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 7 - Ballot Box Blunder

Hank Zipzer. Nicholas McKelty (Jude Foley). Copyright: Kindle Entertainment
When a seat on Westbrook's school council becomes available, Hank uses charm, personality and Rosa's pastries to try to stop it from going to McKelty. However, Emily is trying to win the election another way - by convincing everybody that she's too cool for school.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 24th September 2015
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 4th October 2015 10:05am CBBC
Saturday 24th October 2015 3:25pm CBBC
Tuesday 22nd December 2015 11:15am CBBC
Sunday 17th January 2016 4:05pm CBBC
Sunday 22nd May 2016 3:00pm CBBC
Saturday 11th March 2017 4:55pm CBBC
Thursday 8th June 2017 8:35am CBBC
Tuesday 14th November 2017 10:25am CBBC
Friday 2nd February 2018 11:45am CBBC
Thursday 17th May 2018 8:00pm CBBC
Saturday 15th September 2018 4:35pm CBBC
Monday 31st December 2018 1:15pm CBBC
Thursday 4th April 2019 11:00am CBBC
Friday 28th June 2019 12:45pm CBBC
Thursday 17th October 2019 10:15am CBBC
Tuesday 21st January 2020 12:55pm CBBC
Tuesday 25th February 2020 1:30pm CBBC
Friday 29th May 2020 1:35pm CBBC
Wednesday 5th August 2020 11:40am CBBC
Wednesday 19th August 2020 7:30pm CBBC
Tuesday 29th December 2020 1:00pm CBBC
Thursday 4th February 2021 1:05pm CBBC
Wednesday 14th April 2021 1:15pm CBBC
Monday 7th June 2021 12:35pm CBBC
Monday 20th 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
Katie Garwood Adele
India Ria Amarteifio Simone Green
Writing team
Andrew Bayliss Script Editor
Jon MacQueen Writer
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 7 preview

McKelty tries to sabotage Hank's election but it's Mr Joy who gets caught out!

Featuring: Nick James (Hank Zipzer), Jayden Jean-Paul-Denis (Frankie), Jude Foley (Nicholas McKelty), Madeline Holliday (Emily), Javone Prince (Mr Joy), Katie Garwood (Adele) & India Ria Amarteifio (Simone Green).

Mr Joy's election rant!

It's election time and Mr Joy has a few things to about his thoughts on democracy!

Featuring: Javone Prince (Mr Joy).

Vote for Emily!

Emily is running in the school elections. Watch her election speech here. Would you vote for her?

Featuring: Madeline Holliday (Emily).

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