The Charmings (1987–1988)

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Snow White, Prince Charming and their family are transported through time to the present day. They try to fit into normal society, despite their unfamiliarity with technology.

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 nominations. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
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 Eric Charming (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Queen Lillian White (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
Cork Hubbert ...
 Luther (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Thomas Charming (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Cory Charming (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Don 'King of Carpets' Miller (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
Dori Brenner ...
 Sally Miller (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 The Mirror (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Snow White Charming (15 episodes, 1987-1988)
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Snow White, Prince Charming and their family are transported through time to the present day. They try to fit into normal society, despite their unfamiliarity with technology. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Snow White and Prince Charming fell asleep in the Enchanted Forest... they woke up in Burbank! See more »

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20 May 1987 (USA)  »

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Biancaneve a Beverly Hills  »

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Snow White Charming: [referring to Lillian] Mother's spells run hot and cold. Maybe she is going through the change?
Queen Lillian White: How dare she insult my witchcraft! Oh, is it hot in here?
The Mirror: Well, Lillian, let's examine the evidence first. You get us stuck here, now you've brought Cinderella. Next I suppose it will be Goldilocks and The Three Bears, then what are you going to do?
Queen Lillian White: We'll buy some porridge... OK?
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One of the best shows of the 80's
20 June 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this show from day one and fell in love with Lillian. Scheming, malicious evil women are my one weakness. I always felt they should have chucked the rest of the cast and made it the Lillian and the magic mirror show. I still have all 21 episodes from 1987 that are still in good viewing condition, save one ep. I just watched them not long ago after learning of Paul Winfield's untimely death.

Paul Winfield has some great one liners throughtout the series.

Lillian: "Lets see..what should I wear?" (Begins to disrobe) Mirror: "I dont know but if you're taking your clothes off I'm leaving. (disappears from view

Mirror: "Ok, Lillian. You want to know who's fairer than you? (Pulls out telephone book and opens it) "Now this is just the greater los angeles area."

Lillian: "Im good with forest animals" Mirror: "you barbecue them"

Lillian get sick and Mirror tells her to open wide so he can look Mirror: "Whoa! Its all nasty back there Lillian: "what should I do?" Mirror: Close your mouth! Your'e making me sick!"

Plus so many more. I wish one day these would be released to dvd. Charmings rule!


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