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The Omid Djalili Show

BBC One sketch show / stand-up starring Omid Djalili. 12 episodes (2 series), 2007 - 2009. Stars Omid Djalili, Tom Goodman-Hill, Richard Katz, Stewart Scudamore and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Saturday 17th November 2007

Omid talks about his days as a bit-part actor, Muslim fundamentalists and Godzilla impressions. Sketches include a self-help guide to countryside survival, a wannabe actor trying to impress a famous actress, and an innocent film director who finds himself directing Osama Bin Laden.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Saturday 24th November 2007

Omid talks about different cultures, his plans for a new soap opera and what Gordon Brown is really like. With sketches including the wannabe actor trying to impress football commentator Ray Stubbs, and Alison Steadman as a guest star in Pride and Racial Prejudice.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Saturday 1st December 2007

Omid talks about the environment and interfering Iranians. Sketches include another instructional video from Steve 'the Dragon' Thompson on how to find love, and the Wannabe Actor tries to impress Doctor Who actress Freema Agyeman.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Saturday 8th December 2007

Omid talks about the culture of fame and about how using different accents can help in life. Sketches include a 1970s American-Iranian detective, Donny Chicago.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Saturday 15th December 2007

Omid talks about the three stages of marriage and having children. Sketches include the wannabe actor at an old people's home and an over-zealous football referee.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Saturday 22nd December 2007

Omid talks about multiculturalism and the execution of Saddam Hussein. Sketches include some pushy parents and Donny Chicago going undercover.

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The Omid Djalili Show - Series One

The Omid Djalili Show - Series One DVD

Release date: Monday 13th April 2009

Sketches and stand up in Omid Djalili's long awaited BBC One series from 2007.

One of Britain's best loved comedians, the multi award-winning British-Iranian, Omid Djalili takes on the world - jumping from multi-culturalism to multi-tasking mums and from Godzilla impressions to the execution of Saddam Hussein.

Wonderfully varied -...

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