The Omid Djalili Show

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The Omid Djalili Show
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Genre Sketch comedy, stand-up comedy
Starring Omid Djalili
Theme music composer Afro-Cuban All Stars
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 12 (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Kenton Allen
Running time 30 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel BBC One
Original run 17 November 2007 (2007-11-17) – 25 May 2009 (2009-05-25)
External links
Website

The Omid Djalili Show was a British sketch comedy/stand-up comedy television show produced by Hat Trick Productions for BBC One. Writing by Omid Djalili, Will Smith, Roger Drew, Ian Stone, Ricky Grover with script editor Steve Punt. The theme tune is a piece of Salsa music called "Amor Verdadero", performed by the Afro-Cuban All Stars.

It was first broadcast on 17 November 2007 in the network's primetime Saturday night slot.

It is also broadcast in Australia on ABC1, in Denmark on DR2, in Estonia on ETV2 in 2010, in Israel on yes stars Comedy, in Germany on WDR and in Portugal on RTP2.

The second series was recorded late 2008, and was first broadcast on 20 April 2009 at 10.35pm on BBC One.[1] The show was axed in 2010.[2]

Episode list[edit]

Series 1[edit]

# Title Airdate
1 Episode 1 17 November 2007
2 Episode 2 24 November 2007
3 Episode 3 1 December 2007
4 Episode 4 8 December 2007
5 Episode 5 15 December 2007
6 Episode 6 28 December 2007

Series 2[edit]

# Title Airdate
1 Episode 1 20 April 2009
2 Episode 2 27 April 2009
3 Episode 3 4 May 2009
4 Episode 4 11 May 2009
5 Episode 5 18 May 2009
6 Episode 6 25 May 2009

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Omid Djalili Show: Series Two, Episode 1
  2. ^ Katherine Rushton (15 February 2010). "BBC axes Omid Djalili Show". Broadcast. 

External links[edit]