Anita & Me

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Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of Indian parents who've come to England to give her a better life.

Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of Indian parents who've come to England to give her a better life.

Original Release

11/22/2002

US Release

02/15/2007

Cast

Kabir Bedi Yeti
Max Beesley Hairy Neddy
Sanjeev Bhaskar Mr. Kumar / Papa Kumar
Anna Brewster Anita Rutter
Kathy Burke Mrs. Rutter / Mrs. Deidre Rutter / Mrs. Diedre Rutter
Ayesha Dharker Mrs. Daljeet Kumar
Chandeep Uppal Meena Kumar
Lynn Redgrave Mrs. Omerod / Mrs. Ormerod
Alex Freeborn Sam Lowbridge
Lucy Pargeter Brenda
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Metin Hüseyin

Writers

Meera Syal

Cast

Kabir Bedi Yeti
Max Beesley Hairy Neddy
Sanjeev Bhaskar Mr. Kumar / Papa Kumar
Anna Brewster Anita Rutter
Kathy Burke Mrs. Rutter / Mrs. Deidre Rutter / Mrs. Diedre Rutter
Ayesha Dharker Mrs. Daljeet Kumar
Chandeep Uppal Meena Kumar
Lynn Redgrave Mrs. Omerod / Mrs. Ormerod
Alex Freeborn Sam Lowbridge
Lucy Pargeter Brenda
Meera Syal Auntie Shaila
Omid Djalili Uncle Amman
Zohra Segal Nanima
Christine Tremarco Sandy
Claire Downes Teacher
Emily Churchill Karen
Georgia Patrick Tracey Rutter
Anne-Marie Francis Mrs. Lowbridge
Iqbal Ahmed Kaka
Alina Iqbal Pinky

Producers

Bill Allan Executive Producer
Peter Carlton Executive Producer
Keith Evans Executive Producer
Paul Trijbits Executive Producer
Tristan Whalley Executive Producer
David M. Thompson Executive Producer
Paul Raphael Producer
Sheila Fraser Milne Producer
Joe Oppenheimer Producer
Meera Syal Producer

Editors

Annie Kocur

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