David Hasselhoff confirmed as this year’s star performer at the Bristol Hippodrome

David Hasselhoff has been confirmed as the star performer for this year’s Christmas pantomime at The Bristol Hippodrome.

The global star, famous for roles including Baywatch and Knight Rider, will be taking to the stage as Captain Hook in Peter Pan.

The pantomime will be running at the theatre from 10 December 2010 – 08 January 2012.

David Hasselhoff said: ” I am so delighted to be returning to the role of Captain Hook, I had a blast last year in Wimbledon. I’ve been spending a great deal of time in the UK, it feels like my second home and I can’t wait to spend Christmas with the people of Bristol. Watch out – Hoff the Hook is coming to get ya!”

Tickets from £20