The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse


Peter is directing with Charlie Mackesy an animated short film adaptation of Charlie's bestselling illustrated book The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse. It will be coming to BBC One and iPlayer this Christmas.

It stars Tom Hollander as ‘the mole’, Idris Elba OBE as ‘the fox’, Gabriel Byrne as ‘the horse’ and newcomer Jude Coward Nicoll as ‘the boy’.

Directed by Peter Baynton & Charlie Mackesy
Produced by Matthew Freud
Produced by Cara Speller
Produced by J.J. Abrams & Hannah Minghella
Adapted by Jon Croker & Charlie Mackesy
Original score by Isobel Waller-Bridge

A Matthew Freud production, produced by Cara Speller of NoneMore Productions and J.J. Abrams and Hannah Minghella of Bad Robot Productions.