Avengers star Tom Hiddleston is among the latest group of celebrities to sit on the couch and read a Cbeebies Bedtime story.
The British actor, alongside TV presenter Cat Deeley, are the next big names set to be added to a long list of celebrities to have read a book to fall asleep on the children’s TV channel of the BBC.
So far this year Bridgerton Duke Régé-Jean Page, actors Tom hardy and Chris O’Dowd, singer Rag’n’Bone Man and Strictly dancer Oti Mabuse also all settled into the studio to read a popular children’s tale – with Tom Hardy’s appearances being considered the most watched stories on chain.
Host Cat Deeley will read Cbeebies’ bedtime story this Sunday – Father’s Day – titled Love Makes A Family, by Sophie Beer, about the love shared by family members.
Meanwhile, Tom Hiddleston will make his CBeebies debut on Friday, June 25 when he reads Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet’s fun adventure ‘Supertato’, about a superhero potato and a supervillain pea. .
Tom, who played Loki in The Avengers movies and in the Disney Plus series which debuted last week, will open the story by saying, “Tonight’s bedtime story is all about a supervillain. This guy is really naughty, very cheeky … and bright green. But fear not, because where there are problems, a superhero is sure to follow. “
CBeebies Bedtime Stories airs at 6:50 p.m. on CBeebies and can also be viewed on BBC iPlayer.
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