Jack & The Beanstalk. Image shows from L to R: Jill (Denise Van Outen), Jack (Neil Morrissey). Copyright: Wishbone Productions.

Jack & The Beanstalk

Jack & The Beanstalk

The traditional panto is given an affectionate and boisterous, star-studded spin by award-winning comedy writer Simon Nye

Genre
Variety
Broadcast
1998
Channel
ITV
Episodes
1
Starring
Paul Merton, Neil Morrissey, Adrian Edmondson, Griff Rhys Jones, Denise Van Outen, Morwenna Banks, Julie Walters, Julian Clary and others
Writer
Simon Nye
Director
John Henderson
Producers
Sarah Williams and Helen Pitcher

From the pen of Men Behaving Badly writer Simon Nye comes this brand new telling of the pantomime favourite Jack And The Beanstalk.

With an all-star cast that includes Griff Rhys Jones, Denise Van Outen, Adrian Edmondson and Neil Morrissey, this special production of the traditional, age-old tale for ITV is a delight for adults and children alike.

Production Details

Part of

ITV Pantos

Production company
Soundtrack
Original music composed by Philip Pope.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 25th December 1998 on ITV at 4:10pm
Episode length
95 minutes
Last repeat
Sunday 23rd December 2012 at 2:10pm on ITV2

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