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Brian Cosgrove

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This animated TV version of Roald Dahl’s classic tale boasts the vocal talents of David Jason as the Big Friendly Giant and Amanda Root as Sophie, the little girl he befriends while delivering dreams to children. The two team up to defeat the bad giants, with a little help from the Queen of England (voiced by Angela Thorne). It’s a cute creation that will delight kids and Dahl fans of all ages.


A friendly giant befriends a lonely little girl and transports her to a strange land. Unfortunately, a number of the other giants there have acquired a taste for eating children. Determined to stop their nefarious habit, the pair set out to charm the Queen of England into putting her armed forces at their disposal. Animated adventure, based on Roald Dahl's classic tale, with the voices of David Jason, Amanda Root and Angela Thorne.

Cast & Crew

The BFG David Jason
Sophie Amanda Root
The Queen Angela Thorne
Bloodbottler/Fleshlumpeater/Serg Don Henderson
Mary Mollie Sugden
Mr Tibbs Frank Thornton
Mrs Clonkers Myfanwy Talog
Head of the army Ballard Berkeley
Director Brian Cosgrove
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Childrens Drama

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