The Ranganation. Romesh Ranganathan. Copyright: Zeppotron.

The Ranganation

BBC Two comedy hosted by Romesh Ranganathan. 12 episodes (2 series), 2019 - 2020. Stars Romesh Ranganathan and Shanthi Ranganathan.

Another series is in development.
Series 2, Episode 5 is repeated on Monday at 10pm.

The Ranganation. Image shows from L to R: Rob Beckett, Fay Ripley. Copyright: Zeppotron.

Series 1, Episode 1

Topics on Romesh's new show include shower habits and mobile phone usage. With guests Rob Beckett and Fay Ripley.

Broadcast details

Sunday 19th May 2019
45 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
Shanthi Ranganathan Self
Guest cast
Rob Beckett Guest
Fay Ripley Guest
Kriss Akabusi Self
Jack Lewis (as Dr. Jack Lewis) Self
Writing team
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
Geoff Norcott Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire Director
Mark Barrett Series Producer
Mia Cross Producer
Monica Long Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Richard Cohen Executive Producer


Do you wash your legs in the shower?

A recent viral twitter poll showed that 20% people don't wash their legs in the shower. Romesh Ranganathan asks his gang...

Featuring: Romesh Ranganathan, Shanthi Ranganathan, Rob Beckett, Fay Ripley.


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