LAUGHS Adil Ray as Mr Khan and, below, Goodness Gracious
Me which starred Meera Syal, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Nina Wadia and Kulvinder Ghir
Amid acting in series such as Kinsey and Holding On, she formed the Goodness Gracious
Me team with friends, and their radio show became a huge TV hit.
I think in some ways we have gone backwards," the 52-year-old told Radio 4's The Reunion programme, which brought members of the Goodness Gracious
Me team back together.
We all encounter this every day, from sketch show Goodness Gracious
Me to comments on the BBC website.
He has written scripts for Goodness Gracious
Me and his production, songwriting and re-mixing credits on releases by Paul McCartney, Sting, Sinead O'Connor, A R Rahman, Jeff Beck and Will Young.
Me's Sanjeev Bhaskar and Kevin McCloud of Grand Designs are also backing the "Protect the Human" campaign.
They first met on the hit Asian comedy series Goodness Gracious
Meera and Sanjeev first shot to fame when Goodness Gracious
Me hit our screens five years ago.
The creation of Goodness Gracious
Me's Sanjeev Bhaskar, who also plays the aspirational son, the show came about from his own experiences of taking his latest girlfriend home to meet the parents.
As part of BBC2's 50th anniversary celebrations, the cast of Goodness Gracious
Me are re-uniting for a one-off special in May.
Image: Sassy and funny - but not to be messed with Best known for: Goodness Gracious
Me and The Kumars at Number 42 Early life: Born Feeroza Syal on June 27, 1961, in Essington, near Wolverhampton.
Producer Matthew Bird was impressed by her performance in a promotional film for the NHS organ donation campaign in which she and Rowan Atkinson recreated the Sophia Loren and Peter Sellers song Goodness Gracious
Compering the annual event will be actor and comedian, Kulvinder Ghir, star of popular TV show Goodness Gracious
Me and the hit film Bend it Like Beckham.
Now then, now then, goodness gracious
, goodness gracious
- how do I know that?
Joshan Patel found himself heading down to London to help turn back the clock for the star of Goodness Gracious
Me and The Kumars At No 42.