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 3

An Indian family struggle to pack lightly for their holiday; a top Indian film director is interviewed; the Delhi Students, now graduates, join the Voluntary Service of India; and Malkit airs his objections in a pharmacy.

Further details

Sketches


Airport Check-In - Excess baggage
The Competitive Mothers - Libido
Ratayjit Say, Film Director - Symbolism
Airport Check-In - Hand luggage
"Cheque please" - Family
Mrs "I Can Make It At Home" - Friends
Ratayjit Say, Film Director - Comedy
The Sindi Dolls - Face lift
The Coopers and Robinsons - Airport
Malkit - Pharmacist
Airport Check-In - Large case
Troubled Couple - Marital tradition
The Delhi Students - Voluntary Service of India Part 1
The Sindi Dolls - Credit limit
Ratayjit Say, Film Director - Song and dance
The Delhi Students - Voluntary Service of India Part 2
"Cheque please" - Foibles
Mr "Everything Comes From India" - Christianity
Guru Mahareshi Yogi - Club Nirvana
Milk bottle

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 10th March 2000
Time
9pm
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
Guest cast
Adam Deacon 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
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