Hounslow Diaries. Image shows from L to R: Shaheeda (Ambreen Razia), Tash (Mandeep Dhillon), Leonie (Robyn Cara). Copyright: CPL Productions.

Hounslow Diaries

BBC Three (Online) sitcom about young Muslim women. 1 pilot in 2018. Stars Ambreen Razia, Mandeep Dhillon, Robyn Cara, Preeya Kalidas and others.


Hounslow Diaries is based on Ambreen Razia's award winning one woman play Diary of A Hounslow Girl.

The pilot was produced by a majority female team, consisting around 75% of the crew. The writer, producer and director were all women under 30. The executive producers, director of photography, production designer, costume designer, script supervisor, sound recordist and gaffer were all women. Every department was heavily female.

The pilot is dedicated "in loving memory" of Razia Hussain, 1927 - 2018.