Mackenzie Crook to star in BBC’s Worzel Gummidge adaptation

Mackenzie Crook, who previously wrote and starred in Detectorists, will now lead the charge on both sides of the camera in two Worzel Gummidge stories for the BBC. Here’s everything you need to know… The Beeb’s official press describes the project, which Crook will write and direct as well as starring in, as a “dazzling, … >

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Worzel Gummidge is being rebooted

Here’s a blast from the past: remember Worzel Gummidge? The talking scarecrow brought to the screen by the late, great Jon Pertwee? Well, he’s heading back to TV screens. A new take on Worzel is coming courtesy of Mackenzie Crook, who is both developing the new show, and set to take the title role. He’ll … >

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