Meera Syal

Terry Jones directs and John Cleese, Michael Palin and Terry Gilliam provide voices. See exclusive pics from Simon Pegg's new film The BBC are putting together a wide range of programmes to celebrate India. Goodness Gracious Me cast for one-off special The actress and author is being honoured for her services to drama and literature. Meera Syal to be made a CBE Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Syal, Nina Wadia and Dave Lamb reunite. Goodness Gracious Me to return ITV drama continues with some shocking moments, but there's much left to uncover. Broadchurch series 2 episode 2 recap "Where were you both the night those girls disappeared?" asks Ellie (Olivia Colman) in first trailer. Broadchurch series 2: See the first trailer Actress was accurately quoted, but says her argument was more nuanced. Suzman downplays 'white theatre' remark Short promos on ITV bear the message: "The end is where it begins." Broadchurch series 2 teased in new trailers James Buckley and Meera Syal also join the upcoming Christmas special. Kate Moss joins David Walliams BBC comedy The actress has started filming with the cast of the drama in Clevedon, Somerset. Meera Syal joins Broadchurch series 2 BBC, ITV, Channel 4, BSkyB and Channel 5 are asked to ring-fence funding. Stars call for more ethnic diversity on TV Russell Tovey and Sarah Hadland return for the ITV sitcom's second series. Watch The Job Lot series 2 teaser Frankie Boyle and Micky Flanagan are among the stars involved in new shorts. New BBC iPlayer comedies - first look Six-part run will begin in the autumn, with Rebecca Front starring as a psychiatrist. Psychobitches returns to Sky Arts New original commissions will feature new talent and star names. BBC iPlayer: Exclusive content revealed 1990s comedy will reunite Sanjeev Bhaskar and Meera Syal for a new BBC Two special. Goodness Gracious Me special announced Daniel Radcliffe and Chevy Chase will star in the revived comedy show. Sky's The Kumars signs A-list guests The British film stars Karen David, with cameos from Nina Wadia and Meera Syal. Amar, Akbar & Tony starts filming in UK The original Kumars cast reunite for a new series of the popular comedy chat show. Kumars to make TV return on Sky1 The Bollywood actor expressed his support for young talent in the UK. Bachchan opens Asian Film Festival Organisers of the London Asian Film Festival present the festival highlights. London Asian Film Festival 2012 launches The festival honours a range of films influenced by South Asian culture. Bachchan opening London Film Festival We chat to Matt Smith and a host of celebrities at the opening of the Doctor Who Experience. A sneak peak at the 'Doctor Who Experience'! Meera Syal discusses her appreciation of Doctor Who since the show's relaunch in 2005. Meera Syal praises 'Doctor Who' revival We speak to Meera Syal about the return of classic Who monsters The Silurians. Meera Syal talks 'Who', Silurians Meera Syal reveals that she was desperate to appear in an episode of Doctor Who. Syal "chuffed" with 'Doctor Who' role Click in to see a picture from the  first Silurians episode of Doctor Who. First look at the 'Who' Silurians story Comic writer Sharat Sardana collapses passes away at the age of 40. 'Kumars' writer Sardana dies, aged 40 Meera Syal says 2009 will be a bad year for quality British drama. Meera Syal predicts 'bad' TV year Meera Syal thinks that The X Factor is like a modern-day freak show. Meera Syal: ''X Factor' is like a freak show' A new sitcom starring Meera Syal and Olivia Colman is in production for BBC Two. Meera Syal to star in new BBC2 comedy