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Programme: All About Me
Broadcast:
Episodes: 18 (3 series)
Starring: Jasper Carrott, Nina Wadia, Jamil Dhillon
Written by: Steven Knight, Jasper Carrott
Directed by: Richard Boden, Nick Wood
Production:
Synopsis: Follows the life of the Craddock family. Divorcees Colin and Rupinder meet and get married, they move in together and bring with them their children from previous marriages. There's teenager Peter, brainbox Leo, Raj (who has cerebral palsy and is confined to a wheelchair), and his little sister Kavita. Based in Birmingham.
BSG Review: A terrible sitcom which has some how managed to con the BBC into giving it not one, not two but three series. Whilst there is the very occasional funny moment the show is wrapped up in so much cuddly saccharine and pathos it is sickening to watch. The main problem is that this family sitcom is too afraid to break away for even a moment from being 100% politically correct, such as shame as Jasper Carrott can be very funny when given the chance. Maybe watch with the family but avoid if possible.

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