The Storyteller

Production Information

Television | Series: 9 x 30' and 4 x 30'

This anthology series features both human actors and creations from Jim Henson's Creature Shop in this retelling of classic folk tales, fables, and legends. The series stars John Hurt in the title role. Aided by his cynical dog, Hurt narrates fascinating tales that combine humor, intrigue, and magic

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The Storyteller, 1987–1989


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