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Chris Bisson and Rowena Finn and various other stars from the world of soap spotted the morning after the British Soap Awards walking through the streets - Manchester, United Kingdom - Sunday 4th June 2017

Chris Bisson and Rowena Finn
Chris Bisson and Rowena Finn
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Chris Bisson and Rowena Finn

Chris Bisson arrives at the Lowry Theatre for the British Soap Awards 2017 - Manchester, United Kingdom - Saturday 3rd June 2017

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Chris Bisson - The British Soap Awards 2015 at the Palace theatre - Departures - Manchester, United Kingdom - Saturday 16th May 2015

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Chris Bisson - Old Trafford football stadium was the venue for the 15th annual United for UNICEF Gala Dinner which was attended by a variety of Celebrities including some of the Manchester United playing squad at Old Trafford, Manchester, United Kingdom - Tuesday 4th November 2014

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Chris Bisson - The British Soap Awards 2013 held at Media City - Arrivals - Manchester, United Kingdom - Saturday 18th May 2013

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Chicken Tikka Masala Review


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With Chicken Tikka Masala, 18-year-old screenwriter Roopesh Parekh has penned a lively but vacuous mashup of My Beautiful Laundrette and The Wedding Banquet. It's a fun and sprawling farce that glosses over the heavy issues it raises with comedy.

Jimi (Chris Bisson), the number one son of a prosperous immigrant Indian family living in Preston, England, should be married by now. What his parents don't know is that his "roommate," the dewy young British lad Jack (Peter Ash), is also his gay lover. The two live in a house they share with Jack's sister Vanessa (Sally Bankes), a drunken low-class "fat slag" with a heart of gold, and her chubby daughter Hannah (Katy Clayton).

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East Is East Review


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East is east and west is west, and never the twain shall meet... or at least that is the saying. In East is East, the twain have met and married in 1946. The East, a Pakistani by the name of George Khan (Om Puri) came to England searching for work and met Ella (Linda Bassett). 25 years later, we watch as the Eastern influences of George's patriarchal dictatorship clash with the Western ideals that surround the family.

This sounds like a BBC Kitchen Sink Drama of the week or an early Mike Leigh TV-movie (in Leigh's pre-Naked days), and indeed would end up being just that if it weren't for the fact that East is East is delightfully funny. As the tragedy of a family being torn apart by Muslim upbringing clashing with Christian ideals, East is East journeys further into the realm of absolute absurdity.

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Chicken Tikka Masala Movie Review

Chicken Tikka Masala Movie Review

With Chicken Tikka Masala, 18-year-old screenwriter Roopesh Parekh has penned a lively but vacuous mashup...

East Is East Movie Review

East Is East Movie Review

East is east and west is west, and never the twain shall meet... or at...

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