Jack and the Beanstalk

About this programme

Paul Merton narrates a star-studded pantomime with a distinctly comic flavour, featuring Neil Morrissey as the lad who sells a cow in return for some magic beans, with Adrian Edmondson, Griff Rhys Jones, Denise Van Outen, Morwenna Banks, Julie Walters and Julian Clary as the various characters he meets as a result. Adapted by Simon Nye, best known as the creator of Men Behaving Badly.

Cast and crew

Cast

Narrator
Paul Merton
Jack
Neil Morrissey
Dame Dolly
Adrian Edmondson
Baron Wasteland
Griff Rhys Jones
Jill
Denise Van Outen
Goldilocks
Morwenna Banks
Fairy Godmother
Julie Walters
Tim/First Henchman
Julian Clary
Harp
Wil Barton
Second Henchman
Peter Serafinowicz

Crew

Director
John Henderson
Writer
Simon Nye
Categories
Entertainment