Meera Syal

Meera Syal, a British-born Indian, is a writer and actress who is a familiar face on British TV. She has written a number of successful TV and film scripts, including Bhaji on the Beach and the multi-award-winning My Sister Wife, in which she also starred. She co-wrote and starred in the British hit comedy series Goodness Gracious Me, which was nominated for an international Emmy, and was awarded the MBE in 1998 and CBE in 2015. She also performed in the star-studded London production of The Vagina Monologues. Her first novel, Anita and Me, won a Betty Trask Award and was shortlisted for the Guardian Fiction Prize. She lives in London.

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