Worzel Gummidge. Worzel (Mackenzie Crook). Copyright: Leopard Pictures.

Worzel Gummidge (2019)

BBC One comedy drama about a scarecrow that comes to life. 2 episodes in 2019. Stars Mackenzie Crook, India Brown, Thierry Wickens, Steve Pemberton and others.

Worzel Gummidge. Image shows from L to R: Worzel (Mackenzie Crook), The Green Man (Michael Palin). Copyright: Leopard Pictures.

The Green Man

Another new arrival to Scatterbrook, The Green Man is the creator of scarecrows and keeper of scarecrow lore. He isn't at all happy that Worzel is consorting with humans. Elsewhere, local aristocrat Lady Bloomsbury Barton is holding a fete, with a Scarecrow competition that Worzel is determined to win. What will Worzel's most competitive rival, Soggy Bogart, and The Green Man make of it all?

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 27th December 2019
Time
7pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mackenzie Crook Worzel
India Brown Susan
Thierry Wickens John
Steve Pemberton Mr. Braithwaite
Rosie Cavaliero Mrs. Braithwaite
Francesca Mills Earthy Mangold
Guest cast
Zoƫ Wanamaker Lady Bloomsbury Barton
Michael Palin The Green Man
Colin Michael Carmichael Soggy Bogart
Lucy Montgomery Jackie Pudding
Gus Brown Oswald Pollypop
Malik Ibheis Trike
Kiran Shah Chopper
Writing team
Mackenzie Crook Writer
Callum Akass Script Editor
Production team
Mackenzie Crook Director
Georgie Fallon Producer
Patrick D Pidgeon Executive Producer
Eric S Rollman Executive Producer
Mackenzie Crook Executive Producer
Lisa Thomas Executive Producer
Kristian Smith Executive Producer
Simon Reglar Editor
Ed Turner Production Designer
Adrian McNally Composer
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