explains the 51-year-old, who started his working life as a marketing executive before switching to comedy, and starring in the likes of Goodness Gracious Me
and The Kumars At No.
While Roger is often asked about the classic Sixties series, Sanjeev ias asked about The Kumars and Goodness Gracious Me
, which recently returned for a special one-off.
Meera Syal (The Kumars, Goodness Gracious Me
, Rafta Rafta at the National) returns to the National Theatre, in a new play by David Hare, based on the book by Katherine Boo, directed by Rufus Norris.
GOODNESS GRACIOUS ME
SPECIAL BBC2, 10pm Last year, as part of BBC Two's 50th anniversary celebrations, Meera Syal, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Nina Wadia and Kulvinder Ghir reteamed for a special edition of their groundbreaking British Asian sketch show.
She married her Goodness Gracious Me
co-star Sanjeev Bhaskar in 2005 and fell pregnant soon afterwards.
As part of BBC2's 50th anniversary celebrations, the cast of Goodness Gracious Me
are re-uniting for a one-off special in May.
The channel must be wishing for the days of comedy sketch show Goodness Gracious Me
, which found humour in traditions we all could find funny.
But all I told him was, 'Don't do the whole Goodness Gracious Me
Q I'M trying to track down two records - Peter Sellers and Sophia Loren singing Goodness Gracious Me
and Max Bygraves' I'm A Pink Toothbrush.
They first met on the hit Asian comedy series Goodness Gracious Me
Other British comedies to make it into the top 20 include The League of Gentlemen, Goodness Gracious Me
, The Two Ronnies and French and Saunders.
Meera and Sanjeev first shot to fame when Goodness Gracious Me
hit our screens five years ago.
She and Sanjeev will be creating more laughs together, however, as they collaborate on a Goodness Gracious Me
special to be shown in September, during the BBC's India season.
The Wolverhamptonborn star has made the nation laugh in hit comedy series like Goodness Gracious Me
and The Kumars At No 42, but she is also an established author with successful novels and screenplays to her name.