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 2011, Episode 1 - Barbara Windsor's Little Cracker

A budding young actress receives a boost in a short inspired by the life and times of Barbara Windsor.

Further details

Little Crackers. Shop Assistant (Barbara Windsor).

My First Brassiere

At 15, Barbara Deeks is already appearing in the West End, but she isn't as confident as she seems. Just four feet ten and a half, Barbara's embarrassed by her developing physique, and while the local boys are fascinated by her bosom, she is confused by it. When a stern wardrobe mistress publicly embarrasses her by trying to strap down her chest to make her look like the 10-year-old she's playing, Barbara goes home devastated. Realising her little girl is growing up, Barbara's mum takes her to be measured for her first bra... Barbara enters the shop a girl, and emerges a woman.

Notes

Produced by Lovely Day.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 18th December 2011
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Barbara Windsor Shop Assistant
Guest cast
Samantha White Barbara
Sally Hawkins Mummy
Neil Jackson Daddy
Lesley Joseph Wardrobe Mistress
Clara Paget Linda
Louisa Connolly-Burnham Susan Butler
Tony Bignell Bobby Sims
Eugene McCoy Johnny Brandon
Ben Hull Builder
Writing team
Matt Evans Writer
Production team
Paul King Director
Dominic Treadwell-Collins Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Saskia Schuster Executive Producer
Diederick Santer Executive Producer
Barbara Windsor Executive Producer
Ulrike Munch (as Ulrike M√ľnch) Editor
Anna Pritchard Production Designer

Video

Behind The Scenes With Barbara Windsor

An exclusive interview with Barbara Windsor, filmed on location of her Little Cracker for Sky 1. She explains the premise of her show.

Featuring: Barbara Windsor.

Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • Broadcast details of 16 further repeats of this episode

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?