The perfect and modern ways of an Islamic family.
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Series cast summary:
Adil Ray ...  Mr. Khan 34 episodes, 2012-2016
Bhavna Limbachia ...  Alia Khan 34 episodes, 2012-2016
Abdullah Afzal Abdullah Afzal ...  Amjad Malik 34 episodes, 2012-2016
Shobu Kapoor ...  Mrs. Khan 33 episodes, 2012-2016
Nish Nathwani Nish Nathwani ...  Riaz 26 episodes, 2012-2016
Maya Sondhi ...  Shazia Khan / ... 20 episodes, 2012-2014
Adlyn Ross ...  Naani 16 episodes, 2012-2016
Matthew Cottle ...  Dave 16 episodes, 2013-2016
Harvey Virdi ...  Mrs. Malik 16 episodes, 2012-2016
Krupa Pattani ...  Shazia Khan 14 episodes, 2015-2016
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Sitcom following the trials and tribulations of self-appointed Muslim community leader Mr. Khan and his long suffering family. Khan is a larger-than-life character, a small man with big dreams and strident opinions. Like many of us he's struggling to make ends meet - but he's proud of his thriftiness - witness his 1979 suit and ancient yellow Mercedes. Things would be so much easier if everyone just listened to him and followed his lead, but his obsessively house-proud wife and two feisty daughters have other ideas.

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Although the show is set in Sparkhill, Birmingham, there are no longer any suitable TV studios in Birmingham, (since the closure of BBC Pebble Mill in 2004,) so the show is recorded at the BBC's new Media City studios in Salford, Greater Manchester. However, creator and star Adil Ray insists that some location filming is done in Birmingham for each series. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Khan: Mr Khan, community leader, they all know me
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Connections

Featured in Are You Having a Laugh? Comedy and Christianity (2013) See more »

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Best Muslim Comedy Ever!
12 December 2014 | by awab_avrilSee all my reviews

As a Muslim and a Middle Eastern, I found this series to be absolutely hilarious and hits on common stereotypical behavior of Pakistanis and Muslims in general. I did not find it to be offensive at all. I love all the characters in the show. Basically the only negative thing about this show is that there are only a few episodes per season. They seriously should produce more episodes and I think it will be very popular amongst Muslim and Middle Eastern audiences. I don't see a problem why this show would not be popular amongst non-Muslim audiences. Not only does it introduce the people in a comic and light manner, but it is the first show I have ever seen that humanizes Muslims.


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English

Release Date:

27 August 2012 (UK) See more »

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Citizen Khan See more »

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