HAPPY Days star Henry Winkler will be among the cast of Peter Pan at the Liverpool Empire later next month.

Joining the New York-born actor in the pantomime, which will be staged from December 7 until January 3 are former Atomic Kitten Natasha Hamilton as Peter Pan and Les Dennis as Buttons.

Henry, who played The Fonz in the popular 1970s comedy said: "I am so excited to be returning to the UK to appear in Peter Pan.

"I hear that the Liverpool Empire is one of the most beautiful theatres in the country and it will be a pleasure to perform there.

"I really look forward to meeting the people of Liverpool. So hook your tickets now to board the Jolly Roger."

Tickets are from the box office on 0844 847 2525 or LiverpoolEmpire.org.uk