Helping you find what's best on UK television

No upcoming broadcasts

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

Comedy drama / Gay/lesbian

Set in London during the Thatcher years, this is the story of Omar, a young Asian man who takes over his uncle's laundrette. He is helped by his white boyfriend Johnny, who in turn is harranged by his neo-nazi friends who are out to taunt him for his association with Omar.

United Kingdom
Cast and crew
  • Stephen FrearsDirector
  • Daniel Day-LewisJohnny
  • Gordon WarneckeOmar
  • Saeed JaffreyNasser
  • Roshan SethPapa
  • Derrick BrancheSalim
+ Show all cast and crew