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The Ranganation

The Ranganation

  • TV comedy
  • BBC Two
  • 2019 - 2022
  • 30 episodes (5 series)

Topical comedy hosted by Romesh Ranganathan. Also features Shanthi Ranganathan.

Press clippings

Romesh Ranganathan lands BBC chat show

The BBC has ordered a new chat show from Romesh Ranganthan, even as the fate of his long-running series The Ranganation remains in the balance. Once again featuring his mother Shanthi, Ranganathan told fellow comic James Gill that the chat show "is coming", following a successful pilot in December.

British Comedy Guide, 7th April 2023

BBC cuts make Have I Got News For You the last satire standing

Topical comedy is the big TV casualty as Romesh Ranganathan faces the axe.

Alex Farber, The Times, 31st March 2023

I Talk Telly Awards nominations revealed

Nominations have been announced for the 2022 awards of television news and blog site I Talk Telly.

British Comedy Guide, 13th November 2022

Broadcast Awards 2022 comedy nominees revealed

Alma's Not Normal, Dreaming Whilst Black, Ghosts, Ladybaby, Starstruck and We Are Lady Parts are amongst the nominees for the Broadcast Awards 2022.

British Comedy Guide, 3rd December 2021

Inside No. 9 wins BAFTA award

Inside No. 9 has won the BAFTA award for Scripted Comedy. Aimee Lou Wood and Charlie Cooper won acting awards, with Romesh Ranganathan picking up the Entertainment Performance prize. Meanwhile The Big Narstie Show triumphed in the Comedy Entertainment Programme category.

British Comedy Guide, 6th June 2021

Friday Night Dinner wins at Broadcast Awards 2021

Friday Night Dinner has won in the Comedy category at the Broadcast Awards 2021. The Ranganation won a prize for Best Lockdown Programme.

British Comedy Guide, 27th May 2021

BAFTA TV Awards 2021 nominations

Ghosts, Inside No. 9, Man Like Mobeen and This Country are amongst the nominees in the BAFTA TV Awards 2021.

British Comedy Guide, 28th April 2021

Broadcast Awards 2021 comedy nominees revealed

Feel Good, Friday Night Dinner, Ghosts, Inside No. 9, Man Like Mobeen and This Country are amongst the nominees for the Broadcast Awards 2021.

British Comedy Guide, 15th April 2021

Mae Martin and Joe Lycett amongst RTS winners

Mae Martin, The Ranganation, Gbemisola Ikumelo, Youssef Kerkour, The Young Offenders and Joe Lycett's Got Your Back were amongst the winners at the Royal Television Society Awards 2021.

British Comedy Guide, 17th March 2021

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