Just Another Immigrant

Just Another Immigrant

  • 2018
  • 1 Season
  • 6.9  (428)

This docuseries follows the career of stand-up comedian Romesh Ranganathan. Romesh is very popular in the UK, but he wants to make it in America, so he moves his entire family to Los Angeles and essentially starts his career over from scratch. Not only is he facing the difficulties of the comedy business, he's also having to deal with being an immigrant in a time when America isn't very friendly to outsiders.

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Seasons
Just Another Immigrant: The Greek
10. Just Another Immigrant: The Greek
July 6, 2018
Romesh's Greek show arrives, but how many will see it? Season finale.
The Final Push
9. The Final Push
July 6, 2018
With the Greek show just two weeks away and ticket sales still woefully lagging, Romesh is open to any and all ideas that could help sell out the show
The Corden Favor
8. The Corden Favor
June 29, 2018
Romesh tries to convince Leesa and the kids not to go back to the UK by enlisting her help with his career. Leesa pushes Romesh to reach out to his friend James Corden, host of The Late Late Show, to help him get his big TV break.
The Focus Group
7. The Focus Group
June 29, 2018
When footage from the TV series is shown to a focus group, the feedback is difficult for Romesh to swallow. Despite claiming it has no impact, Romesh starts treating his family very differently.
The Money Issue
6. The Money Issue
June 22, 2018
The financial reality of supporting his entire family in Los Angeles while earning nothing hits home for Romesh. He goes to some extreme measures to raise money in a short time for an ad campaign for his impending comedy show at The Greek Theater.
The Mom
5. The Mom
June 22, 2018
Shanthi, Romesh's Sri Lankan mother, arrives in America, and Romesh struggles to find the time that his mom, wife, children and uncle all demand while still focusing on his career.
The TV Debut
4. The TV Debut
June 15, 2018
Romesh reaches out to some comedy managers to help him get his first American television appearance. He also has to prove to Leesa that he has found a solution for the education of their kids in Los Angeles.
The Family
3. The Family
June 15, 2018
Romesh's wife Leesa and their three kids arrive in Los Angeles. Leesa wants to help Romesh live a healthier lifestyle and goes to some extreme measures to achieve this, while Uncle Rags causes another major problem for Rom.
The Uncle
2. The Uncle
June 8, 2018
Romesh welcomes his Uncle Ragu from Australia.
The Arrival
1. The Arrival
June 8, 2018
Series premiere. Romesh arrives in the U.S. and immediately gets to work on the daunting task of selling out the 6000-seat Greek Theater while having no profile or connections in America. He also takes the first steps to put down roots in Los Angeles when he finds friendship in an unlikely place.
Just Another Immigrant
Just Another Immigrant

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Description

This docuseries follows the career of stand-up comedian Romesh Ranganathan. Romesh is very popular in the UK, but he wants to make it in America, so he moves his entire family to Los Angeles and essentially starts his career over from scratch. Not only is he facing the difficulties of the comedy business, he's also having to deal with being an immigrant in a time when America isn't very friendly to outsiders.Just Another Immigrant is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on June 8, 2018.

Where to Watch Just Another Immigrant

Just Another Immigrant is available for streaming on the Showtime website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Just Another Immigrant on demand at Showtime, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, FuboTV, Google Play, Apple TV and Showtime Anytime.

  • Premiere Date
    June 8, 2018
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (428)