Goodness Gracious Me. Image shows from L to R: Nina Wadia, Kulvinder Ghir, Dave Lamb, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Meera Syal. Copyright: BBC.

Goodness Gracious Me

BBC Two sketch show about British-Asian culture. 23 episodes (3 series), 1998 - 2015. Stars Sanjeev Bhaskar, Meera Syal, Kulvinder Ghir, Nina Wadia and others.

Series 2, Episode 5

This week we take a look at the Cambridge years of Indian independence leaders Nehru and Jinnah; visit Rav's Animal Hospital; a young woman receives some disturbing sex advice on the eve of her wedding; and Skipinder is back.

Further details


Inappropriate Parents - Titanic
Rav's Animal Hospital - Dog
Nehru and Jinnah, 'The Cambridge Years' - Alcohol
Meena and Beena, the Minx Twins - Wine bar
International Mastermind
Nehru and Jinnah, 'The Cambridge Years' - Bed push
High & Blighty
Fixer Uncle - Train crash
Inappropriate Parents - Only Fools And Horses
Guru Mahareshi Yogi - Book launch
Rav's Animal Hospital - Cleaner
Mr "Everything Comes From India" - Film stars
Guru Mahareshi Yogi - Twister
Sex advice
Nehru and Jinnah, 'The Cambridge Years' - Fuzzy duck
Old Friends
Mr "Everything Comes From India" - Heaven
Inappropriate Parents - King Lear
Fixer Uncle - Spice Girls
Skipinder The Punjabi Kangaroo - Glenda
Nehru and Jinnah, 'The Cambridge Years' - Initiation

Broadcast details

Friday 11th December 1998
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sanjeev Bhaskar Various
Meera Syal Various
Kulvinder Ghir Various
Nina Wadia Various
Dave Lamb Ensemble Actor
Sharat Sardana Ensemble Actor
Fiona Allen Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Sharat Sardana Writer
Richard Pinto Writer
Sanjeev Bhaskar Writer
Meera Syal Writer
Anil Gupta Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Anil Gupta Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer

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