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The show will be back for a restart on Christmas Eve 2020 with a celebratory special called Saucy Nancy

The Sun exclusively announced in 2018 that Worzel Gummidge received a reboot of the BBC with Mackenzie Crook in the lead role

The show airs at 5:55 p.m. on Christmas Eve and features a star cast

She was born in New York City, but her family moved to England at a young age

Zoe is best known for playing the eccentric Susan Harper on the long-running sitcom My Family (2000-2011)

Zoe has also starred in many films including Wilde (1997), Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (2001) and My Week with Marilyn (2011)

Shirley plays the title role of Saucy Nancy, a carved wooden figurehead discovered by Worzel

Her film roles include Gail in Trainspotting, Jude in the three Bridget Jones films, and Moaning Myrtle in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

She takes on the role of the late Dame Barbara Windsor who originally played the role

Over the years she has starred in high profile films such as Atonement and Letters To Juliet

Steve is an English actor and writer best known as a member of the League of Gentlemen with Reece Shearsmith and Mark Gatiss

Other shows he’s appeared on include Doctor Who, Blackpool, Shameless, Whitechapel, Happy Valley, and Mapp and Lucia

He befriended the children John and Susan, who lived at Braithwaites’ Farm during the school holidays

Worzel would normally get John and Susan in trouble if he was mischievous, as he would sulk and become a normal lifeless scarecrow – this would lead others to blame the two children for the trouble Worzel caused

Also in the book, Aunt Sally is only mentioned in one chapter, but she was a full-time character on the TV show

Aunt Sally, who was famous for her rosy cheeks, is a life-size mess doll and Worzel’s Femme Fatale

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