Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for...

1995, TV Show

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, Pam Grier, James Earl Jones, Rosie Perez, Chris Rock, Will Smith, Jimmy Smits, Wesley Snipes and Denzel Washington.

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Season 3, Episode 10
Ends 04/28/14. 'The Snow Queen.' Sultry songstress Eartha Kitt stars as the cool, mean Snow Queen in this animated retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale. When the evil ice woman freezes a little boy's heart and absconds with him to her castle, only his warmhearted best friend can save the day.

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Subscription | Xfinity Aired: 2/13/2000

Season 3, Episode 8
Ends 04/28/14. 'The Princess and the Pauper.' HBO presents this fresh, feminist take on Mark Twain's timeless tale of mistaken identity. A young princess and a poor girl (both voiced by Raven-Symone) unwittingly trade places--and wind up showing everyone around them the importance of treating people with respect and courtesy. Adapted for HBO by Lance Crouther and Ali LeRoi.

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Subscription | Xfinity Aired: 1/2/2000

Season 3, Episode 7
Ends 04/28/14. 'The Frog Princess.' HBO presents this animated special that brings a fresh, feminist perspective to a classic fairy tale. In this special, a frog princess (Jasmine Guy) teaches her human Prince (Greg Kinnear) that love can overcome adversity and change perceptions--if you give it a chance.

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Free | IMDB Videos Aired: 1/1/1995

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Premiered: January 01, 1995, on HBO
Rating: TV-Y
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Premise: 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, Pam Grier, James Earl Jones, Rosie Perez, Chris Rock, Will Smith, Jimmy Smits, Wesley Snipes and Denzel Washington.

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