Horrible Histories. Image shows from L to R: Gemma Whelan, Ryan Sampson, Tom Stourton.

Horrible Histories

CBBC and BBC One sketch show based around history. 96 episodes (7 series), 2009 - 2018. Stars Jim Howick, Simon Farnaby, Ben Willbond, Mathew Baynton and others.

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Series 6, Episode 8 - Bolshy Boudica

British Queen Boudica turns against her Roman masters and unleashes her wrecking ball on Colchester, St Albans and London. Meanwhile, across the world, famous emperors Caligula and Nero, dish out their own unique brand of Imperial nastiness.

Broadcast details

Monday 13th July 2015
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jim Howick Various
    Simon Farnaby Various
    Tom Stourton Various
    Adam Riches Various
    Naz Osmanoglu Various
    Jalaal Hartley Various
    Jessica Ransom Various
    John Eccleston Rattus Rattus (Voice)
    Jon Culshaw Various (Voice)
    Katherine Jakeways Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Lorna Watson Boudica
    Jason Lewis Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    George Sawyer Writer
    Benjamin Partridge Writer
    Justin Edwards Writer
    Beth Chalmers Writer
    Amy Shindler Writer
    Dave Cohen Writer
    Ben Ward Writer
    Dan Maier (as Daniel Maier) Writer (Additional Material)
    Ben Ward Script Editor
    George Sawyer Script Editor
    Production team
    Adam Windmill Editor
    Miranda Jones Production Designer
    Will Peverett Editor
    Tom Miller Series Producer
    Simon Gibney Director
    Ian Curtis Director
    Melissa Hardinge Executive Producer
    Bill Hobbins Executive Producer
    Richard Bradley Executive Producer
    Richie Webb Composer
    Tim Searle Animation

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