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 on Monday 24th February at 9:40am.

Series 2

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

1. Camera Calamity

First broadcast: Thursday 13th August 2015

Every year Hank's school photo matches his school report perfectly - they're both terrible. But this year Hank's making sure his photo is picture perfect - until McKelty ruins it with a fountain of fizzy drink. Can Hank get clean and tidy and back in front of the camera before the photographer leaves? And will Emily get her place at the Institute of Scientific Excellence without her parents messing it up for her?


Hank Zipzer. Mr Rock (Henry Winkler). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

2. No Room For Two

First broadcast: Thursday 20th August 2015

It's Friday afternoon and tomorrow Hank will be in charge of the coolest stall at the school fair - this weekend is going to be amazing! Except Emily's room is being redecorated and she will be sleeping in with Hank until it's done. Plus she's bringing Katherine with her. Maybe this weekend won't be so amazing after all.


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

3. Cow Poo Treasure Hunt

First broadcast: Thursday 27th August 2015

When he's not allowed to hang out at the shopping centre with Frankie and Ashley, Hank decides to show Stan and Rosa just how capable he is by being the first person ever to make it through Ms Adolf's weekend survival camp. Meanwhile, Papa Pete tries to make it through a single day of Emily helping out at the deli.


4. Head Ache

First broadcast: Thursday 3rd September 2015

Mr Love is leaving and Ms Adolf decides she is the best candidate to be the new head teacher. Meanwhile, Emily announces she is going to home-school herself, much to the horror of Stan and Rosa.

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Hank Zipzer. Mr Joy (Javone Prince). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

5. Hank's Hero

First broadcast: Thursday 10th September 2015

Hank and Stan are whipped into a frenzy when they hear that new headmaster, Mr Joy - keen to make a splash - is bringing their favourite footballer, Alex Broman to Westbrook Academy for an official visit.

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

6. Open Day

First broadcast: Thursday 17th September 2015

It's open day at Westbrook Academy and Hank has big plans to show potential newcomers that not everyone is as boring as McKelty or as mean as Miss Adolf. Mr Joy though, has other ideas...

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Hank Zipzer. Nicholas McKelty (Jude Foley). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

7. Ballot Box Blunder

First broadcast: Thursday 24th September 2015

When a seat on Westbrook's school council becomes available, Hank uses charm, personality and Rosa's pastries to try to stop it from going to McKelty. However, Emily is trying to win the election another way - by convincing everybody that she's too cool for school.


Hank Zipzer. Mr Joy (Javone Prince). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

8. Valentine's Confusion

First broadcast: Thursday 1st October 2015

Hank has his heart set on asking Anya to the Valentine's dance, but soon discovers that this year Valentine's day is doing funny things to people and Hank ends up in a pickle when he tries to please more than one girl. Meanwhile, Rosa and Stan are proving that even as grown-ups, Valentine's Day can be a confusing time.


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

9. Camouflage

First broadcast: Thursday 8th October 2015

With Emily in hospital having her tonsils out and a history project due, Hank decides that the best possible course of action is to take Katherine - Emily's lizard and best friend - into school. Meanwhile at the hospital, Stan is trying to prove to Rosa that he's not squeamish - easier said than done when all you want to do is pass out.


Hank Zipzer. Image shows from L to R: Mr Rock (Henry Winkler), Hank Zipzer (Nick James). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

10. Hank's Birthday

First broadcast: Thursday 15th October 2015

It's Hank's 13th birthday and he wants the greatest party of all time. Unfortunately Stan and Rosa have other ideas, so Hank decides to have a secret party of his own in the den.


Hank Zipzer. Image shows from L to R: Crazy Ed (Nigel Planer), Mr Rock (Henry Winkler). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

11. Hank's New School

First broadcast: Thursday 22nd October 2015

After yet another bad parents' evening, Stan is determined to get Hank a good education - at another school. Desperate not to leave Frankie, Ashley and Mr Rock behind, Hank is forced to do the unthinkable and fight to stay at Westbrook Academy. Mr Rock, on the other hand, finds an old friend's offer for a life away from Westbrook extremely tempting.


Hank Zipzer. Image shows from L to R: Michelle (Maggie O'Neill), Papa Pete (Vincenzo Nicoli). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

12. Papa Pete In Love

First broadcast: Thursday 29th October 2015

When Hank gets a good grade at school thanks to his grandad's support, Hank decides to find him a new girlfriend. What could go wrong? Back at home, Emily has a new boyfriend and a suspicious Stan grills him about his intentions... until that is, he realises his mistake!


Hank Zipzer. Image shows from L to R: Frankie (Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis), Hank Zipzer (Nick James). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment.

13. Last Day

First broadcast: Thursday 5th November 2015

It is the last day of the summer term and Hank is determined to make it through without a detention. An incident with an egg in assembly changes all of that and Hank finds himself in danger of being excluded from school permanently.