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‘Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington lends his voice to BBC kids film ‘Zog’

‘Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington lends his voice to BBC kids film ‘Zog’

Animation
Magic Light Pictures, the multi-Oscar-nominated production company, has been providing festive family treats to BBC One for over a decade.  This Christmas it’s bringing much-loved children’s picture book ‘Zog’ to BBC One. Written in 2010 by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, creators of the modern classic The Gruffalo, this heartwarming and enchanting half-hour animated special will be voiced by a stellar cast of British acting talent, featuring Sir Lenny Henry (Broadchurch) as the narrator, Tracey Ullman (Tracey Breaks the News) as Madame Dragon, Hugh Skinner (W1A) as Zog, Patsy Ferran (Jamestown) as Princess Pearl and Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) as Sir Gadabout. Sir Lenny Henry said:  "It's wonderful to have voiced the narrator in Zog for this Christmas.  The stor