S1 E1 ∙ Uncle Thiru ∙

Comedian Romesh Ranganathan rediscovers his roots in Sri Lanka. Romesh has his head rubbed with a chicken and meets his Uncle Thiru - who may not be his uncle.


Contains Strong Language and Mature Themes

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S1 E1 · Uncle Thiru

Sent to receive a traditional blessing, Romesh has a chicken rubbed on his head.

S1 E2 · Uncle Ragu

Romesh visits Batticloa to meet his Uncle Ragu but is soon leading the poor man astray.

S1 E5 · King Kong

Romesh tries to fulfil a dream of his mother's by performing in a Sri Lankan Tamil drama.