Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Greek Myths

Watch Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Greek Myths

  • TV-PG
  • 1991
  • 2 Seasons
  • 8.2  (1,541)

From the creator of The Muppets comes these lavish and fantastical retellings of classic Greek Myths, sure to delight the young and the young at heart. A spin-off of the first Storyteller series and featuring four episodes covering the most loved of Greek myths including: Theseus and the Minotaur, Perseus and the Gorgon, Orpheus and Eurydice, and Daedalus and Icarus. These adventures are as fresh today as they were when they were enjoyed by the ancients. An added treat is the luminary cast from the best of British entertainment such as Michael Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Frances Barber and Art Malik.

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Perseus and the Gorgon
4. Perseus and the Gorgon
December 8, 1991
When the evil king threatens Perseus' mother, he must bring back the head of Medusa, whose piercing eyes will turn anyone who looks at her to stone. Will the help of the gods be enough to aid in this seemingly impossible task?
Theseus and the Minotaur
3. Theseus and the Minotaur
December 1, 1991
With the help of a beautiful princess, Theseus tracks down the man-eating Minotaur -- half-man, half-bull -- to prove his courage and loyalty. A fight to the death ensues, and a shocking secret emerges.
Orpheus and Eurydice
2. Orpheus and Eurydice
December 15, 1991
The great musician Orpheus vows to bring back the soul of his beloved Eurydice from the depths of Hades. But the task he must complete to reunite with his love turns out to be as tortuous as the fate he will have to endure.
Daedalus and Icarus
1. Daedalus and Icarus
December 22, 1991
Greek inventor Daedalus and his son Icarus are betrayed by the cruel King Minos and must flee for their lives. To escape, Daedalus creates wings so they can fly to safety. Can young Icarus heed his father's instruction or will their dreams melt away?
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From the creator of The Muppets comes these lavish and fantastical retellings of classic Greek Myths, sure to delight the young and the young at heart. A spin-off of the first Storyteller series and featuring four episodes covering the most loved of Greek myths including: Theseus and the Minotaur, Perseus and the Gorgon, Orpheus and Eurydice, and Daedalus and Icarus. These adventures are as fresh today as they were when they were enjoyed by the ancients. An added treat is the luminary cast from the best of British entertainment such as Michael Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Frances Barber and Art Malik.Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Greek Myths is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on January 1, 1991.

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Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Greek Myths is available for streaming on the Channel 4 website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Greek Myths on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    January 1, 1991
  • IMDB Rating
    8.2  (1,541)