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The Storyteller (1987– )

TV Series | 225 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog.
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Updated Jan 31, 1987

Release date (First episode)
Apr 28, 1989 (United States)

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105 cast members
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John Hurt
The Storyteller The Storyteller   See fewer
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Brian Henson
Storyteller's Dog / Devil / Griffin Storyteller's Dog / Devil / Griffin   See fewer
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Frederick Warder
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David Greenaway
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Robert Tygner
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Alistair Fullarton
Death / Devil / Griffin / Hare Death / Devil / Griffin / Hare   See fewer
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Mak Wilson
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Diana Payan
Miller's Wife / Passerby Miller's Wife / Passerby   See fewer
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Robin Summers
Jailer / Town Crier Jailer / Town Crier   See fewer
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Michael Kilgarriff
Lion / Pond Sprite Lion / Pond Sprite   See fewer
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Peter Marinker
Devil / Wolf Devil / Wolf   See fewer
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Reece Dinsdale
Fearnot Fearnot   See fewer
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Eric Richard
Farmer Farmer   See fewer
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Alison Doody
Sapsorrow Sapsorrow   See fewer
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Bob Peck
Soldier Soldier   See fewer
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Willie Ross
Tinker Tinker   See fewer
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Maggie Wilkinson
Farmer's Wife Farmer's Wife   See fewer
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Sean Bean
Prince Prince   See fewer
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John Kavanagh
Beggar Beggar   See fewer
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Stuart Richman
Fiddling Beggar Fiddling Beggar   See fewer
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James Wilby
Prince Prince   See fewer
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Brenda Blethyn
Storyteller's Wife Storyteller's Wife   See fewer
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Anthony O'Donnell
Little Man Little Man   See fewer
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Joely Richardson
Princess Princess   See fewer
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Jennifer Saunders
Badsister 1 Badsister 1   See fewer
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Walter Sparrow
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Paul Brooke
Chancellor Chancellor   See fewer
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Dawn French
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Robert Hines
Prince Prince   See fewer
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Abigail Cruttenden
Princess Princess   See fewer
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James Donnelly
Lidia's Father Lidia's Father   See fewer
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Ishia Bennison
Tzar's Wife Tzar's Wife   See fewer
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Richard Butler
Second King Second King   See fewer
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Robert Eddison
Ferryman Ferryman   See fewer
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Richard Lintern
Prince 1 Prince 1   See fewer
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Sandra Voe
Trollop Trollop   See fewer
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Peter Jonfield
Fearnot's Father Fearnot's Father   See fewer
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Simon Adams
Prince 2 Prince 2   See fewer
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Tim Barker
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Jan Chappell
Soldier's Wife Soldier's Wife   See fewer
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Alexander Crockatt
Brother #1 Brother #1   See fewer
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Jackson Kyle
Prince Prince   See fewer
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Mark Williams
Fearnot's Brother Fearnot's Brother   See fewer
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Cathryn Bradshaw
Princess Princess   See fewer
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Charlie Condou
Brother #2 Brother #2   See fewer
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Colin Hurley
Prisoner 1 Prisoner 1   See fewer
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Gavin Knights
Soldier's Son Soldier's Son   See fewer
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Ailsa Berk
Grovelhog Grovelhog   See fewer
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Lucy Harte
Water Nymphs Water Nymphs   See fewer
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David Fleeshman
Innkeeper Innkeeper   See fewer
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Robert Hamilton
Prisoner 2 Prisoner 2   See fewer
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Jeremy Stuart
Brother #3 Brother #3   See fewer
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Michael Cuckson
Pond Sprite Pond Sprite   See fewer
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Sam Howard
Prisoner 3 Prisoner 3   See fewer
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Colin Farrell
Lucky's Father Lucky's Father   See fewer
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Merelina Kendall
Lucky's Mother Lucky's Mother   See fewer
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Kate Williams
Chief Maid Chief Maid   See fewer
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Angus Barnett
Servant 1 Servant 1   See fewer
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Dawn Archibald
Servant 2 Servant 2   See fewer
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George Little
Griffin Griffin   See fewer
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Craig Givens
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Anita Griffin
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Mike Quinn
Devil Devil   See fewer
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Caroline Pope
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Arthur Sweet
Dancer Dancer   See fewer
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Young Grovelhog (uncredited) Young Grovelhog (uncredited)   See fewer
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Terence Harvey
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Maureen Bennett
Late Queen (uncredited) Late Queen (uncredited)   See fewer
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Courtier (uncredited) Courtier (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.9 / 10 | 3,346 votes