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Sami, an asylum-seeker from Syria arrives in Britain and finds himself living with a family in Dorking, Surrey. Over the next few months, while Sami waits for his application to be processed, he learns more than he expected about the people he's living with, himself, and his own family somewhere in Europe.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom Channel 4 (2019 - now)
Schedule: Wednesdays at 22:00 (30 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Comedy
Episodes ordered: 6 episodes

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Next Episode

Episode 4

Episode 2x04; Feb 26, 2020

It's now been eight months since he arrived in Britain, and Sami is still playing the waiting game for the right to remain in the UK. Everything is in limbo, all Sami can do is make himself useful to his hosts in Dorking.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x03: Episode 3Feb 19, 2020
2x02: Episode 2Feb 12, 2020
2x01: Episode 1Feb 5, 2020
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