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 2, Episode 12 - Papa Pete In Love

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

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Broadcast details

Thursday 29th October 2015
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 8th November 2015 10:05am CBBC
Sunday 15th November 2015 3:10pm CBBC
Tuesday 22nd December 2015 1:20pm CBBC
Sunday 17th January 2016 6:30pm CBBC
Sunday 22nd May 2016 5:05pm CBBC
Sunday 12th March 2017 4:40pm CBBC
Monday 12th June 2017 9:00am CBBC
Tuesday 21st November 2017 10:25am CBBC
Friday 9th February 2018 11:45am CBBC
Thursday 21st June 2018 8:00pm CBBC
Sunday 16th September 2018 3:50pm CBBC
Monday 31st December 2018 3:25pm CBBC
Thursday 4th April 2019 1:05pm CBBC
Monday 1st July 2019 10:10am CBBC
Thursday 17th October 2019 12:20pm CBBC
Wednesday 22nd January 2020 10:50am CBBC
Wednesday 26th February 2020 11:25am CBBC
Wednesday 3rd June 2020 12:20pm CBBC
Thursday 6th August 2020 10:25am CBBC
Wednesday 30th December 2020 1:30pm CBBC
Monday 8th February 2021 1:25pm CBBC
Friday 16th April 2021 12:40pm CBBC
Tuesday 8th June 2021 1:25pm CBBC
Monday 25th October 2021 7:35pm CBBC

Cast & crew

Nick James Hank Zipzer
Henry Winkler Mr Rock
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
Kassius Johnson (as Kassius Carey Johnson) Robert
Mark Chatterton Gordon
Maggie O'Neill Michelle
Writing team
Andrew Bayliss Script Editor
Jon MacQueen Script Editor
Daniel Peak (as Danny Peak) 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 12 preview

Hank and the gang help Papa Pete set up a dating profile - but there's a last minute problem!

Featuring: Nick James (Hank Zipzer), Neil Fitzmaurice (Stan), Vincenzo Nicoli (Papa Pete), Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis (Frankie), Madeline Holliday (Emily) & Alicia Lai (Ashley).

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