Faerie Tale Theatre: Rumpelstiltskin

If you’re not familiar with Shelley Duvall’s Faerie Tale Theatre series, you are in for a treat. She hosted the series in the early 80s and got everyone from Christopher Reeve to Terri Garr to Mick Jagger to play the roles of all the great fairy tale characters.

In this version of “Rumpelstiltskin,” Herve Villechaize plays the mysterious helper and Ned Beatty plays the demanding king.

The episode is broken up into YouTube mini-episodes. If you want to see the rest of it, click here, then go to part two.