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The Kumars at No. 42 

Sanjeev Kumar is an aspiring chat-show host. He has celebrity guests round to his house (no. 42) to talk to them, but it all falls apart when his family cut in on the action. The celebrity ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Sanjeev Bhaskar ...  Sanjeev Kumar 53 episodes, 2001-2006
Vincent Ebrahim Vincent Ebrahim ...  Ashwin Kumar 53 episodes, 2001-2006
Indira Joshi ...  Madhuri Kumar 53 episodes, 2001-2006
Meera Syal ...  Sushil 'Ummi' Kumar 53 episodes, 2001-2006
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Sanjeev Kumar is an aspiring chat-show host. He has celebrity guests round to his house (no. 42) to talk to them, but it all falls apart when his family cut in on the action. The celebrity guests spend far more time speaking to Sanjeev's 'mother', 'father' and 'grandmother' (played by Sanjeev Bhaskar's 'Goodness Gracious Me' colleague, Meera Syal), and usually insulting Sanjeev in punjabi. Written by Trina <swing_time@msn.com>

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Comedy | Talk-Show

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 November 2001 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Curry curry talkshow See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Hat Trick Productions See more »
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Runtime:

(53 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Although Meera Syal plays the grandmother of Sanjeev Bhaskar's character, she is only three years older than him (almost to the day). While in production for The Kumars, Syal and Bhaskar married. See more »

Quotes

Sanjeev Kumar: Hello, and welcome to *my* show.
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Referenced in The Big Read: Gone with the Wind (2003) See more »

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Kapil Sharma Show copied this
1 February 2019 | by jamesoptSee all my reviews

It is a decent show with decent comedy, but the concept of family interviewing a guest with each member of the family having a comic style, kapil sharma show copied this entire concept !


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