Asian Provocateur

July 2018

The Family Reunion

3.0 4 x
Romesh Ranganathan and his mum visit Canada for a family reunion, which leads to Romesh and his Uncle Ragu exploring the Canadian wilderness.

Cousin Pratheep

4.0 5 x
New. Romesh and his mum meet his cousin Pratheep in Florida where, despite his best efforts, he fails to abandon his mother at a retirement park.
November 2016

November 19, 2016

Expired 3.0 43 x
In his final week Romesh really wants to spend quality time with his mother Shanthi.

November 13, 2016

Expired 4.0 13 x
Romesh splits from his mum to join his Uncle Ragu on a spiritual journey around Mexico. As the journey was originally planned by Romesh's late father and Ragu, and Romesh has vowed to try to be much more positive to ensure his uncle enjoys their time together. Romesh's positivity is soon tested with a blindfold spirit walk through a rugged jungle terrain, where he is forced to find his inner animal spirit. Ragu then arranges for Romesh to take part in a simulated border crossing, where particip...

November 6, 2016

Expired 3.0 16 x
Romesh is reunited with his cousin Krishna at a cowboy ranch in Colorado, where Shanthi wants Romesh to use the experience to teach Krishna how to become a man. Romesh struggles to make his horse do anything and as a result gets demoted to increasingly awful ranch hand duties, while Krishna spends the day riding. Romesh's final job is a terrifying encounter administering medical treatment to a totally unrestrained alligator.
October 2016

October 30, 2016

Expired 4.0 31 x
In this episode, Romesh's enthusiastic younger brother Dinesh is joining them on a tour of the Deep South with their Uncle Guru.

October 23, 2016

Expired 4.0 37 x
In this episode, Romesh's mother derails their America trip to take them to Canada for a big family reunion.

October 16, 2016

Expired 4.0 24 x
Romesh and Shanthi kick off their trip in Tampa, Florida, where they have arranged to meet Romesh's cousin Pratheep, who has set up an all-American week. Romesh starts the trip as his means to go on by trying to get rid of his mother at a Floridian retirement park, but Shanthi is having none of it.
December 2015

December 31, 2015

Expired 3.0 19 x
December 31, 2015 of the TV-show Asian Provocateur was broadcast by BBC3 on Thursday 31 December 2015 at 6:01.

December 18, 2015

Expired 3.0 17 x
Comedian Romesh Ranganathan considers himself British through and through. He grew up in Horsham, doesn't speak a word of Tamil, doesn't know any of his relatives, has no idea about his cultural heritage and has almost zero desire to go to Sri Lanka. Like thousands of other British children of immigrants, he knows very little about the land where his parents came from. As his mother Shanthi says - he's a coconut. Sri Lankan on the outside but British on the inside.
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