The Demon Headmaster was a televsion series, made for CBBC, based on the Demon Headmaster books by Gillian Cross. A notable fact from the TV series is that the only character who wear glasses of any kind is the Headmaster himself: he is only able to hypnotise people when he removes these.
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Cast and characters
- Terrence Hardiman as The Demon Headmaster
- Frances Amey as Dinah Hunter
- Gunnar Cauthery as Lloyd Hunter
- Thomas Szekeres as Harvey Hunter
- Kristy Bruce as Ingrid
- Rachael Goodyer as Mandy
- Anthony Cumber as Ian
Relation to the books
The television show was adapted from four of The Demon Headmaster novels by Gillian Cross.
The first three episodes of series one were adapted from the first book, The Demon Headmaster, and episodes 4 - 6 were adapted from the second book in the series, The Demon Headmaster and the Prime Minister's Brain. The second series was adapted from The Demon Headmaster Strikes Again, and the third series is adapted from The Demon Headmaster Takes Over.