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 Thursday 27th May at 1:30pm.

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!

Broadcast details

Thursday 29th October 2015
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
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


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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