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James and the Giant Peach with Taika & Friends

James and the Giant Peach with Taika & Friends

Price: Free


Still looking for more ways to entertain the kids? Or just a fan of Roald Dahl’s classic tales?

Join Academy Award-winning filmmaker, Taika Waititi as he reads James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl, in full across 10 episodes, to raise money for @PartnersInHealth at: http://www.pih.org/giantpeach

In Episode 1, Taika is joined by Chris Hemsworth, Liam Hemsworth and Nick Kroll as they start this ever so exciting story and read Chapters 1 – 4 of James and the Giant Peach.

Other guests include Meryl Streep, Benedict Cumberbatch and Ryan Reynolds.

If you can, please visit  http://www.pih.org/giantpeach  to donate NOW. The Roald Dahl Story Company and their partners will be matching every single donation. 

New episodes are released every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6pm BST / 1pm EST / 10 PST. Be sure to never miss an episode by subscribing to the Roald Dahl YouTube channel.

After more James and the Giant Peach inspired fun? Visit http://roalddahl.com/giantpeach to find a whole host of FREE activities inspired by the book.

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