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 6 - Open Day

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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Further details

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

Keen to keep all troublemakers away from his grand assembly to the prospective parents, Mr Joy excludes Hank and just to be sure, banishes Emily to Mr Rock's music room. Is it really going to be a Zipzer-free open day?

Broadcast details

Thursday 17th September 2015
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 27th September 2015 10:05am CBBC
Sunday 18th October 2015 3:05pm CBBC
Sunday 1st November 2015 4:20pm CBBC
Tuesday 22nd December 2015 10:50am CBBC
Sunday 17th January 2016 3:40pm CBBC
Saturday 21st May 2016 5:35pm CBBC
Saturday 11th March 2017 4:30pm CBBC
Wednesday 7th June 2017 9:00am CBBC
Monday 13th November 2017 10:30am CBBC
Thursday 1st February 2018 11:45am CBBC
Thursday 10th May 2018 8:00pm CBBC
Saturday 15th September 2018 4:10pm CBBC
Monday 31st December 2018 12:55pm CBBC
Thursday 4th April 2019 10:35am CBBC
Friday 28th June 2019 12:20pm CBBC
Thursday 17th October 2019 9:50am CBBC
Tuesday 21st January 2020 12:30pm CBBC
Tuesday 25th February 2020 1:05pm CBBC
Friday 29th May 2020 1:10pm CBBC
Wednesday 5th August 2020 11:15am CBBC
Wednesday 5th August 2020 7:30pm CBBC
Tuesday 29th December 2020 12:35pm CBBC
Wednesday 3rd February 2021 1:30pm CBBC
Wednesday 14th April 2021 12:50pm CBBC
Friday 4th June 2021 1:30pm CBBC
Monday 13th September 2021 7:25pm CBBC

Cast & crew

Nick James Hank Zipzer
Henry Winkler Mr Rock
Felicity Montagu Miss Adolf
Juliet Cowan Rosa
Neil Fitzmaurice Stan
Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis Frankie
Jude Foley Nicholas McKelty
Madeline Holliday Emily
Alicia Lai Ashley
Javone Prince Mr Joy
Guest cast
Shobu Kapoor Mrs Chopra
Writing team
Joe Williams Writer
Andrew Bayliss Script Editor
Jon MacQueen Script Editor
Production team
Matt Bloom 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
James Cooper Editor
Tina Sherifa Hicks Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer
Nick Foster Composer


Series 2 Episode 6 preview

It's open day at Hank Zipzer's school will they be able to impress the parents and their children or will it be a complete disaster?

Featuring: Nick James (Hank Zipzer), Henry Winkler (Mr Rock), Felicity Montagu (Miss Adolf), Jude Foley (Nicholas McKelty), Madeline Holliday (Emily), Alicia Lai (Ashley) & Shobu Kapoor (Mrs Chopra).

School Open Day interviews

It's open day at Westbrook Academy and McKelty thinks he's the perfect tour guide, however Ashley disagrees!

Featuring: Jude Foley (Nicholas McKelty) & Alicia Lai (Ashley).

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