CULT FACTION

For all your cult film, tv, cartoon, comic and video game needs

BBC reveals first image of Mackenzie Crook as Worzel Gummidge

The BBC have revealed the first image of Mackenzie Crook as Worzel Gummidge.

Crook writes, directs and stars in the revival of the 70s TV favourite which starred the late Hero of Cult Jon Pertwee in the lead and Una Stubbs as Aunt Sally.

The modern adaptation of the classic books of Barbara Euphan Todd comes to BBC One in two hour long films which begins with The Scarecrow of Scatterbrook where two young strangers arrive in the village of Scatterbrook.

Related Posts
Worzel Gummidge: The Complete Collection (DVD) review

Compiled by Fabulous Films, Worzel Gummidge: The Complete Collection is a nine disc DVD set that includes the complete adventures of Barbara Euphan Todd 's scarecrow creation. In this set Read more

Worzel Gummidge: Saucy Nancy

Mackenzie Crook returns in a new episode of his interpretation of Barbara Euphan Todd's Worzel Gummidge. Crook already has two episodes under his belt which debuted last Christmas- The Scarecrow Read more

Worzel Gummidge The Complete Collection is coming to DVD!

Revisit Jon Pertwee in his favourite role as Worzel Gummidge in this 9 Disc Complete Collection of the classic TV series. It includes Worzel Gummidge Seasons 1-4, A cup o’ Read more

Worzel Gummidge remake in the works with Mackenzie Crook

Mackenzie Crook (The Office, The Detectorists, Pirates of the Caribbean) is writing a new adaption of cult favourite Worzel Gummidge that has been picked up by the BBC. It has Read more

Worzel Gummidge Ep. 2 The Green Man

In Mackenzie Crook's second episode of Worzel Gummidge a mysterious man arrival to Scatterbrook known as The Green Man (Michael Palin). Through the episode it is revealed that The Green Man Read more

Worzel Gummidge Ep. 1: The Scarecrow of Scatterbrook

Anticipation was high for Mackenzie Crook's interpretation of Barbara Euphan Todd's scarecrow adventures and with many seemingly already making their mind up based on the trailer it was an uphill Read more

Wendy trailer released

Elysian Film Group announces WENDY, writer/director Benh Zeitlin’s follow up to his critically acclaimed, Oscar nominated film Beasts of The Southern Wild, to be released in UK and Irish cinemas Read more

The Return trailer released

Richard Harmon and Sara Thompson, stars of The CW’s smash-hit series The 100, star in the award-winning supernatural thriller THE RETURN, premiering On Demand and Digital this August. Rodger returns Read more

Stargirl Season 2 Extended Trailer released

DC's Stargirl soars back into action with Season 2 premiering Tuesday August 10th 2021... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_tMP0fzG-I

Second trailer released for Ghostbusters: Afterlife

From director Jason Reitman and producer Ivan Reitman, comes the next chapter in the original Ghostbusters universe. In Ghostbusters: Afterlife, when a single mom and her two kids arrive in Read more

Preview- Worzel Gummidge: Christmas Special (DVD)

In this newly restores double-length musical holiday special Wily old Worzel looks destined to spend a cold Christmas alone in Ten Acres Field after The Crowman bans him from scarecrow Read more

Preview- Worzel Gummidge (Bluray)

The Brand New BBC adventures of Worzel Gummidge. Inspired by the classic books of Barbara Euphan Todd, Worzel Gummidge is the treasured tale of a witty, mischievous scarecrow who mysteriously Read more

Post Mortem: No One Dies in Skarnes trailer released

Live Hallangen is found dead in Skarnes, but all of the sudden she wakes up on the autopsy table and the questions begin... It turns out she is back from Read more

Ouija Shark 2 now in production!

After Ouija Shark made a splash with B-movie shark fans just over a year ago, Wild Eye Releasing has announced that the official sequel is currently filming with principal photography Read more

Ordinary Joe trailer released

Life is all about the choices you make - and sometimes, what you do in a single moment can change everything. This new heartfelt, life-affirming drama follows Joe Kimbreau, who Read more

New Worzel Gummidge trailer released

The BBC have released a new trailer for Mackenzie Crook's Worzel Gummidge where siblings Susan and John arrive at Scatterbrook Farm, home of the Braithwaites, to little fanfare. It's been Read more

New Exorcist trilogy in development!

The Exorcist is being rebooted. Like the demon Pazuzu it seems it just wont go away and this time it is possessing the career of Leslie Odom Jr. who is set Read more

Netflix developing Pokemon Live-Action Series!

Netflix are in the early stages of developing Pokemon Live-Action Series! The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that they already have a writer's room set up focusing on the show led Read more

Mike Noble passes away aged 88

It is Cult Faction's sad duty to report that legendary artist Mike Noble has passed away at the age of 88 years old. Noble is best known for his work Read more

Lucifer final season teaser released

The final season of Lucifer premieres September 10th on Netflix. It stars Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Lesley-Ann Brandt, D.B. Woodside, Rachael Harris, Aimee Garcia, Tricia Helfer, Inbar Lavi, Dennis Haysbert, Ildy Read more

Founded Cult Faction in 2014. Some would describe him as a teacher, writer, dream weaver, and visionary... some would not...

%d bloggers like this: