Fake Roommate
Season 4, Episode 2
Production Information

Adam Weissman


George Doty IV

Prod code



January 27, 2008

Episode Chronology

Trading Places


Alone at PCA

Fake Roommate is the second episode in Season 4 and the 54th overall episode in the Nickelodeon TV series, Zoey 101. The episode aired on January 27, 2008.


Michael and Logan attempt to fool the housing lady into thinking that Chase is still at PCA so that they do not need to obtain a new roommate. To do this, Logan makes a fake Chase. Meanwhile, it is time for Coco's job review with Dean Rivers. After learning that he likes lions, she tries to please him by bringing a "tame" lion into his office. Dean Rivers enters the office and the lion attacks, sending him to the hospital. Thus, Coco is fired and is hired as a bathroom attendant at Vaccaro's. The girls' then get a new dorm advisor, Mira. Later, they soon discover that she steals the girls stuff.

Episode Trivia

  • Paul Butcher (Dustin Brooks) does not appear in this episode.
  • This is the first episode in the series where Chase does not make an appearance. He was mentioned numerous times, however.
  • The title "Fake Roommate" refers to Logan and Michael pretending that they have a third roommate in order not to get another one.
  • Lola asks if Bob Ganoush pitches for the Lakers, but the Lakers are a basketball team. Therefore, they do not have a pitcher.
  • This is the second episode in which Dean Rivers is hospitalized. The first was in "Hot Dean."


  • When Zoey reveals that one of the names on the petition says "Peanut Butter", Lola says that he has horrible handwriting. However, Zoey revealed to Dean Rivers before that they were going around campus to get all the girls to sign the petition.





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