Omid Djalili - Hopeful: The Autobiography. Omid Djalili. Copyright: BBC.

Omid Djalili - Hopeful: The Autobiography

BBC Radio 4 comedy adapted from Djalili's memoirs. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2014. Stars Omid Djalili.

Omid Djalili - Hopeful: The Autobiography. Omid Djalili. Copyright: BBC.

Omid Djalili - Hopeful: The Autobiography

Omid Djalili reads from his memoirs

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2014
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
5   (1 series)
Star
Omid Djalili
Writers
Omid Djalili and Lu Kemp
Producer
Kirsty Williams

Comedian and actor Omid Djalili is one of Britain's funniest men. His memoirs take us through his unconventional childhood growing up in an Iranian household in London and chart his progression from serious acting into comedy.

It's a laugh-out-loud, intelligent and deeply touching journey through a fascinating life.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 1st September 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 9:45am
Last new broadcast
Friday 5th September 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 9:45am
Length of episodes
15 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 13th July 2019 at 2:45am on Radio 4 Extra