Diary of a Wimpy Kid 3: Dog Days DVD Premiere

Author Jeff Kinney’s enjoyed enormous success with his Diary of a Wimpy Kid series both in print and on the big screen.

So, with Diary of a Wimpy Kid 3: Dog Days out now on DVD and Blu-ray Triple Play, the VUE cinema at London’s Westfield Shopping Centre hosted a DVD premiere for the film.

This latest flick follows wimpy tween Greg Heffley and best friend Rowley Jefferson on a series of madcap adventures during their school summer holidays.

I caught up with Jeff and guests Ashley Walters (Top Boy), presenter Kevin Adams, and¬†investigative reporter Donal MacIntyre ahead of the screening. Check out the videos to see what they said…

Jeff Kinney chats about whether he was a wimpy kid, his childhood experiences that made it into the Wimpy Kid books and movies, future Wimpy Kid books and animated features, and advice to young writers:

Ashley Walters chats about what he was like as a kid, guest-starring in Doctor Who, the new series of Top Boy, new TV and movie projects including The Charlatans, Break, and a British Bad Boys-style movie with The Wire’s Idris Elba and Noel Clarke:

Presenter Kevin Adams chats about childhood memories, his favourite dance movies, The Kevin Adams School of Performing Arts, and his new TV lifestyle show:

Donal MacIntyre, investigative reporter and documentary director, talks about keeping a diary, what kind of parent he is, and the Sundance London Film and Music Festival:

Diary of a Wimpy Kid 3: Dog Days is out now on DVD and Blu-ray.