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BAFTA Kids TV Preview: Katy

Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 2:00pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London
New CBBC 3-part drama adapted from Jacqueline Wilson’s novel about an adventurous young girl who experiences a life changing incident. Followed by Q&A hosted by Lindsey Russell with Dame Jacqueline Wilson, director John McKay and cast Chloe Lea, Jack Carroll and Ruth Madeley.

Adapted by Tom Bidwell and directed by John MacKay, Katy tells the story of a big-hearted, and wilful eleven year-old. Grounded by her stepmother in the summer before starting secondary school, Katy sneaks out to a neighbour’s garden, only to fall from a rope swing and suffer a spinal cord injury. Unable to walk again, Katy’s life is turned upside down. The series follows her struggle to come to terms with this massive change in her life.

Katy running time: 90 mins

Total event running time: 2+ hours

Recommended age: 7+

Dame Jacqueline has kindly agreed to sign books/autographs following the event.  

Members booking opens Wednesday 17 January, 9.30

Public booking opens Friday 19 January, 12.30

Tickets will be available to collect from reception

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