Rumpus Media was set up by Emily Hudd and Iain Wimbush in 2013.

Together we make television that we are absolutely passionate about across a broad range of genres.

Our favourite things are:

  • Creating properly original content
  • Discovering and nurturing new talent
  • Producing programmes we love
  • Working with brilliant people we love


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Phone: 020 3761 4723

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Asian Provocateur Series 1

BBC Three

Comedian Romesh Ranganathan is sent on a ramshackle odyssey around his parents’ homeland of Sri Lanka, as he attempts to connect with his roots.

Episode 1: Uncle Thiru
Sent to receive a traditional blessing, Romesh has a chicken rubbed on his head.

Episode 2: Uncle Ragu
Romesh visits Batticloa to meet his Uncle Ragu, but is soon leading the poor man astray.

Episode 3: Uncle Rubaharan
Uncle Rubaharan introduces Romesh to the ancient Sri Lankan martial art known as angapora.

Episode 4: Cousin Krishna
Romesh must look after his 12-year-old cousin Krishna, who’s the more grown up of the two.

Episode 5: King Kong
Romesh tries to fulfil a dream of his mother’s by performing in a Sri Lankan Tamil drama.

Episode 6: Shanthi’s Return
Shanthi heads out to Sri Lanka to join Romesh and find out what he’s learnt.

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