A guide to the subcontinent
Joanna Lumley’s India, ABC, Tuesday at 8.30pm
IN THIS three-part series, Joanna Lumley (pictured) returns to the country of her birth for a deeply personal journey through the vibrant and unique country of India.
Joanna, best known for her role in the TV series Absolutely Fabulous, was born during the last days of the Raj and both sides of her family called India home for several generations.
In this series she travels the length and breadth of the country for an immersive and extraordinary exploration of its diverse landscapes, varying cultural traditions and incomparable spirit.
Along the way she meets an eclectic mix of people and discovers how independence has shaped India into a constantly evolving and endlessly fascinating country.
Joanna’s Indian roots give her journey an added layer of personal connection.