Trivia: The BFG
- Hey, It's That Voice!: In the movie, the BFG is voiced by David Jason, who continues his involvement with animators Cosgrove Hall after playing lead roles in Danger Mouse, Count Duckula and The Wind in the Willows.
- The maid, Mary plays another kind of housekeeper involving herself with supernatural beings
- The Head of the Army is voiced by Ballard Berkeley, most recognisable as the Major in Fawlty Towers. This was his last acting role before his death.
- Getting Crap Past the Radar:
- Dahl said the BFG's made-up words are collected from his wife's damaged vocabulary after a surgery, in fact they are left in for the parents to understand.
- A television is called a Bunkum Box, which come from the American political term Buncombe.