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The Omid Djalili Show

BBC One sketch show / stand-up. 12 episodes (2 series), 2007 - 2009. Stars Omid Djalili, Richard Katz, Stewart Scudamore, Davood Ghadami, Dana Haqjoo, Martin Hyder, Eric Carte and others.

Series 1, Episode 2

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.

Broadcast details

Saturday 24th November 2007
30 minutes


  1. Wednesday 7th October 2009 at 23.00 on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Omid Djalili Various
Davood Ghadami Ensemble (Various Roles)
Dana Haqjoo Ensemble (Various Roles)
Martin Hyder Ensemble (Various Roles)
Guest cast
Alison Steadman Mrs. Dashett
Ray Stubbs Self
John Korn Ensemble (Various Roles)
Kip Gamblin Ensemble (Various Roles)
Joanne King Ensemble (Various Roles)
Josef Altin Ensemble (Various Roles)
Farzana Dua Elahe Ensemble (Various Roles)
Lucy Punch Ensemble (Various Roles)
Shane Zaza Ensemble (Various Roles)
Writing team
Omid Djalili Writer
Annabel Knight Writer
John Korn Writer
Ivor Dembina Writer (Additional Material)
Boothby Graffoe Writer (Additional Material)
Ian Stone Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Tetsell Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Punt Script Editor
Production team
Michael Cumming Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
Kenton Allen Exec Producer
Simon Rogers Production Designer
Richard Lewis Composer
Jon Blow Editor

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