Citizen Khan. Image shows from L to R: Mr Khan (Adil Ray), Mrs Khan (Shobu Kapoor). Copyright: BBC.

Citizen Khan

BBC One sitcom about a British-Asian family. 34 episodes (5 series), 2012 - 2016. Stars Adil Ray, Shobu Kapoor, Bhavna Limbachia, Maya Sondhi and others.

Citizen Khan. Image shows from L to R: Mrs Khan (Shobu Kapoor), Mr Khan (Adil Ray). Copyright: BBC.

Series 5, Episode 5 - Alia's University

When the car breaks down, Mr Khan is forced to improvise alternative travel arrangements, which gives the family all plenty of time to reminisce about Alia's early years.

Further details

Mr Khan has to drop his daughter Alia off for her first day at university - in Scotland. Mrs Khan wants the whole family to come, so Mr Khan has to find a way to get the whole lot of them from Sparkhill to Glasgow. When the car breaks down, he is forced to improvise alternative travel arrangements, which gives them all plenty of time to reminisce about Alia's early years.

Notes

This episode is part clip-show.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 9th December 2016
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Adil Ray Mr Khan
    Shobu Kapoor Mrs Khan
    Bhavna Limbachia Alia
    Krupa Pattani Shazia
    Abdullah Afzal Amjad
    Adlyn Ross Naani
    Guest cast
    Gordon Cooper Colin
    Writing team
    Anil Gupta Writer
    Richard Pinto Writer
    Adil Ray Writer
    Production team
    Nick Wood Director
    Anil Gupta Producer
    Rebecca Papworth Executive Producer
    Richard Pinto Co-producer
    Adil Ray Co-producer
    Richard Halladey Editor
    Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
    Kam Frantic Composer

    Video

    Mr Khan tries hitchhiking

    Mr Khan has some car trouble taking Alia to university and tries to hitch a ride with a lorry driver.

    Featuring: Adil Ray (Mr Khan), Gordon Cooper (Colin).

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