Little Crackers.

Little Crackers

Sky One comedy drama. 36 episodes (3 series), 2010 - 2012. Stars Chris O'Dowd, Catherine Tate, Julian Barratt, Stephen Fry, Kathy Burke, Bill Bailey, Julia Davis and others.

Little Crackers. Image shows from L to R: David Baddiel, Frank Skinner.

Little Crackers 2010, Episode 9 - David Baddiel's Little Cracker

Even those normally right can be wrong in an autobiographical short written, directed by and starring David Baddiel.

Further details

Little Crackers. Image shows from L to R: DJ Geoff (John Thomson), David Baddiel, Norris McWhirter (Alistair McGowan).

The Norris McWhirter Chronicles - A True Story

1978. Record Breakers is at the height of its popularity and the latest guest speaker at teenage David Baddiel's school is none other than editor of the Guinness Book of Records, Norris McWhirter. This is a man famed for being right. The voice of authority on Record Breakers, there is no fact he can't recall.

But is this respected man of intellect really always correct? David's encounters with Norris suggest otherwise...

Little Crackers. Image shows from L to R: Frank Skinner, David Baddiel.


Produced by Avalon Television.

Broadcast details

Thursday 23rd December 2010
Sky One
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Baddiel Self
Guest cast
Sebastian Applewhite Young David
Alistair McGowan Norris McWhirter
John Thomson DJ Geoff
Paul Jerricho Headmaster
Frank Skinner Self
Lee Mack Jez (Voice)
Writing team
David Baddiel Writer
Production team
David Baddiel Director
Charlie Hanson Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
David Baddiel Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer


David Baddiel's Little Cracker

David Baddiel's Little Cracker has been posted on the internet in full by the production company.

Featuring: David Baddiel, Sebastian Applewhite (Young David), Alistair McGowan (Norris McWhirter), Frank Skinner, John Thomson (DJ Geoff), Paul Jerricho (Headmaster), Lee Mack (Jez).


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