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Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child

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Animated fairy tales recast with characters from various cultural backgrounds. The classic bedtime stories include a black `Jack and the Beanstalk,' a Chinese `Little Red Riding Hood' and a Latino `Hansel and Gretel.' Among the voices are Calista Flockhart (more…)

Premiered: January 1, 1995

Rating: TV-Y

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Season 3, Episode 9 Rip Van Winkle

First Aired: March 22, 2000

In “Rip Van Winkle,” a chauvinistic husband is given a potion that makes him sleep for 20 years, and awakens to learn that his wife (Calista Flockhart) has her own company. Other voices: Tom Arnold, Maya Angelou, Betty Friedan, Ann Richards, Linda Ellerbee, Jessye Norman, Sandra Bernhard.

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The Princess and the Pauper

Season 3, Episode 8

February 13, 2000

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The Snow Queen

Season 3, Episode 10

April 9, 2000

Guest Cast

Maya Angelou Fairy Godmentor
Linda Ellerbee Thunder Mountain Woman
Betty Friedan Thunder Mountain Woman
Tom Arnold Rip Winkle
Jessye Norman Thunder Mountain Woman
Ann Richards Thunder Mountain Woman