Buddha Of Suburbia is a British television series that first aired in
1994. Written by Hanif Kureishi and based on his award-winning 1990
novel, this four-part drama serial tells the story of Karim Amir (Naveen
Andrews). Karim is of mixed race; he has an Indian father and an
English mother. As he attempts to make it as a struggling actor, Karim
finds himself fighting against the racism and intolerance that exist in
modern-day British society. The series features songs written and
performed by David Bowie.