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 6 - The War Of Words

Rosa decides that Stan and Hank need to bond more. She signs them up for the school debate competition while she pairs up with Emily.

Further details

Hank Zipzer. Image shows from L to R: Miss Adolf (Felicity Montagu), Hank Zipzer (Nick James). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment

Stan and Emily struggle to cope with Hank and Rosa's more unorthodox approaches to study, and Hank starts to feel the pressure when Stan bets his coveted Topps Football Card against his mortal rival Mick McKelty - bully Nick McKelty's dad.

Stan pushes Hank so far that he quits the team, but when his dad eats humble pie and Hank sees how important winning the bet is to him, Hank tries his best to meet his dad halfway...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 4th March 2014
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 9th March 2014 12:05pm CBBC
Saturday 15th March 2014 4:30pm CBBC
Monday 14th April 2014 11:55am CBBC
Saturday 26th April 2014 3:55pm CBBC
Saturday 26th April 2014 4:20pm CBBC
Sunday 15th June 2014 2:30pm CBBC
Monday 21st July 2014 5:00pm CBBC
Friday 31st October 2014 10:25am CBBC
Saturday 7th March 2015 1:10pm CBBC
Saturday 6th June 2015 4:00pm CBBC
Tuesday 25th August 2015 12:40pm CBBC
Thursday 7th April 2016 1:05pm CBBC
Saturday 30th April 2016 11:15am CBBC
Wednesday 25th May 2016 8:55am CBBC
Wednesday 25th May 2016 12:10pm CBBC
Thursday 15th December 2016 9:30am CBBC
Monday 13th February 2017 2:00pm CBBC
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 9:00am CBBC
Sunday 11th February 2018 4:30pm CBBC
Wednesday 25th April 2018 2:30pm CBBC
Wednesday 30th May 2018 1:10pm CBBC
Thursday 13th September 2018 11:25am CBBC
Sunday 30th December 2018 12:45pm CBBC
Saturday 16th February 2019 4:20pm CBBC
Wednesday 27th February 2019 8:30pm CBBC
Monday 4th March 2019 10:55am CBBC
Saturday 15th June 2019 4:30pm CBBC
Tuesday 27th August 2019 11:00am CBBC
Tuesday 15th October 2019 1:25pm CBBC
Monday 20th January 2020 11:35am CBBC
Monday 24th February 2020 11:45am CBBC
Wednesday 6th May 2020 7:25pm CBBC
Tuesday 26th May 2020 12:45pm CBBC
Monday 3rd August 2020 12:40pm CBBC
Tuesday 8th December 2020 12:50pm CBBC
Tuesday 26th January 2021 1:00pm CBBC
Wednesday 7th April 2021 12:25pm CBBC
Monday 31st May 2021 1:10pm CBBC
Tuesday 28th December 2021 2:30pm CBBC

Cast & crew

Nick James Hank Zipzer
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
Dominic Coleman Mick McKelty
John Draycott Caretaker
Writing team
Lucy Guy Script Editor
Danny Spring Script Editor
Bede Blake Writer
Production team
Rebecca Rycroft Director
Ali Bryer Carron 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
Mike Holliday Editor
Tina Sherifa Hicks Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer
Nick Foster Composer

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