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 5

This week, the Bhangramuffins apply to be Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? contestants; there's a Backstreet Boys spoof; and we meet the irritable family matriach wielding a shoe. Plus, the return of Skipinder.

Further details

Sketches


Shoe Matriach - Time for bed
Reporter - Halal meat
Smeeta Smitten, Showbiz Kitten - The Airport pilot
The Bhangramuffins - Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
Shoe Matriach - Shoe shop
Channa's Angels
Shoe Matriach - Karate
The Pukka Wedding Company
"Cheque please" - Pre-marital sex
Bhangraman - Solar disaster
Shoe Matriach - An American Werewolf In Ludhiana
"Cheque please" - Beach
The High Street Boys: Let's Make Arrangements
Meena and Beena, the Minx Twins - Park
Skipinder The Punjabi Kangaroo - Girls
Troubled Couple - Human excrement
"Cheque please" - Three little words
The Coopers and Robinsons - Pub
The Adventures of Lassi

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 24th 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
Emma Kennedy Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Parminder Nagra 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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