The Big Asian Stand-Up. Nish Kumar. Copyright: BBC.

The Big Asian Stand-Up

BBC Two stand-up specials hosted by Nish Kumar. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Stars Nish Kumar.

The Big Asian Stand-Up. Emily Lloyd Saini. Copyright: BBC.

Series 1, Episode 1

Nish Kumar introduces a mix of hilarious stand-up comedians from the iconic City Varieties in Leeds, showcasing a new wave of Asian comedians from the UK and beyond. The show's five acts include the award-winning Tez Ilyas and Emily Lloyd-Saini, Indian stand-up comedian Anuvab Pal, Bradford-based comic Isma Almas and rising star Eshaan Akbar.

Broadcast details

Friday 17th August 2018
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Eshaan Akbar Self
Emily Lloyd Saini Self
Anuvab Pal Self
Isma Almas Self
Tez Ilyas Self
Production team
Pati Marr Director
Adnan Ahmed Producer
Anil Gupta Producer
Chris Sussman Executive Producer
Steven Canny Executive Producer

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