That's No Job For An Asian. Sanjeev Bhaskar. Copyright: Ladbroke Productions.

That's No Job For An Asian

BBC Radio 4 documentary. 1 episode in 2008. Features Yasmeen Khan, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Ahir Shah, Maria Kempinska, Rohan Acharya, Caroline Raphael, Paul Sinha and Sajeela Kershi.

That's No Job For An Asian

Yasmeen Khan investigates the state of British Asian comedy. Features contributions from comedians including Sanjeev Bhaskar

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2008
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Features
Yasmeen Khan, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Ahir Shah, Maria Kempinska, Rohan Acharya, Caroline Raphael, Paul Sinha and Sajeela Kershi
Producers
Neil Gardner and Yasmeen Khan

This documentary focused on the British Asian comedy scene, particularly British Asian stand-up comics and how easy or otherwise it is for them to make a career.

Presented by Yasmeen Khan, this 30-minute programme explores why more young British Asians are choosing comedy as a profession and how this fits in with their traditional culture.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 29th November 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 10:30am
Episode length
30 minutes
Last repeat
Wednesday 20th May 2015 at 1:30am on Radio 4 Extra