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Crackanory. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Crackanory

Dave comedy storytelling show. 26 episodes (4 series), 2013 - 2017.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Becoming Zoe & My Former Self

Amusing stories for adults, read by Richard Hammond and Jessica Hynes. A postman reads his crush's mail to learn what makes her tick and a woman meets her eight-year-old self.

Full synopsis

Crackanory. Jessica Hynes. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Richard Hammond reads Becoming Zoe by Simon Judd and Alex Carter.

An unremarkable postman turns himself into the perfect boyfriend for a girl he has fallen in love with by reading her mail and absorbing all her interests.

Jessica Hynes reads My Former Self by Holly Walsh.

A woman is visited by her eight year-old self but lies about her life so she doesn't repeat the same mistakes.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 11th December 2013
Time
10pm
Channel
Dave
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Richard Hammond Host / Presenter
    Jessica Hynes Host / Presenter
    Martha Howe-Douglas Anna
    Joan Linder Old Anna
    Steve Oram Keith (Postman)
    Cassie Powney Zoe
    Connie Powney Zoe
    Natalie Tidder Young Anna
    Writing team
    Holly Walsh Writer
    Simon Judd Writer
    Alex Carter Writer
    Production team
    Richard Pengelley Director
    Arnold Widdowson Producer
    Ben Cavey Executive Producer
    Andrew Brereton (as Andy Brereton) Executive Producer
    Mark Sangster Editor
    Mo Holden Production Designer
    Waen Shepherd Composer

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