BBC Two’s Asian drama ‘The Boy with the Topknot’ pulled in an impressive 2 million viewers last night, according to exclusive data obtained by

The show adapted from the memoir of Sathnam Sanghera, starred Sacha Dhawan, Anupam Kher and Deepti Naval.

It aired between 21:00 – 22:30 last night, pulling in an average 2.0 million viewers – peaking at 2.1 million viewers, giving the slot a 10.85% share.

Above data is overnight ratings supplied by Attentional – and may change slightly after consolidated figures become available in seven days from BARB.