1997, Other
Entertainment magazine program.

Episode Guide

  • East - Kholi's Karma (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Kholi's Karma

    Writer and presenter Sanjeev Kholi who, despite being married and successful at work, feels spiritually empty, and embarks on a journey in search of enlightenment.

  • East - Down and Out in the East End (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Down and Out in the East End

    An undercover camera crew follows the daily life of Roshid, a 24- year-old who has been living rough on the streets of East London for the past eight months.

  • East - All Wedding Roads Lead to Ashok (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    All Wedding Roads Lead to Ashok

    The opulence, extravagance, one-upmanship, inter-family rivalry and never-ending rituals associated with an Asian marriage.

  • East - Flight to Freedom (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Flight to Freedom

    Investigation into instances of British Asian girls lured to remote parts of Pakistan and forced to marry against their wishes.

  • East - Under the Skin of Oldham (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Under the Skin of Oldham

    Investigation into the reality of living in the shadow of racial violence, following the recent riots in Oldham, the worst in 15 years.

  • East - Beauty and the East (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Beauty and the East

    India, often seen as a very traditional patriarchal country, has dominated the beauty queen scene over the past eight years.

  • East - Jubilee CelebrAsians (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Jubilee CelebrAsians

    The preparations made in Leicester's Asian community for the Queen's Golden Jubilee tour.

  • East - Dream Bollywood (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Dream Bollywood

    Thousands of hopefuls travel to Mumbai in India every year, searching for fame in the world's largest film industry.

  • East - Abduction (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:


  • East - Girls on Top (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Girls on Top

    The real-life exploits of three 21st-century Asian girls, happy to forge their own identities.

  • East - Brave Hearts and Bhangra (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Brave Hearts and Bhangra

  • East - Wedlocked (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:


    The phenomenon of forced marriages.