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

The Kumars

Sky One chat show hosted by The Kumar family. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2014. Stars Sanjeev Bhaskar, Meera Syal, Vincent Ebrahim and Harvey Virdi.

Series 1, Episode 6

The Kumars. Image shows from L to R: James Corden, Sanjeev (Sanjeev Bhaskar), Ashwin (Vincent Ebrahim), Terry Gilliam, Hawney (Harvey Virdi), Ummi (Meera Syal), Lesley Hornby. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions / Avatar.
Before shutting up shop - quite literally - the Kumars fire one last lot of questions at A League of Their Own favourite James Corden, Monty Python legend and Oscar-nominated writer and director Terry Gilliam and 60s supermodel Twiggy. Bollywood sensation Ash King heads to the most happening place in Hounslow for a performance as well.


This episode was broadcast at 10pm instead of 9pm due to UEFA Champions League football.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 19th February 2014
Sky One
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sanjeev Bhaskar Sanjeev
Meera Syal Ummi
Vincent Ebrahim Ashwin
Harvey Virdi Hawney
Guest cast
James Corden Guest
Terry Gilliam Guest
Lesley Hornby (as Twiggy) Guest
Heston Blumenthal Self
Hugh Jackman Self
Ash King Self
Writing team
Sanjeev Bhaskar Writer
George Jeffrie Writer
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer
Tom Leopold Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer
Fergus Craig Writer
Dave Lamb Writer
Nico Tatarowicz Writer
Nish Kumar Writer
Production team
Sasha Ransome 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


Advert Break Outtake

During the ad break, Terry Gilliam shows how much he's enjoying being on the show.

Featuring: Sanjeev Bhaskar (Sanjeev), James Corden, Terry Gilliam.


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