Wyrd Sisters (1997)

UK, 18 May 1997-22 June 1997
1 series, 6 episodes, average 25m each
colour, 4:3
mono, English

A British animated fantasy television series based on the novel by Terry Pratchett.

Premise

On the Discworld, there’s political unrest in the country of Lance. The king has been murdered by Duke Felmet who has seized power even though he hates the country. The people ask three witches, Magrat Garlick, Nanny Ogg and Granny Weatherwax, to help them find a more suitable ruler – and they’ve got the late king’s baby son.

Episodes

Episode 1 (18 May 1997)
Episode 2 (25 May 1997)
Episode 3 (1 June 1997)
Episode 4 (8 June 1997)
Episode 5 (15 June 1997)
Episode 6 (22 June 1997)

Sequel
Soul Music (1997)

See also
Welcome to the Discworld (1996)

References

Periodicals
The Box June/July 1997 p.11 – review
Cult TV no.2 (1997) p.26 – review
SFX no.27 (1997) pp.82-83 – review