Hank Zipzer. Hank Zipzer (Nick James)
Hank Zipzer

Hank Zipzer

  • TV comedy drama
  • CBBC
  • 2014 - 2016
  • 40 episodes (3 series)

Childrens' comedy inspired by the book series 'Hank Zipzer: The World's Greatest Underachiever'. Stars Nick James, Henry Winkler, Felicity Montagu, Juliet Cowan, Neil Fitzmaurice and more.

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Series 1, Episode 10 - I Think I Broke My Dad

Hank ends up in detention with Mr. Rock and soon realises that it's both fun and a way of avoiding his dad.

Further details

Hank Zipzer. Miss Adolf (Felicity Montagu). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment

Hank feels under pressure when Stan comes up with some alternative therapies to try to help him with his dyslexia. When Hank ends up in detention with Mr. Rock and realises that it's both fun and a way of avoiding his dad, Stan becomes suspicious and is horrified to discover that Hank has been lying about detention just to avoid him.

Stan decides to take dramatic action by giving himself a makeover to become 'Cool Dad' - but will Hank find he preferred him as he was?

Broadcast details

Tuesday 1st April 2014
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 6th April 2014 12:00pm CBBC
Friday 18th April 2014 11:55am CBBC
Sunday 27th April 2014 3:30pm CBBC
Saturday 14th June 2014 2:30pm CBBC
Monday 18th August 2014 5:00pm CBBC
Friday 2nd January 2015 12:25pm CBBC
Saturday 4th April 2015 1:00pm CBBC
Sunday 7th June 2015 2:50pm CBBC
Thursday 27th August 2015 10:55am CBBC
Friday 8th April 2016 12:15pm CBBC
Saturday 14th May 2016 11:15am CBBC
Tuesday 7th June 2016 8:55am CBBC
Tuesday 7th June 2016 12:10pm CBBC
Monday 20th February 2017 1:10pm CBBC
Thursday 25th May 2017 9:00am CBBC
Sunday 11th March 2018 4:30pm CBBC
Tuesday 1st May 2018 2:25pm CBBC
Friday 1st June 2018 12:20pm CBBC
Friday 14th September 2018 10:10am CBBC
Sunday 30th December 2018 2:30pm CBBC
Sunday 17th February 2019 2:55pm CBBC
Monday 4th March 2019 12:35pm CBBC
Wednesday 27th March 2019 8:30pm CBBC
Sunday 16th June 2019 2:50pm CBBC
Tuesday 27th August 2019 12:40pm CBBC
Wednesday 16th October 2019 10:40am CBBC
Monday 20th January 2020 1:20pm CBBC
Monday 24th February 2020 1:25pm CBBC
Wednesday 27th May 2020 12:40pm CBBC
Wednesday 3rd June 2020 7:25pm CBBC
Tuesday 4th August 2020 10:50am CBBC
Wednesday 9th December 2020 1:15pm CBBC
Thursday 28th January 2021 1:05pm CBBC
Thursday 8th April 2021 12:50pm CBBC
Tuesday 1st June 2021 1:30pm CBBC
Monday 3rd January 2022 2:15pm CBBC

Cast & crew

Nick James Hank Zipzer
Henry Winkler Mr Rock
Felicity Montagu Miss Adolf
Juliet Cowan Rosa
Neil Fitzmaurice Stan
Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis Frankie
Jude Foley Nicholas McKelty
Madeline Holliday Emily
Chloe Wong Ashley
Writing team
Lucy Guy Script Editor
Danny Spring Script Editor
Mark Oswin Writer
Production team
Rebecca Rycroft Director
Ali Bryer Carron Producer
Anne Brogan Executive Producer
Helen McAleer Executive Producer
Sue Nott Executive Producer
Julia Posen Executive Producer
Melanie Stokes Executive Producer
Mike Holliday Editor
Tina Sherifa Hicks Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer
Nick Foster Composer

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