Animated adaptations of Hans Christan Andersen's classic fairy tales. The series celebrates his 200th birthday using a narrative style and wit updated to suit present day audience.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1   Unknown  
2005   2004   Unknown  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Grandad tells his grandchildren about his adventures as a boy.

Stars: Peadar Lamb, Maile Flanagan, Russi Taylor
Xiaolin Showdown (TV Series 2003)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young Xiaolin monk named Omi with a giant yellow head leads a trio of other students to collect powerful items known as Shen Gong Wu while battling the evil Jack Spicer who is also after the artifacts

Stars: Jeff Bennett, Danny Cooksey, Grey DeLisle
Arthur (TV Series 1996)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Based on the books by Marc Brown, these are the adventures of Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, and his family and friends as they grow up and learn how to be good neighbors to one another.

Stars: J.T. Turner, Melissa Altro, Daniel Brochu
W.I.T.C.H. (2004–2006)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Five teenage girls learn that they have been chosen to guard the walls between parallel universes. For this purpose, they have been given the powers of the elements.

Stars: Kelly Stables, Candi Milo, Liza Del Mundo
H2O: Just Add Water (TV Series 2006)
Adventure | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Three girls become mermaids after a mysterious island transforms them and gives them special powers.

Stars: Cariba Heine, Phoebe Tonkin, Angus McLaren
Krummernes Jul (TV Series 1996)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Stars: Per Damgaard Hansen, Dick Kaysø, Karen-Lise Mynster
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A show featuring the exploits of the Grim Reaper, forced into being the best friend of two children.

Stars: Greg Eagles, Richard Steven Horvitz, Grey DeLisle
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Henrik Koefoed ...
 Hans Christian Andersen / ... (29 episodes, 2004-2005)
Edit

Storyline

Animated adaptations of Hans Christan Andersen's classic fairy tales. The series celebrates his 200th birthday using a narrative style and wit updated to suit present day audience.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2004 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

A mesemondó  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(26 episodes) (2004-2005) (TV)

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Kids will love it
11 December 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This series did the rounds on ABC Kids once about 2 months, before being relegated to a less popular Saturday Morning slot for repeats. Whilst it isn't as funny as other modern day adaptations such as 'Martin Morning' or 'Once Upon A Time', it should still prove popular for kids who love a good story and aren't too fussed about quality voice-work or believable plots. The animation and sound is simple yet effective, and the characters very clear-cut with good morals and values.

Overall, a clear return to Hans Christian Andersens traditional fairy tales, with the only bells and whistles being in the surprisingly good intro before each episode. This short section is actually quite meaningful (I should know I studied it for English) and should offer some parents a bit of insight into how their kids view the world, sometimes on a much deeper level than the parents, and always on a more fun one. Certainly not groundbreaking stuff, but worth a watch if you get the chance.


9 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This is a longshot, but oh well (Please Read) black_sands
Discuss The Fairytaler (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page