Alfie is said to have lost out to Emma Watson for the role of Hermione in Harry Potter. Jack Whitehall auditioned for the role of Harry for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. (2001).

Disabled character and disabled actor: Jack Binstead (Remm Dogg) has Osteogenesis Imperfecta and is an international-standard wheelchair athlete

Like the popular Channel 4 / E4 sitcom, The Inbetweeners, Bad Education will also have a movie. Jack Whitehall confirmed it on his Twitter account and stated it's currently filming in Cornwall.