Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As a Fairy Tale

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  • 2002
  • 1 Season
  • 6.9  (509)

This TV movie fictionalizes the life of the famous fairy tale creator Hans Christian Andersen. It is clear from a very young age that Andersen has a unique gift for telling stories, but he has a hard time fitting in with the real world. As he writes stories, he also seeks to gain the affections of the woman he loves. As Andersen' story continues, parallels start to emerge between his life and the stories he writes. Parts of the Nightingale, The Snow Queen and The Little Mermaid are neatly woven into the fabric of the plot.

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Pt. 2
2. Pt. 2
September 8, 2002
The inspiring and true fairy tale life of the world's most magical storyteller Hans Christian Andersen continues. Discover the stories behind the stories of Disney's FROZEN and THE LITTLE MERMAID, as well as THUMBELINA, THE UGLY DUCKLING and THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA.
Pt. 1
1. Pt. 1
September 8, 2002
Discover the stories behind the stories of Disney's FROZEN and THE LITTLE MERMAID in this true-life tale about author Hans Christian Andersen. As humorous, inventive and as inspirational as the master's immortal stories themselves, this is a miniseries that's truly larger than life.
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This TV movie fictionalizes the life of the famous fairy tale creator Hans Christian Andersen. It is clear from a very young age that Andersen has a unique gift for telling stories, but he has a hard time fitting in with the real world. As he writes stories, he also seeks to gain the affections of the woman he loves.

As Andersen' story continues, parallels start to emerge between his life and the stories he writes. Parts of the Nightingale, The Snow Queen and The Little Mermaid are neatly woven into the fabric of the plot.

Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As a Fairy Tale is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (2 episodes). The series first aired on September 8, 2002.

Where to Watch Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As a Fairy Tale

Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As a Fairy Tale is available for streaming on the Hallmark website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As a Fairy Tale on demand at Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    September 8, 2002
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (509)