The new animated children’s series “Shelley Duvall’s Bedtime Stories” premieres Tuesday, April 21, on cable’s Showtime. Ringo Starr and Bette Midler narrate the stories on the premiere episode
” …it s clever, it s comic and it s totally cool. TV GUIDE” “Delightful and charming…kids won t squirm and parents won t be bored. DAILY VARIETY” –TV GUIDE and DAILY VARIETY
Winner of PARENTS CHOICE AWARD from TV GUIDE. Winner of the National Academy of Cable Programming Cable Ace Award for OUTSTANDING CHILDREN S PROGRAMMING. This delightfully animated series is based on best-selling picture books instantly recognized by parents and their children. Included are 6 stories, sparkling with brilliant animation and celebrity narration from a superstar line-up, from this collection. (1) Elbert’s Bad Word written by Audrey Wood and narrated by Ringo Starr. (2) Weird Parents written by Audrey Wood and narrated by Bette Midler. (3) Little Toot And The Loch Ness Monster written by Hardie Gramatky and narrated by Rick Moranis. (4) Choo Choo written by Virginia Lee Burton and narrated by Bonnie Raitt. (5) Elizabeth And Larry written by Marilyn Sadler and narrated by Jean Stapelton. (6) Bill And Pete written by Tomie de Paola and narrated by Dudley Moore.