Romesh Ranganathan

Romesh Ranganathan

British comedian
Jonathan Romesh Ranganathan is an English actor and comedian. He is known for his deadpan and often self-deprecating comedy.Wikipedia
BornMarch 27, 1978
HometownCrawley, England
SpouseLeesa Ranganathan
ParentsRanga Ranganathan , Sivashanthini "Shanthi" Ranganathan

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DNA Journey, review: Rob and Romesh chuckle their way up the family tree

  • The BBC’s Who Do You Think You Are? has spawned an entire sub-genre of celebrity genealogy documentaries. Channel 4 is currently airing My Grandparent’s War, while ITV has DNA Journey (ITV) in which pairs of famous people explore their family trees and get prodded by producers to cry on camera.


William and Kate meet Royal Variety entertainers

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were entertained by a cast of famous faces at this year’s Royal Variety Show at the London Palladium on Monday night. The Duke has given the comic two-hander of Romesh Ranganathan and Rob Beckett the 'royal seal of approval' after they hosted the Royal Variety Performance. Ranganathan and Beckett compered the show as the first comedic pair at the helm in more than 30 years, since Ronnie Corbett and Bruce Forsyth in 1988.
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Just Another Immigrant: Romesh at the Greek
Just Another Immigrant: Romesh at the Greek
Just Another Immigrant
Just Another Immigrant
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2021British Academy of Film & Television ArtsEntertainment PerformanceWinner
2016British Academy of Film & Television ArtsEntertainment PerformanceAsian ProvocateurNominated