the situation, and just how close they are to the title of the Great British Hairdresser.