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Little Crackers
Little Crackers

Little Crackers

  • TV comedy drama
  • Sky One
  • 2010 - 2012
  • 35 episodes (3 series)

Festive seasons of autobiographical short films written by and starring some of Britain's top comedy stars, including Stephen Fry and Barbara Windsor. Stars Chris O'Dowd, Catherine Tate, Julian Barratt, Stephen Fry, Kathy Burke and more.


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Little Crackers 2011, Episode 8 - Sheridan Smith's Little Cracker

One little girl is destined for stardom in a short inspired by the life and times of Sheridan Smith.

Preview clips

Little Crackers. Image shows from L to R: Colin Smith (Ralf Little), Young Sheridan (Frankie Taylor), Marilyn Smith (Sheridan Smith)

The Daltons

This Little Cracker was dedicated to Sheridan's elder brother Julian, who passed away after battling cancer in 1989, aged 18.


Produced by Lovely Day.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 21st December 2011
Sky One
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Sheridan Smith Marilyn Smith
Alan Davies Comedian
Guest cast
Ralf Little Colin Smith
Frankie Taylor Young Sheridan
Annette Badland Mrs Ramsbottom
Mark Flanagan Julian Smith
Tom Rolinson Damian Smith
Colin Smith Self
Marilyn Smith Self
Howard Johnson Self
Matt Ferguson Self
Clive Johns Self
Writing team
Michael Wynne Writer
Production team
Paul King Director
Dominic Treadwell-Collins Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Saskia Schuster Executive Producer
Diederick Santer Executive Producer
Ulrike Munch (as Ulrike M√ľnch) Editor
Anna Pritchard Production Designer


Behind The Scenes with Sheridan Smith

Sheridan Smith talks about her memories in relation to the scenes filmed for her Little Cracker.

Featuring: Sheridan Smith.

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