Tandoori Nights. Image shows from L to R: Allaudin (Tariq Yunus), Jimmy (Saeed Jaffrey).

Tandoori Nights

Channel 4 sitcom. 12 episodes (2 series), 1985 - 1987. Stars Saeed Jaffrey, Tariq Yunus, Rita Wolf, Shelley King, Andrew Johnson, Badi Uzzaman, Tapan Ghosh and others.

Tandoori Nights. Image shows from L to R: Gran (Zohra Segal), Bubbly (Shelley King), Allaudin (Tariq Yunus), Jimmy (Saeed Jaffrey), Asha (Rita Wolf).

Tandoori Nights

Telling the story of the bitter rivalry between two Indian restaurants, 'The Jewel in the Crown' and 'The Far Pavilions'

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1985 - 1987
Channel
Channel 4
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Creator
Farrukh Dhondy
Starring
Saeed Jaffrey, Tariq Yunus, Rita Wolf, Shelley King, Andrew Johnson, Badi Uzzaman, Tapan Ghosh, Roly Lamas and others
Writer
Farrukh Dhondy
Director
Jon Amiel
Producer
Malcolm Craddock

Production Details

Soundtrack
Title music by Nicholas Carr.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 4th July 1985 on Channel 4
Last new broadcast
Friday 13th November 1987 on Channel 4
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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