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

Tandoori Nights

  • TV sitcom
  • Channel 4
  • 1985 - 1987
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Telling the story of the bitter rivalry between two Indian restaurants, 'The Jewel in the Crown' and 'The Far Pavilions'. Stars Saeed Jaffrey, Tariq Yunus, Rita Wolf, Shelley King, Andrew Johnson and more.

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

Key details

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

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Additional details

Production
Studio
Picture
Colour
Soundtrack
Title music by Nicholas Carr.

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 4th July 1985 on Channel 4

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