Yellow Guy, Red Guy and Duck. Copyright: Channel 4 Television Corporation
Don't Hug Me I'm Scared

Don't Hug Me I'm Scared

  • TV sitcom
  • Channel 4
  • 2022
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Comedy series spoofing children's television and friendly puppet-based learning. Stars Becky Sloan, Joseph Pelling and Baker Terry.

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Series 1, Episode 1 - Jobs

Don't Hug Me I'm Scared. Copyright: Channel 4 Television Corporation
Red Guy, Yellow Guy and Duck have an important day of 'nothing at all' booked in. Red and Yellow are both very excited but Duck is outraged. He demands to have something to do! And that something turns out to be something called a job.

Broadcast details

Friday 30th September 2022
Channel 4
30 minutes


Cast & crew

Becky Sloan Various
Joseph Pelling (as Joe Pelling) Various
Baker Terry Various
Guest cast
Leila Navabi Various (Voice)
Kath Hughes Various (Voice)
Amy Gledhill Fax Machine (Voice)
Phil Wang Mr Lunch (Voice)
Jen Ives Various (Voice)
Chris Cantrill Induction Video Narrator (Voice)
Lolly Adefope Lift (Voice)
Charlie Perkins Various (Voice)
Amy Gledhill Spillage Sign (Voice)
Dan Armstrong Ensemble Actor
Verity Stansall-Dupont Ensemble Actor
Aaron Glass Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Becky Sloan Writer
Joseph Pelling (as Joe Pelling) Writer
Baker Terry Writer
Sam Campbell Writer
Natasha Hodgson Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Perkins Writer (Additional Material)
Megan Ganz Story Editor
Production team
Joseph Pelling (as Joe Pelling) Director
Becky Sloan Director
Baker Terry Director
Dan Britt Animation Director
Ewa Łuczków Animation Director
Hugo Donkin Producer
Charlie Perkins Producer
James Stevenson Bretton Executive Producer
Jenna Mills Line Producer
Anna Purkis Line Producer
Nicholas Armstrong (as Nick Armstrong) Editor
Becky Sloan Production Designer
Joseph Pelling (as Joe Pelling) Production Designer
Ed Tucker (as Edward Tucker) Director of Photography
Yuki Honjo-Archer Costume Designer
Rose Popham Costume Designer
Anita Bruvere Costume Designer
Rachel Crook Costume Designer
Charlie Pelling Composer
Joseph Pelling (as Joe Pelling) Composer
Baker Terry Composer
Mark Lacey 1st Assistant Director
Lesa Gillespie Puppeteer
Josh Elwell Puppeteer
Charlotte Dubery Puppeteer
Jo Lakin Puppeteer
Fred Davis Puppeteer
Ashleigh Cheadle Puppeteer
Sandy Liddle Production Manager
Adrian Walter Sound Designer
Charlie Pelling Sound Designer
Nicky Green Sound Designer


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