When four children Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy stumble into an old Wardrobe they find themselves in a magical land called Narnia with talking animals, fauns, hags, the Wicked White Witch and the great lion Aslan. There they meet the friendly Mr and Mrs Beaver, who help them on their quest to find Aslan the great lion. Only he can help save Edmund and Lucy's friend Mr Tumnus (the faun) from the White Witch.
The rights to produce the television program were given to the Episcopal Radio TV Foundation in the mid-1950s when C.S. Lewis was recording the Episcopal Series of the Protestant Hour radio programs. Dr. Ted Baehr was elected President of the Episcopal Radio TV Foundation as the The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe was preparing to be broadcast by CBS, and supervised the distribution of the subsequent video. The CBS program had 37 million viewers and won an Emmy Award.
- Nicholas Barnes as Edmund
- Sheila Hancock as Jadis - The White Witch
- Arthur Lowe as Mr. Beaver
- Leo McKern as Professor
- Leslie Phillips as Mr. Tumnus
- June Whitfield as Mrs. Beaver
- Rachel Warren as Lucy
- Susan Sokol as Susan
- Reg Williams as Peter
- Simon Adams as Edmund
- Victor Spinetti as Mr. Tumnus
- Dick Vosburgh as Professor
- Don Parker as Mr. Beaver
- Liz Proud as Mrs. Beaver
- Beth Porter as Jadis, The Evil White Witch (main Villian)
- Released on VHS in 1985 and 1991 and 1998.
- Released on DVD on Region 1 and 2 in 2006