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==Overview==
 
==Overview==
We follow [[Mildred Hubble|Mildred Hubble in]] her first year at [[Weirdsister College]], a university for students of magic. Similar to her adventures at [[Cackle's Academy|Cackle's]], Mildred usually messes up, but saves the day at the end.
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We follow [[Mildred Hubble|Mildred Hubble in]] her first year at [[Weirdsister College]], a university for students of magic. Similar to her adventures at [[Cackle's Academy|Cackle's]], Mildred usually messes up, but saves the day at the end. The series has a darker side than ''The Worst Witch'', with evil creatures and a possible doomsday. Weirdsister College was directed by Alex Kirby and Stefan Pleszczynski, Who were directors on [[The Worst Witch (TV Series)|The Worst Witch]]. <span style="font-size:14px;">Martin Riley, who wrote many episodes of The Worst Witch, was a writer on </span><span style="font-size:14px;">Weirdsister College, and went on to write for [[The New Worst Witch]]. Producer </span><span style="font-size:14px;">Michael Haggiag also worked on </span><span style="font-size:14px;">The Worst Witch and </span><span style="font-size:14px;">The New Worst Witch.</span>
 
The series has a darker side than ''The Worst Witch'', with evil creatures and a possible doomsday. Weirdsister College was directed by Alex Kirby and Stefan Pleszczynski, Who were directors on [[The Worst Witch (TV Series)|The Worst Witch]].
 
   
 
==Cast==
 
==Cast==
* [[Georgina Sherrington]] as [[Mildred Hubble]]
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*[[Mildred Hubble]] - [[Georgina Sherrington]]
* [[Felicity Jones]] as [[Ethel Hallow]]
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*[[Ethel Hallow]] - [[Felicity Jones]]
* [[Abeille Gélinas]] as [[Cas Crowfeather]]
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*[[Cas Crowfeather]] - [[Abeille Gélinas]]
* [[Bobby Barry]] as [[Nick Hobbes]]
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*[[Nick Hobbes]] - [[Bobby Barry]]
* [[Kent Riley]] as [[Tim Wraithewight]]
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*[[Tim Wraithewight]] - [[Kent Riley]]
* [[Sacha Dhawan]] as [[Azmat Madaridi]]
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*[[Azmat Madaridi]] - [[Sacha Dhawan]]
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*[[Deirdre Swoop]] - [[Stephanie Lane]]
* [[Stephanie Lane]] as [[Deirdre Swoop]]
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*[[Prof. Alicia Thunderblast]] - [[Charmian May]]
* [[Charmian May]] as [[Prof. Alicia Thunderblast]]
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*[[Prof. Johnathan Shakeshaft]] - [[John Rogan]]
* [[John Rogan]] as [[Prof. Johnathan Shakeshaft]]
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*[[Dr. Jenny Wendle]] - [[Jaye Griffiths]]
* [[Jaye Griffiths]] as [[Dr. Jenny Wendle]]
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*[[Dr. Andy Starfinder]] - [[Eric Loren]]
* [[Eric Loren]] as [[Dr. Andy Starfinder]]
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*[[Veronica Dewdrop]] (The Beetle) - [[Jenny Galloway]]
* [[Jenny Galloway]] as [[Veronica Dewdrop]] (The Beetle)
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*[[Ben Stemson]] - [[Christian Coulson]]
* [[Christian Coulson]] as [[Ben Stemson]]
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*[[Elaine Stemson]] - Heather Wright
* Heather Wright as [[Elaine Stemson]]
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*[[Miss Hardbroom]] - [[Kate Duchêne]]
* [[Kate Duchêne]] as [[Miss Hardbroom]]
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*[[Enid Nightshade]] - [[Jessica Fox]]
* [[Jessica Fox]] as [[Enid Nightshade]]
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*Azmat's Granny - Surendra Kochar
* Surendra Kochar as Azmat's Granny
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*The Gargoyle - Jimmy Vee
* Jimmy Vee as The Gargoyle
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*Turpin - Harry Miller
* Harry Miller as Turpin
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*[[Mr Denton|Mr. Denton]] - David Sterne
* David Sterne as Mr. Denton
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*[[Dr. Josie Foster|Dr Josie Foster]] - Gillian Hanna
* Gillian Hanna as [[Dr. Josie Foster|Dr Josie Foster]]
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*Vet - Kitty Martin
* Kitty Martin as Vet
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*Guy De Malfeasance - Milo Twomey
* Milo Twomey as Guy De Malfeasance
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*Alison - Tara Hayes
* Tara Hayes as Alison
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*Young Prof. Shakeshaft - Nick Haverson
* Nick Haverson as Young Prof. Shakeshaft
 
   
 
==Episodes==
 
==Episodes==
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==DVD Release==
 
==DVD Release==
 
In 2007, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shock Shock] released Weirdsister College on DVD, in a boxset with Season 3 of [[The Worst Witch TV Series|The Worst Witch]], although it is titled as "Series 4" of The Worst Witch. Shock also released box sets of Seasons 1 & 2 of The Worst Witch, and Seasons 1 & 2 of [[The New Worst Witch]]. These are all on [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Region_4 Region 4], being released only in [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australia Australia], but playable in other reigons.
 
In 2007, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shock Shock] released Weirdsister College on DVD, in a boxset with Season 3 of [[The Worst Witch TV Series|The Worst Witch]], although it is titled as "Series 4" of The Worst Witch. Shock also released box sets of Seasons 1 & 2 of The Worst Witch, and Seasons 1 & 2 of [[The New Worst Witch]]. These are all on [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Region_4 Region 4], being released only in [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australia Australia], but playable in other reigons.
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==Gallery==
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See Here: [[Gallery: Weirdsister College]]
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
*The 7th episode in the series (Dr. Foster, I presume) is a reference to the quote "Dr. Livingstone, I presume." by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Morton_Stanley Henry Morton Stanley].
 
*The 7th episode in the series (Dr. Foster, I presume) is a reference to the quote "Dr. Livingstone, I presume." by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Morton_Stanley Henry Morton Stanley].
 
*The twelfth episode in the series (The Whisperer) is the only episode in the series that was marked ''To Be Continued...''
 
*The twelfth episode in the series (The Whisperer) is the only episode in the series that was marked ''To Be Continued...''
* [[Felicity Jones]] returns to playing [[Ethel Hallow]], after leaving after the first series of The Worst Witch. She explains that she changed her appearance to hide the fact she's related to her sister [[Sybil Hallow]]. Now that she is in Weirdsister, she felt as though it was safe to change back
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felicity_Jones Felicity Jones] returns to playing [[Ethel Hallow]], as for seasons 2 and 3 of The Worst Witch she shaped her appearance to hide the fact she is sister of winy [[Sybil Hallow]]. When she came to Weirdsister, she felt as though it was safe to change back, and resumed the appearance of Ethel Hallow of The Worst Witch season 1.
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*Weirdsister College had a working title of The Worst Witch: The College Years.
   
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==
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*[http://www.tv.com/show/10015/summary.html ''Weirdsister College''] at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TV.com TV.com]
 
*[http://www.tv.com/show/10015/summary.html ''Weirdsister College''] at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TV.com TV.com]
 
*[http://www.idris-c.com/WeirdsisterCollege/ Weirdsister College Source]
 
*[http://www.idris-c.com/WeirdsisterCollege/ Weirdsister College Source]
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[[Category:Weirdsister College]]

Latest revision as of 00:53, January 8, 2018

This article is written from a real world point of view and so is not considered part of The Worst Witch universe.

Weirdsister College
Wierdsister title
Weirdsister College Title

Starring

Georgina Sherrington
Bobby Barry
Abeille Gélinas
Felicity Jones
Charmian May

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

No. of Series

1

No. of episodes

13

Runtime

30 minutes per episode

Network

ITV (within CITV)

First Aired

5 November 2001- 8 February 2002

Weirdsister College: The Further Adventures of the Worst Witch is the sequel to successful British children's television series The Worst Witch (1998-2001). Weirdsister College ran for only 13 episodes and there have been no publicised talks for a returning series.

From the 26th of October 2009 to mid November, Weirdsister College was shown on Citv Channel. All 13 episodes were shown and aired at 5.30pm to 6.00pm. When all the episodes were aired, The New Worst Witch began.
Weirdsister College Cast

Weirdsister College main cast

OverviewEdit

We follow Mildred Hubble in her first year at Weirdsister College, a university for students of magic. Similar to her adventures at Cackle's, Mildred usually messes up, but saves the day at the end. The series has a darker side than The Worst Witch, with evil creatures and a possible doomsday. Weirdsister College was directed by Alex Kirby and Stefan Pleszczynski, Who were directors on The Worst WitchMartin Riley, who wrote many episodes of The Worst Witch, was a writer on Weirdsister College, and went on to write for The New Worst Witch. Producer Michael Haggiag also worked on The Worst Witch and The New Worst Witch.

CastEdit

EpisodesEdit

  1. The All Seeing Eye
  2. Never on Friday
  3. The Gargoyle
  4. The End of Misery's
  5. All That Jazz
  6. Dreamcatcher
  7. Dr. Foster, I Presume
  8. The Seventh Sense
  9. The Golden Cauldron
  10. Good Friends
  11. Shaky Foundations
  12. The Whisperer
  13. The Gates of Power

DVD ReleaseEdit

In 2007, Shock released Weirdsister College on DVD, in a boxset with Season 3 of The Worst Witch, although it is titled as "Series 4" of The Worst Witch. Shock also released box sets of Seasons 1 & 2 of The Worst Witch, and Seasons 1 & 2 of The New Worst Witch. These are all on Region 4, being released only in Australia, but playable in other reigons.

GalleryEdit

See Here: Gallery: Weirdsister College

TriviaEdit

  • The 7th episode in the series (Dr. Foster, I presume) is a reference to the quote "Dr. Livingstone, I presume." by Henry Morton Stanley.
  • The twelfth episode in the series (The Whisperer) is the only episode in the series that was marked To Be Continued...
  • Felicity Jones returns to playing Ethel Hallow, as for seasons 2 and 3 of The Worst Witch she shaped her appearance to hide the fact she is sister of winy Sybil Hallow. When she came to Weirdsister, she felt as though it was safe to change back, and resumed the appearance of Ethel Hallow of The Worst Witch season 1.
  • Weirdsister College had a working title of The Worst Witch: The College Years.

External LinksEdit

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