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.

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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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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


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    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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