"Once Upon a Time"
Series Charmed
Season 3, Episode 2
Charmed 3x03 002
Airdate October 19th, 2000
Writer Krista Vernoff
Director Joel J. Feigenbaum
Producer Sheryl J. Anderson; Peter Chomsky; James L. Conway; Peter Hume; Brad Kern; Jonathan Levin; Jon Paré; Betty Reardon; William Schmidt; Aaron Spelling; E. Duke Vincent
Starring Shannen Doherty; Holly Marie Combs; Alyssa Milano; Brian Krause; Dorian Gregory; Julian McMahon
Previous "Magic Hour"
Next "All Halliwell's Eve"

"Once Upon a Time" is the third episode of season three of the supernatural fantasy series Charmed and the forty-eighth episode of the series overall. It was directed by Joel J. Feigenbaum with a script written by Krista Vernoff. It first aired on the WB Network on Thursday, October 19th, 2000.

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Notes & Trivia Edit

  • This episode is included on disc one of the Charmed: The Complete Third Season DVD collection. It is also included on the Charmed: The Complete Series boxset collection.
  • Production code number: 4300047.

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Quotes Edit



  • Kate: But the trolls are going to kill her if her parents don't handover the kingdom.
  • Phoebe Halliwell: Sounds like a miniature coup d'état.


  • Phoebe Halliwell: Oh, you know what? You are being a big, big, big, extra, extra, extra, double big jerk right now. Because now I have the key, so Thistle is safe and we have to be back with Kate at midnight so when the trolls attack...
  • Piper Halliwell: No. You guys are going home and you're not driving either 'cause someone will think you're drunk or something. So go outside and wait there and I will call a cab.

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