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 3, Episode 4 is repeated on Gold on Thursday at 10pm.

Series 3, Episode 1

In the first episode of the new series, Asians go out of fashion; there's racism in the Indian police force; and the Coopers and Robinsons go to church.

Further details

Sketches


Indian police racism
"Cheque please" - Pissed
The Competitive Mothers - Freud
Troubled Couple - No Pakis
The Coopers and Robinsons - Going to church
"Cheque please" - Animal
Out of fashion
Smeeta Smitten, Showbiz Kitten - Smeeta Sniffs It Out pilot
Delhitubbies
The Coopers and Robinsons - Communion
Punjabi Adult Pleasure Line
The Coopers and Robinsons - Donations
"Cheque please" - Siblings
The Great Escape
"Cheque please" - Magic word
The Bhangramuffins - Bollywood
GGM - Khaki Bhangra

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 25th February 2000
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Sanjeev Bhaskar Various
    Meera Syal Various
    Kulvinder Ghir Various
    Nina Wadia Various
    Dave Lamb Ensemble Actor
    Emma Kennedy Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Henry Naylor 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
    Christine Gernon Director
    Anil Gupta Producer
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Nick Peto Editor
    Gina Parr Production Designer
    Sanjeev Bhaskar Composer
    Richard Webb Composer
    Matt Katz Composer
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