Midnight's Children - Omnibus

Episodes

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01The Perforated Sheet20170820

Bold dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic.

An ambitious new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon.

Part 1: Dr Aadam Aziz falls in love with a woman hidden behind a perforated sheet. Starring Nikesh Patel, Abhin Galeya, Maya Sondhi and Meera Syal.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Tracey Neale and Emma Harding

All other parts were played by Sheetal Kapoor, Philip Fox, Emilio Doorgasingh, Chetna Pandya, Shiven Shankar, Shreya Shah, Renu Brindle, Ronny Jhutti and members of the company.

02The Birth Of A Nation20170827

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic.

03All India Radio20170903

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic.

A new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Young Saleem discovers he has the power of telepathy. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Tracey Neale and Emma Harding

CAST

Saleem....Nikesh Patel
Mumtaz....Anneika Rose,
Ahmed....Narinder Samra
Mary....Chetna Pandya
Young Saleem....Zain Syed
Young Jamila....Misha Shah
Sonny....Ahren Chadha
Evie Burns....Kerry Gooderson
Pia....Preeya Kalidas.
Hanif....Ashley Kumar
Homi Cattrack....Kulvinder Ghir
Commander Sabarmati....Ace Bhatti
Lila Sabarmati....Maya Sondhi
Aadam....Anil Goutam
Naseem....Meera Syal
the Teacher....Selva Rasalingam
Young Shiva....Nael Ameen
Young Parvati....Nikita Mehta
Midnight's Children....Shiven Shankar and Shreya Shah.

All other parts were played by Abhin Galeya, Silas Carson, Emilio Doorgasingh and Deeivya Meir.

03All India Radio20170903

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic.

A new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Young Saleem discovers he has the power of telepathy. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Tracey Neale and Emma Harding

CAST

Saleem....Nikesh Patel
Mumtaz....Anneika Rose,
Ahmed....Narinder Samra
Mary....Chetna Pandya
Young Saleem....Zain Syed
Young Jamila....Misha Shah
Sonny....Ahren Chadha
Evie Burns....Kerry Gooderson
Pia....Preeya Kalidas.
Hanif....Ashley Kumar
Homi Cattrack....Kulvinder Ghir
Commander Sabarmati....Ace Bhatti
Lila Sabarmati....Maya Sondhi
Aadam....Anil Goutam
Naseem....Meera Syal
the Teacher....Selva Rasalingam
Young Shiva....Nael Ameen
Young Parvati....Nikita Mehta
Midnight's Children....Shiven Shankar and Shreya Shah.

All other parts were played by Abhin Galeya, Silas Carson, Emilio Doorgasingh and Deeivya Meir.

04How Saleem Achieved Purity20170910

The Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 changes Saleem's life forever.

A new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's prize-winning novel of love, history and magic. The Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 changes Saleem's life forever. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon and starring Nikesh Patel, Ronny Jhutti and Abhin Galeya.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Tracey Neale and Emma Harding

All other parts were played by Sheetal Kapoor, Renu Brindle, Emilio Doorgasingh and members of the company.

04How Saleem Achieved Purity20170910

The Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 changes Saleem's life forever.

A new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's prize-winning novel of love, history and magic. The Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 changes Saleem's life forever. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon and starring Nikesh Patel, Ronny Jhutti and Abhin Galeya.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Tracey Neale and Emma Harding

All other parts were played by Sheetal Kapoor, Renu Brindle, Emilio Doorgasingh and members of the company.

05The Shadow Of The Mosque20170917

Saleem is reunited with the other Midnight's Children in terrifying circumstances.

A new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's ground-breaking novel of love, history and magic. Saleem is reunited with the other Midnight's Children in terrifying circumstances. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon and starring Nikesh Patel, Aysha Kala and Nitin Ganatra.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Emma Harding

All other parts were played by Ronny Jhutti, Abhin Galeya, Emilio Doorgasingh, Selva Rasalingam, Kerry Gooderson and Sheetal Kapoor.

05The Shadow Of The Mosque20170917

Saleem is reunited with the other Midnight's Children in terrifying circumstances.

A new dramatization of Salman Rushdie's ground-breaking novel of love, history and magic. Saleem is reunited with the other Midnight's Children in terrifying circumstances. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon and starring Nikesh Patel, Aysha Kala and Nitin Ganatra.

Sound design by Peter Ringrose
Produced and directed by Emma Harding

All other parts were played by Ronny Jhutti, Abhin Galeya, Emilio Doorgasingh, Selva Rasalingam, Kerry Gooderson and Sheetal Kapoor.