The Kumars. Image shows from L to R: Ashwin (Vincent Ebrahim), Ummi (Meera Syal), Sanjeev (Sanjeev Bhaskar)
The Kumars

The Kumars

  • TV chat show
  • Sky One
  • 2014
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

The Kumars return to the chat show format via Sky TV. However, due to the recession they are now living in a smaller flat. Stars Sanjeev Bhaskar, Meera Syal, Vincent Ebrahim and Harvey Virdi.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3

The Kumars. Image shows from L to R: Kay Burley, Sanjeev (Sanjeev Bhaskar), Ashwin (Vincent Ebrahim), Elizabeth McGovern, Hawney (Harvey Virdi), Ummi (Meera Syal), Harry Shearer. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions / Avatar
Sanjeev, Ashwin and Ummi - not forgetting Hawney - chat to Downton Abbey star Elizabeth McGovern, The Simpsons' Harry Shearer and Sky News presenter Kay Burley.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 29th January 2014
Sky One
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 1st February 2014 10:00pm Sky1
Monday 27th October 2014 3:00am Sky1
Saturday 22nd August 2015 9:00pm Sky2
Monday 1st February 2016 10:00pm Sky2
Wednesday 13th April 2016 9:00pm Sky2
Saturday 11th June 2016 10:00pm Sky2
Monday 11th July 2016 10:00pm Sky2

Cast & crew

Sanjeev Bhaskar Sanjeev
Meera Syal Ummi
Vincent Ebrahim Ashwin
Harvey Virdi Hawney
Guest cast
Elizabeth McGovern Guest
Harry Shearer Guest
Kay Burley Guest
Writing team
Sanjeev Bhaskar Writer
George Jeffrie Writer
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer
Tom Leopold Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer
Fergus Craig Writer
Maya Sondhi Writer
Nish Kumar Writer
Production team
Sasha Ransome Director
Joe Grace VT Director
John Pocock Series Producer
Christopher Barbour Producer
Sanjeev Bhaskar Producer
Helen Williams Executive Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Saskia Schuster Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Jon Blow Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Sanjeev Bhaskar Composer

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