Comedy's Coming Home

Top British comedians return to their spiritual homes to perform.

Episodes

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20061103 BT=1800 (BBC7)

British comedians return to the land of their forefathers to perform. Kulvinder Ghir, star of Goodness Gracious Me, visits India, which is not renowned for its stand-up comedy.

20070930 BT=1200 (BBC7)
20070930 BT=1700 (BBC7)

Curtis Walker travels from South London to Jamaica, birthplace of his parents, to find out how universal laughter really is.

20071001 BT=0500 (BBC7)

Curtis Walker travels from South London to Jamaica, birthplace of his parents, to find out how universal laughter really is.

20061110 BT=1800 (BBC7)

Curtis Walker visits Jamaica, the land of his parents' birth, to see how universal humour really is.

20061124 BT=1800 (BBC7)

Lewis Schaffer, a New York-born comedian living and working in London, visits his home city to perform.

01Curtis Walker And Jamaica2002030820030813
20061110 (BBC7)
20070930 (BBC7)
20071001 (BBC7)
20101127 (BBC7)
20101128 (BBC7)
20121229 (BBC7)
20180921 (BBC7)
20180922 (BBC7)
20150203 (BBC7)
20150204 (BBC7)

The comedian travels from South London to Jamaica, birthplace of his parents, to find out how universal laughter really is.

Curtis Walker visits Jamaica, the land of his parents' birth, to see how universal humour really is.

Curtis Walker travels from South London to Jamaica, birthplace of his parents, to find out how universal laughter really is.

travels to Jamaica to find out how universal laughter really is.

Curtis Walker travels to Jamaica to find out how universal laughter really is.

travels to Jamaica to find out how universal laughter really is.

Comedians travel back to their home countries to see how universal comedy is

Curtis Walker travels to Jamaica to find out how universal laughter really is.

travels to Jamaica to find out how universal laughter really is.

Comedians travel back to their home countries to see how universal comedy is

Curtis Walker travels to Jamaica to find out how universal laughter really is.

The comedian travels from south London to Jamaica, birthplace of his parents, to find out how universal laughter really is. From March 2002.

The comedian travels from South London to Jamaica, birthplace of his parents, to find out how universal laughter really is.

02Jocelyn Gee And Lagos2002031520030422
20061117 (BBC7)
20061117 BT=1800 (BBC7)

Jocelyn Gee tries out her stand-up routine in the frenetic nightclubs of Lagos, Africa's biggest city.

tries out her stand-up routine in the frenetic nightclubs of Lagos, Africa's biggest city.

03Lewis Schaffer And New York2002032220030429
20061124 (BBC7)

Lewis Schaffer, a New York-born comedian living and working in London, visits his home city to perform.

04 LASTKulvinder Ghir And India2002032920030814
20061103 (BBC7)
20070312 (BBC7)
20071007 (BBC7)
20071008 (BBC7)
20101204 (BBC7)
20101205 (BBC7)
20130105 (BBC7)
20180921 (BBC7)
20180920 (BBC7)
20070312 BT=1800 (BBC7)
20071007 BT=1200 (BBC7)
20071007 BT=1700 (BBC7)
20071008 BT=0500 (BBC7)
20150127 (BBC7)
20150128 (BBC7)

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland.

But will he get a rude awakening?

Kulvinder Ghir, star of Goodness Gracious Me, visits INDIA, which has no stand-up comedy to speak of! In a funny, touching and uplifting story he starts a comedy club at the Taj Mahal Hotel, and learns many lessons about identity and how powerful comedy is at unifying people.

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland. But will he get a rude awakening?

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland.

Comedians travel back to their home countries to see how universal comedy is

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland.

Comedians travel back to their home countries to see how universal comedy is

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland.

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland. But will he get a rude awakening? From March 2002.

One of the stars of Goodness Gracious Me attempts to bring stand-up to his homeland. But will he get a rude awakening?