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 6

This week we meet a rather loud and inappropriate auntie; the Sindi Dolls board an aeroplane; the Coopers and Robinsons are off in the country; and Konnie Huq makes an appearance.

Further details

Sketches


Sportswatch - Kabaddi
Loud Auntie - Family party
Mrs "I Can Make It At Home" - College
Fat Boy - Three-legged race
The Sindi Dolls - Lunch
Asian Gladiators
Fat Boy - Breadcrumbs
Malkit - Public toilet
The Sindi Dolls - Flying
Loud Auntie - Doctors
The Coopers and Robinsons - Stately home
Guru Mahareshi Yogi - Jenga
Malkit - Girlfriend
The Sindi Dolls - Pre-flight safety demonstration
Mrs "I Can Make It At Home" - Blue Peter
Loud Auntie - Youth TV
Fat Boy - Pizza
Malkit - Police brutality
Smeeta Smitten, Showbiz Kitten - Kittens
Fat Boy - Ducks
The Bhangramuffins - Getting Juggy With It
The Coopers and Robinsons - Fox hunting

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 18th December 1998
Time
9:30pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
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
Guest cast
Konnie Huq Self
Parminder Jauhal Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Sharat Sardana Writer
Richard Pinto Writer
Sanjeev Bhaskar Writer
Meera Syal Writer
Anil Gupta Writer (Additional Material)
Sanjeev Kohli Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Anil Gupta Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer
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