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Faerie Tale Theatre 

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A miscellany of numerous classic fairy tales' adaptations.
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1987   1986   1985   1984   1983   1982  
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Shelley Duvall ...  Self - Host / ... 17 episodes, 1982-1987
John Achorn ...  Comedian / ... 11 episodes, 1982-1987
Patrick DeSantis Patrick DeSantis ...  Ensemble / ... 9 episodes, 1982-1987
David McCharen David McCharen ...  Alfred / ... 7 episodes, 1984-1987
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Inspired by an earlier children's series, Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Shelley Duvall hosted this series featuring some of the best known actors and actresses in Hollywood performing adaptations of traditional stories. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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This series was inspired by an earlier children's television series Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958). See more »

Alternate Versions

Some episodes released on DVD by Starmaker II and Koch Vision were edited. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Robin Williams/James Taylor (1988) See more »

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Best Show Ever
23 November 2001 | by TheSoupNaziSee all my reviews

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 September 1982 (USA) See more »

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Shelley Duvall's Faerie Tale Theatre See more »

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(27 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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