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Scoop. Digby Digworth (Shaun Williamson). Copyright: BBC
Scoop

Scoop (2009)

  • TV sitcom
  • CBBC / BBC One
  • 2009 - 2011
  • 39 episodes (3 series)

Childrens' comedy series starring Shaun Williamson as Digby Digworth, the inept journalist of a local newspaper, The Pilbury Post. Also features Mark Benton, Simon Ludders, Sam Stockman, Miles Barrow, Andy Heath and Phil Fletcher

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Series 1, Episode 7 - Don't Read All About It

Digby resorts to desperate measures when Hacker destroys a famous author's new book.

Further details

World-famous author TK Towling is due to read from her new Billy Watson bestseller at Pilbury Theatre. The contents of the book are a closely guarded secret but local reporter Digby and arch rival Selina Sharp go head-to-head to get a sneak preview.

When Hacker manages to destroy the book, Digby has to resort to desperate measures!

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 13th January 2009
Time
3:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Shaun Williamson Digby Digworth
Mark Benton Max de Lacey
Simon Ludders Sid The Source
Sam Stockman Simon
Miles Barrow Newspaper Boy
Andy Heath Hacker T. Dog (Voice)
Guest cast
Mina Anwar Selina Sharp
Samantha Sanns (as Samantha Sans) T K Towling
Writing team
Julian Dutton Writer
Production team
Sasha Ransome Director
Jonathan Brown Producer
Steven Andrew Executive Producer
Michelle Turkington Editor
Richard Hornsby Production Designer
Linda Haysman Costume Designer
Sue Wyburgh Make-up Designer
Chris Banks Composer
Darren Loveday Composer
Ian Carley Graphics
Rob Fellows Graphics

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