The Storyteller

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The StoryTeller is a British live-action/puppet television series that originally aired in 1987 and which was created and executively produced by Jim Henson.
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The StoryTeller is a British live-action/puppet television series that originally aired in 1987 and which was created and executively produced by Jim Henson.

Original Release

01/31/1987 on HBO

US Release

01/31/1987

Cast

John Hurt The Storyteller
Brian Henson Storyteller's Dog / Dog
Brian Henson Dog
Michael Gambon The Storyteller
Brian Henson Storyteller's Dog
Brian Henson Griffin / Storyteller's Dog
Brian Henson Storyteller's Dog / Devil
Jennifer Saunders Badsister 1
Sandra Voe Trollop
John Kavanagh Beggar
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Theseus and the Minotaur Sunday, 01 December 1991
2 Perseus and the Gorgon Sunday, 08 December 1991
3 Orpheus and Eurydice Sunday, 15 December 1991
4 Daedalus and Icarus Sunday, 22 December 1991
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Directors

Steve Barron, Jim Henson, Charles Sturridge, Paul Weiland, Jon Amiel, Peter K. Smith, John Madden

Writers

Anthony Minghella

Cast

John Hurt The Storyteller
Brian Henson Storyteller's Dog / Dog
Brian Henson Dog
Michael Gambon The Storyteller
Brian Henson Storyteller's Dog
Brian Henson Griffin / Storyteller's Dog
Brian Henson Storyteller's Dog / Devil
Jennifer Saunders Badsister 1
Sandra Voe Trollop
John Kavanagh Beggar
Richard Lintern Prince 1
Dawn French Badsister 2
Sean Bean Prince
Philip Jackson King
Geoffrey Bayldon King
Alun Armstrong Troll
Joely Richardson Princess
Gemma Jones Queen
Steven Mackintosh Lucky
Gabrielle Anwar Lidia

Producers

Jim Henson Executive Producer
Martin G. Baker Producer
Duncan Kenworthy Producer
Mark Shivas Producer

Editors

David Yardley, Colin Green

1988EmmyOutstanding Children's Program Nominated
1988EmmyOutstanding Children's Program Nominated
1987EmmyOutstanding Children's Program Won
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