CBBC has revealed that Hank Zipzer – Christmas Catastrophe, featuring multi-award-winning actor Henry Winkler, premiered on Monday 12th December 2017 at 4.30pm. The feature length film, which follows three hugely successful series on CBBC and iPlayer, filmed in Dewsbury & other West Yorkshire locations earlier this year with investment from Screen Yorkshire’s Yorkshire Content Fund.
Produced by Kindle Entertainment in association with Walker Productions and DHX Media, the 1 x 90-minute feature length film, inspired by the book series Hank Zipzer: The World’s Greatest Underachiever, written by Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver will bring festive fun for all the family and give fans old and new the chance to join Hank as he focuses on his next master plan: To have the Best. Christmas. Ever! He will once again be joined by Henry Winkler who will revive his role as Mr Rock, Hank’s favourite teacher.