Season 2, Episode 2 The Nightingale

First Aired: May 10, 1983

"The Nightingale." Mick Jagger as the Emperor of Cathay, who learns that his sagest advisers are a bird and a scullery maid (Barbara Hershey). Music Master: Bud Cort. Prime Minister: Edward James Olmos. First Lord: Mako. Host: Shelley Duvall.

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  • Premiered: September 11, 1982
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Classic folk and fairy tales are adapted in this acclaimed cable series, which features topflight stars such as Robin Williams (`The Tale of the Frog Prince') and Susan Sarandon (`Beauty and the Beast'), and directors including Francis Ford Coppola (`Rip V… (more)

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