Nov 15, 2018

BBC one sees return of Watership Down this Christmas

A still from the upcoming mini series

Watership Down returns this Christmas in a new 4-part mini-series, brought to you by the BBC and Netflix. Each 50-minute episode follows one leg of the journey of the determined Hazel (James McAvoy) and insightful Fiver (Nicholas Holt), as they try to find and establish a home at the safe haven of Watership Down.

Richard Adams’ best-selling book will be brought to life once again by an all-star cast also including Gemma Arterton, John Boyega, Olivia Colman, Sir Ben Kingsley, Daniel Kaluuya, Rosamund Pike, Peter Capaldi, Taron Egerton, Mackenzie Crook and more!

A still from the upcoming miniseries

The show will be available on BBC1 and iPlayer over Christmas, before later becoming available on Netflix.

Read more about the show on the Radio Times website.