"The Worst Witch" series is based on the first four "Worst Witch" books by Jill Murphy. It follows the adventures of Mildred Hubble, (Georgina Sherrington) a witch attending Cackles Academy. She's called the "Worst Witch" because she's always caught getting into trouble.
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The similarities between this and the Harry Potter series have been noted for years. Kate Duchene was even offered a part in Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets, but turned it down out of loyalty to The Worst Witch franchise. See more
The opening credits for the pilot feature a different music track than the other episodes which have the school song as the theme. See more
Version of The Worst Witch