Mackenzie Crook’s new one-hour Worzel Gummidge film will air on Christmas Eve on BBC One it was announced this week. Titled Saucy Nancy, the film starring Mackenzie Crook, India Brown, Thierry Wickens, Shirley Henderson and Vanessa Redgrave, it takes us back to the Ten Acre field and beyond. When Worzel, Susan and John visit the … Continued
The new one-hour Worzel Gummidge adventure written by and starring Mackenzie Crook, alongside India Brown, Thierry Wickens, Shirley Henderson, Brian Blessed and Vanessa Redgrave will be shown on BBC One over the festive period the BBC have announced. For full details and to read the press release please follow this link – https://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/mediapacks/christmas-tv-2020
(Via BBC Media Centre) Following the much loved and critically acclaimed 2019 adaptation of Worzel Gummidge, a third new one-hour film will be screened on BBC One later this year, titled Saucy Nancy. Mackenzie Crook has written another beautifully crafted and magical episode, inspired by the classic books by Barbara Euphan Todd, which he will … Continued
Revisit the Ten Acre Field and get your copy of Mackenzie Crook’s 2019 reimagining of the beloved and iconic scarecrow.
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We are delighted to present the first trailer for our spellbinding, magical mystery series, The Snow Spider. The magic begins at 18.05 on the 29th of March on BBC One Wales & CBBC, available on iPlayer straight after! 🕷
Both episodes of the critically acclaimed Worzel Gummidge are now available on BBC iPlayer. Click the images below to watch the episodes. “It is an absolutely gorgeous, joyful mix of jokes, plot-with-just-enough-jeopardy” Lucy Mangan (The Guardian) “Crook has sowed his scripts with a timely environmental message, casting Worzel as a guardian of the land, finely … Continued
Sir Michael Morpurgo is not one to rest on his laurels. The 76-year-old has been entertaining young readers since the 70s with his work. He currently has 130 books to his name, with several, like the smash hit War Horse, being adapted for stage and then screen. The latest small-screen adaptation of a Morpurgo tale … Continued
Casting has been announced for the dazzling, modern adaptation of Worzel Gummidge, which will be enchanting BBC One viewers later this year. Set to broadcast in two one-hour films, this family treat is inspired by the classic books of Barbara Euphan Todd and is pegged to be the TV event of the season. Mackenzie Crook … Continued
BBC One announces adaptation of iconic Worzel Gummidge starring Mackenzie Crook with first look picture
A dazzling, modern adaptation of Worzel Gummidge comes to BBC One in two hour-long films, inspired by the classic books of Barbara Euphan Todd. Mackenzie Crook writes, directs and stars as Worzel Gummidge. Leopard Pictures, part of Argonon Group, are partnering with Treasure Trove Productions and Lola Entertainment to bring these glorious stories to life for … Continued