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 at 9:30am.

Series 2, Episode 11 - Hank's New School

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

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd October 2015
30 minutes


  1. Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 10:20am 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
Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis Frankie
Madeline Holliday Emily
Alicia Lai Ashley
Javone Prince Mr Joy
Guest cast
Nigel Planer Crazy Ed
Writing team
Andrew Bayliss Script Editor
Jon MacQueen Script Editor
Mark Evans Writer
Production team
Tom George Director
Jim Poyser Producer
Anne Brogan Executive Producer
Helen McAleer Executive Producer
Sue Nott Executive Producer
Julia Posen Executive Producer
Melanie Stokes Executive Producer
Shayna Fine Executive Producer
Hugo Heppell Executive Producer
Craig Harbour Editor
Tina Sherifa Hicks Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer
Nick Foster Composer


Series 2 Episode 11 preview

Hank has a plan to get his grades up, which catches Miss Adolf by surprise.

Featuring: Nick James (Hank Zipzer), Felicity Montagu (Miss Adolf), Neil Fitzmaurice (Stan).


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