Shelley Duvall

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Birth Name: Shelley Duvall
Born: 07/07/1949
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, USA

Duvall's work as a TV producer of children's shows has nearly eclipsed her fine acting career. During the production of "Popeye", she showed Robin Williams some of her collection of antique illustrated children's books, and, picturing Williams as the perfect "Frog Prince", approached Showtime with her idea for a series based on fairy tales. She formed her own company, Platypus Productions, in 1982 and proceeded to create and executive produce two award-winning series for the cable network: "Faerie Tale Theater", comprised of 26 star-studded episodes, and "Shelley Duvall's Tall Tales and Legends", nine tales of American folk heroes. In 1988, she founded Think Entertainment, a groundbreaking c...

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