Faerie Tale Theatre 40 years old

Faerie Tale Theatre

A live-action children's television anthology series retelling popular fairy tales.

Credits

Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren

Princess Emilia

Jeff Goldblum
Jeff Goldblum

Buck Wolf

Bud Cort
Bud Cort

The Page

Bud Cort
Bud Cort

Music Master

Paul Reubens
Paul Reubens

Pinocchio

Cast

Name Character
Helen Mirren She was 37 , now 77 years old as Princess Emilia
Jeff Goldblum He was 29 , now 70 years old as Buck Wolf
Bud Cort He was 34 , now 74 years old as The Page
Bud Cort He was 34 , now 74 years old as Music Master
Peter MacNicol He was 28 , now 68 years old as Martin
Paul Reubens He was 30 , now 70 years old as Pinocchio
Paul Reubens He was 30 , now 70 years old as Guest Interviewee
Jennifer Beals She was 18 , now 58 years old as Cinderella
Dick Shawn He was 58 , 63 years old when he died as Emperor
Susan Sarandon She was 35 , now 76 years old as Beauty
Dennis Christopher He was 26 , now 66 years old as Jack
Edward James Olmos He was 35 , now 75 years old as Prime Minister
Joan Collins She was 49 , now 89 years old as Stepmother / Witch
James Earl Jones He was 51 , now 91 years old as Genie / Narrator
John Lithgow He was 36 , now 77 years old as Goldilocks' Father
Billy Crystal He was 34 , now 74 years old as Larry
Charlie Dell He was 38 , now 79 years old as The Page
Lauren Hutton She was 38 , now 79 years old as The Lady of Summer
René Auberjonois He was 42 , 79 years old when he died as King Boris
René Auberjonois He was 42 , 79 years old when he died as King Ulrich
Alfre Woodard She was 29 , now 70 years old as Princess Lovinia
Eric Idle He was 39 , now 79 years old as Narrator (voice)
Eric Idle He was 39 , now 79 years old as The Pied Piper / Robert Browning
Harry Dean Stanton He was 56 , 91 years old when he died as Rip Van Winkle
William Katt He was 31 , now 71 years old as Flower Prince
Jeff Bridges He was 32 , now 72 years old as Claude / Prince
Howard Hesseman He was 42 , now 82 years old as King
Vanessa Redgrave She was 45 , now 85 years old as The Evil Queen
Brock Peters He was 54 , 77 years old when he died as Orge
Talia Shire She was 36 , now 76 years old as Wilma Van Winkle
Carrie Fisher She was 25 , 60 years old when she died as Thumbelina
Conchata Ferrell She was 39 , now 79 years old as Thumbelina's Mother
Shelley Duvall She was 33 , now 73 years old as Nightingale / Narrator (voice)
Shelley Duvall She was 33 , now 73 years old as The Miller's Daughter
Shelley Duvall She was 33 , now 73 years old as Marie / Rapunzel
Tim Conway He was 48 , 85 years old when he died as Mayoral Candidate
Christopher Lee He was 60 , 93 years old when he died as King Vladimir V
Mary Woronov She was 38 , now 78 years old as Governess
Tony Cox He was 24 , now 64 years old as Herald
Tony Cox He was 24 , now 64 years old as Bubba
Vincent Price He was 71 , 82 years old when he died as The Magic Mirror
Matthew Broderick He was 20 , now 60 years old as Prince Henry
Christopher Reeve He was 29 , 52 years old when he died as Prince Charming / 'My Son, the Prince'
Ricky Schroder He was 12 , now 52 years old as Hansel
Robin Williams He was 31 , 63 years old when he died as The Frog / Prince Robin
Treat Williams He was 30 , now 70 years old as Prince Andrew
Hervé Villechaize He was 39 , 50 years old when he died as Rumpelstiltskin
Peter Weller He was 35 , now 75 years old as The Soldier
Alan Arkin He was 48 , now 88 years old as Bo
James Coburn He was 54 , 74 years old when he died as The Gypsy

Crew

Name Job title
Fred Fuchs Production Producer
Robert Iscove Directing He was 35 , now 75 years old Director
Tim Burton Directing He was 24 , now 64 years old Director
Francis Ford Coppola Directing He was 43 , now 83 years old Director
Nicholas Meyer Directing He was 36 , now 76 years old Director
Mark Curtiss Writing Writer
Shelley Duvall Production She was 33 , now 73 years old Producer
Roger Vadim Directing He was 54 , 72 years old when he died Director
Gilbert Cates Directing He was 48 , 77 years old when he died Director
Tony Bill Directing He was 42 , now 82 years old Director
Graeme Clifford Directing He was 40 , now 80 years old Director
Jeremy Kagan Directing He was 36 , now 76 years old Director
Peter Medak Directing He was 44 , now 84 years old Director
James Frawley Directing He was 45 , 82 years old when he died Director
Mark Cullingham Directing Director
Maryedith Burrell Writing She was 30 , now 70 years old Writer
Michael Lindsay-Hogg Directing He was 42 , now 82 years old Director
Jeffrey Alan Fiskin Writing Writer
Bridget Terry Production Producer
Faerie Tale Theatre poster
Faerie Tale Theatre (40 years)

Ended

  • First Air Date: 1982-09-11
  • Runtime: [51] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 27