Henry Winkler Announces New TV Series

Written by Ella Thomson on Friday, March 15th, 2013

Henry Winkler, best known as the actor who portrayed The Fonz in Happy Days, has announced a deal to adapt his Hank Zipzer book series into a television series. The series is semi-biographical, based on Winkler’s experiences growing up with learning disabilities.


Order of Hank Zipzer Books

Hank Zipzer is a fictional character featured in a series of children’s books by American authors Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver. The character is based on the real life of Henry Winkler. Hank is the “world’s greatest underachiever,” suffering from dyslexia and overcoming it. The series deals with learning disabilities in a gentle and humourous […]


Order of Henry Winkler Books

Henry Winkler is an American author of children’s books, but is best known for his role as The Fonz on Happy Days. He has also produced several TV shows (including MacGyver) and directed films such as Cop and a Half with Burt Reynolds. Since then, Henry has started a children’s book series along with Lin […]