Percelle Ascott has started shooting again for Wizards vs Aliens on BBC1 for the second in this very popular series. Percelle plays science expert ‘Benny’, best friend of protagonist Tom. The series, which has been widely praised and boasts an already huge fan base, created by those involved in Doctor Who and The Sarah-Jane Adventures, Russell T Davies and Phil Ford. The new series will air later on in the year and will feature 14 episodes, two episodes more than the first series.
Wizards Vs Aliens focuses on two 16-year-old wizards Tom and Benny, as they battle the forces of the alien Nekross, who have invaded Earth with the intent of consuming anything and anyone connected to magic. Fellow cast include Annette Badland, Brian Blessed, Michael Higgs, Jefferson Hall and Gwendoline Christie.Overview
Percelle leads in Netflix series The Innocents.
He trained at The Brit School. Screen credits include Tickle Monster for Film 4, co-lead in the BBC series Wizards Vs Aliens, and series regular for E4 series Youngers.
Percelle is co-writer and founder of the online platform The Wall of Comedy. Since its launch in 2015 the platform has spanned over 5 billion views, reaching over 107,000,000 people per week.About Sainou
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