Michael Bond’s stories of the marmalade-loving, duffel-coat-wearing bear from darkest Peru have been entertaining children all over the world for over 55 years.
Since the first book, A Bear Called Paddington, was published in 1958, a further 13 full-length novels & countless other formats have been published & also adapted several times for the small screen.
The BAFTA winning film from StudioCanal held the #1 spot at the UK box office in December 2014 & was the #1 best-selling DVD of 2015 in the official BVA sales chart.
The live action/CGi film, with an all star cast headed by Hugh Bonneville, Nicole Kidman & Ben Whishaw, received 5 star ratings & has won numerous awards including Best Screen Play 2016 at the Writers’ Guild Awards.
Paddington 2 will be released in November 2017 with Hugh Grant & Brendan Gleeson joining the cast.
In 2018 Paddington celebrates its 60th anniversary with major international activity.
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