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"Faerie Tale Theatre" (1982) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1982-1987

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Faerie Tale Theatre: :  -- Shelly Duvall hosts this collection of popular faerie tales

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Seasons:
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Release Date:
11 September 1982 (USA) See more »
Plot:
At a time when most other shows for children were either low-budget productions or product-inspired... See more »
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Awards:
12 wins & 28 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Best Show Ever See more (24 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 4 of 52)

Shelley Duvall ... Herself - Host / ... (16 episodes, 1982-1986)
John Achorn ... Comedian / ... (12 episodes, 1982-1987)
Patrick DeSantis ... Ensemble / ... (9 episodes, 1982-1987)
David McCharen ... Alfred / ... (7 episodes, 1984-1987)
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Series Directed by
Peter Medak (5 episodes, 1984-1987)
Gilbert Cates (2 episodes, 1983-1984)
Graeme Clifford (2 episodes, 1983-1984)
Robert Iscove (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Mark Cullingham (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
 
Series Writing credits
Rod Ash (10 episodes, 1983-1987)
Mark Curtiss (10 episodes, 1983-1987)
Maryedith Burrell (3 episodes, 1984-1987)
Hans Christian Andersen (2 episodes, 1983-1985)
Charles Perrault (2 episodes, 1983-1985)
David Wyles (2 episodes, 1983)
Robert C. Jones (2 episodes, 1984)

Series Produced by
Shelley Duvall .... executive producer / producer (26 episodes, 1982-1987)
Fred Fuchs .... producer (26 episodes, 1982-1987)
Bridget Terry .... producer (26 episodes, 1982-1987)
Jonathan T. Taplin .... producer (2 episodes, 1982)
Sandra Pearson .... associate producer (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Andi Copley .... associate producer (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Original Music by
Robert Folk (3 episodes, 1984-1987)
Stephen Barber (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Film Editing by
Marco Zappia (27 episodes, 1982-1987)
 
Series Production Design by
Michael Erler (5 episodes, 1984-1986)
 
Series Art Direction by
Richard Charles Greenbaum (12 episodes, 1985-1987)
Jane Osmann (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Lissa Kapstrom (1 episode, 1984)
 
Series Costume Design by
J. Allen Highfill (3 episodes, 1984)
Terrence Tam Soon (2 episodes, 1985)
 
Series Makeup Department
Sheryl Ptak .... makeup designer (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Richard Sabre .... hairstyles designer / hair stylist / ... (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Ron Wild .... makeup designer (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Claude Díaz .... assistant hair stylist / hair assistant (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Dianne Roberson .... assistant hair stylist / hair assistant (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Production Management
Claire Barrett Young .... unit manager (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Douglas Wellman .... unit manager (2 episodes, 1982)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jay Abramowitz .... key stage manager / assistant director (5 episodes, 1986-1987)
David Grossman .... associate director (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Art Department
Tim Schultz .... property master / head props (17 episodes, 1984-1987)
Rocky Torromeo .... head carpenter (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
 
Series Sound Department
Phillip Seretti .... post-production sound supervisor / sound re-recording mixer / ... (14 episodes, 1982-1987)
Ron Cronkhite .... sound / audio (3 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Special Effects by
Wayne Beauchamp .... pyrotechnician / special effects (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Rick Heinrichs .... models and effects (1 episode, 1986)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Mark J. Levin .... lighting directer / lighting director (25 episodes, 1982-1987)
Ron Brooks .... camera operator / cameraman (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Ralph Alcocer .... camera operator / cameraman (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
David N. Banks .... camera operator / cameraman (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
George Riesenberger .... lighting designer / lighting director (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Jerry Nashleanas .... head electrician (2 episodes, 1984)

Michael J. Jacobs .... special still photographer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Beth Alexander .... costumer / assistant costume designer (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Tony Fiorito .... wardrobe assistant (4 episodes, 1984-1985)

Katherine Dover .... key costumer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Ben Santoyo .... assistant editor (1 episode, 1985)
 
Series Music Department
Rob Meurer .... composer: additional music / music producer (3 episodes, 1985-1987)
 
Series Other crew
Stewart Duvall .... production staff (25 episodes, 1983-1987)
Vaughn Gaddey .... technical director (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Bonnie Grossblatt .... production staff / assistant accountant (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Lincoln Harrison .... technical manager (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Lynn Houston .... assistant: Shelley Duvall / production assistant (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Annette Lorenz .... assistant to the producers / production assistant (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Cheryl Mitchell .... production staff / research coordinator (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Melissa Rhys Moore .... production accountant (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Sandy Prudden .... stage manager (4 episodes, 1984-1985)
Billy Bryan .... puppeteer (3 episodes, 1982-1983)
Jim Schaller .... production staff (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Harold Schiff .... production consultant (3 episodes, 1984-1985)
Paula Montgomery .... production secretary / production coordinator (3 episodes, 1984)
Jennifer Cobb .... stage manager (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Vicki Hillman .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1984-1985)
Terry Corey .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1984)
 

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Also Known As:
"Shelley Duvall's Faerie Tale Theatre" - USA (alternative title)
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50 min (27 episodes)
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This was one of the first TV shows to be released on home video.See more »
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5 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Best Show Ever, 23 November 2001
Author: OscarManiac

If there was one television series that I could give an award to, this would be it. It was one of the most outstanding show i've ever seen. It came on when I was little, but as I grew older I still loved the show because of it's great actors. After watching it constantly on PBS, I taped all of the episodes when they became re-runs on the Disney Channel. If they ever do become re-runs again, i highly encourage everyone to watch it. You won't be disappointed.

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