Hank Zipzer. Hank Zipzer (Nick James).

Hank Zipzer

CBBC comedy drama about a teenager with dyslexia. 40 episodes (3 series), 2014 - 2016. Stars Nick James, Henry Winkler, Felicity Montagu, Juliet Cowan and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated today at 1:25pm.

Series 1, Episode 3 - The Curtain Went Up, My Trousers Went Down

Hank gets the lead part in the school play... a role that the school bully wanted.

Further details

Hank Zipzer. Hank Zipzer (Nick James). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

Hank gets the lead part in the forthcoming school play, but with school bully McKelty determined to get the role himself and Hank struggling to learn his lines, it's not as easy as he thought it was going to be.

Things get worse when Miss Adolf assigns goody-two-shoes Heather to be Hank's maths tutor, but to Hank's surprise, things don't turn out quite as he expected...

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 11th February 2014
Time
5pm
Channel
CBBC
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Friday 22nd January 2021 at 1:30pm on CBBC

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick James Hank Zipzer
Henry Winkler Mr Rock
Felicity Montagu Miss Adolf
Juliet Cowan Rosa
Neil Fitzmaurice Stan
Vincenzo Nicoli Papa Pete
Nick Mohammed Mr Leland Love
Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis Frankie
Jude Foley Nicholas McKelty
Madeline Holliday Emily
Chloe Wong Ashley
Guest cast
Tatum Duprey Katie
Jem Windridge-France Little Kid
Lilly Tebbs Heather
Writing team
Joe Williams Writer
Lucy Guy Script Editor
Danny Spring Script Editor
Production team
Matt Bloom Director
Siobhan Rhodes (as Siobhan Bachman) Producer
Anne Brogan Executive Producer
Helen McAleer Executive Producer
Sue Nott Executive Producer
Steven Denure Executive Producer
Julia Posen Executive Producer
Melanie Stokes Executive Producer
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