Strange Hill High
Strange Hill High

Strange Hill High

  • TV sitcom
  • CBBC
  • 2013 - 2014
  • 26 episodes (2 series)

Animated kids' comedy-mystery series set in a school where the secretive, strange and mysterious is the norm. Stars Emma Kennedy, Ben Bailey Smith, Richard Ayoade, Jonathan Keeble, John Thomson and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 9 - Ken Kong

During a swimming test in the middle of winter in the dreaded Strange Hill swimming pool, the kids discover a mysterious paradise island in the middle of the pool.

Further details

Strange Hill High. Copyright: BBC / Factory Transmedia

They also soon discover the isle's longtime sole inhabitant, a mysteriously huge exchange student named Ken Kong. When Ken returns to the school with the kids, it throws Abercrombie into a panic.

Will Ken destroy the school? Will Templeton's woodwork project save the day? Will Becky guilt Mitchell into fixing the problem?

Broadcast details

Tuesday 24th June 2014
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 28th June 2014 12:00pm CBBC
Sunday 29th June 2014 7:40am CBBC
Thursday 31st July 2014 7:30am CBBC
Tuesday 9th September 2014 4:00pm CBBC
Sunday 8th March 2015 8:00am CBBC
Saturday 13th June 2015 12:00pm CBBC
Friday 30th October 2015 9:35am CBBC
Saturday 12th December 2015 11:50am CBBC
Saturday 9th January 2016 12:15pm CBBC
Thursday 29th September 2016 6:00pm CBBC
Sunday 30th October 2016 7:25am CBBC
Tuesday 7th February 2017 1:00pm CBBC
Sunday 12th February 2017 7:25am CBBC
Sunday 27th August 2017 8:10am CBBC
Monday 11th December 2017 1:20pm CBBC
Saturday 3rd February 2018 11:50am CBBC
Thursday 22nd March 2018 3:40pm CBBC
Thursday 5th July 2018 3:40pm CBBC
Sunday 29th July 2018 11:45am CBBC
Tuesday 14th August 2018 7:15am CBBC
Tuesday 2nd October 2018 3:25pm CBBC
Tuesday 6th November 2018 3:25pm CBBC
Sunday 18th November 2018 7:45am CBBC
Friday 1st February 2019 2:50pm CBBC
Saturday 6th July 2019 11:05am CBBC

Cast & crew

Emma Kennedy Becky Butters (Voice)
Ben Bailey Smith Mitchell Tanner (Voice)
Richard Ayoade Templeton (Voice)
Jonathan Keeble Mr Abercrombie (Voice)
Richard Ayoade Ensemble Actor
John Thomson Ensemble Actor
Caroline Aherne Ensemble Actor
Marc Silk Ensemble Actor
Melissa Sinden Ensemble Actor
Jonathan Keeble Ensemble Actor
Ben Bailey Smith Ensemble Actor
Emma Kennedy Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Chris Johnson Ken Kong (Voice)
Matt King Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Stuart Kenworthy Writer
Production team
Geoff Walker Director
Chris Tichborne Director
Josh Weinstein Showrunner
Phil Chalk Producer
Andrew Burrell Producer
Sarah Muller Executive Producer
Bob Higgins Executive Producer
Kat Van Henderson Executive Producer
Sander Schwartz Executive Producer
Michael Cartner Editor
Andrew Farago Production Designer
Richie Webb Composer
Mark Katz Composer

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