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The Muppet Show: Disney+ Tags Jim Henson Series for Offensive Content

The Muppet Show: Disney+ Tags Jim Henson Series for Offensive Content

"Today, I’m proud to say: ‘It’s time to play the music, light the lights and meet the Muppets on Disney Plus tonight!’ And as for Statler and Waldorf, the two old guys in the balcony, I can only add: ‘Sorry, guys, but….here we go again."https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zaQgbACc1E[...]

The Muppet Show Must Go On All 5 Seasons Hit Disney+ This February

The Muppet Show Must Go On! All 5 Seasons Hit Disney+ This February

Since Dinsey acquired the rights to The Muppets, fans knew it was only a matter of time until the series joined the streamer's library of movies, shorts, and new series Muppets Now.[caption id="attachment_1324697" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Muppet Show (Image: Disney)[/caption]Created by Jim Henson and premiering in 1976, The Muppet Show stars Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie[...]

The Muppets Swedish Chef Joins Overcooked All You Can Eat

The Muppets Swedish Chef Joins Overcooked! All You Can Eat

A fun surprise yesterday from The Game Awards 2020 was that The Muppets own Swedish Chef is now in Overcooked! All You Can Eat In a fun team-up between Team17, Ghost Town Games, and Disney, the game now features everyone's favorite mustached cook As you can see from the image below, he is dressed up[...]

Horror Icons + The Muppets = The Only Thing You Need To See Today

Horror Icons + The Muppets = The Only Thing You Need To See Today

Muppets and horror fans need to check out these wild mash-ups done by artist Jason Beck In a genius move, he took the Muppets we all know and love, and combined them with some of horror's classic icons And they may be the greatest thing we have ever seen Fozzie as Freddy, Gonzo as Jason[...]

Disney+ Adds In July: Hamilton Solo The Mighty Ducks And More

Disney+ Adds In July: Hamilton, Solo, The Mighty Ducks, And More

New originals debuting include Muppets Now, new episodes of Pixar in Real Life, and One Day at Disney Check out the full list below.July 3 Animal ER (S1-2) Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Ice Age: Collision Course Ice Road Rescue (S1-4) Race to Witch Mountain (2009) The Big Green The Mighty DucksHamilton - Premiere An unforgettable cinematic stage performance, the filmed version of the[...]

The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo: Preview HBO Maxs Late-Night Take

The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo: Preview HBO Max's Late-Night Take

HBO Max is getting into the late-night talk show business, and they actually found a way to do it without a white guy named "Jimmy". Okay, so maybe it's more "not too late" than late-night. In fact, it's The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo, set to launch with the streaming service on Wednesday, May 27 – […]

Fraggle Rock Rocks On at Apple TV+ with Original New Mini-Episodes

Fraggle Rock Rocks On at Apple TV+ with Original, New Mini-Episodes

Feeling down in self-isolation? Well, dance your cares away. Worry's for another day as Apple TV+ sets to launch Fraggle Rock: Rock On!, a series of new, original mini-episodes. Created by Jim Henson, Fraggle Rock premiered in 1983 running five seasons on HBO. The series took place in a subterranean world full of colorful characters […]

Dr. Bunsen Honeydew &#038 Beaker Delight The Crowd At The Game Awards

Dr. Bunsen Honeydew & Beaker Delight The Crowd At The Game Awards

At tonight's exciting The Game Awards, the renowned Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and his assistant Beaker took a break from Muppet Labs to announce the winner for Games for Impact. Before that though, Beaker was sporting a stylish VR set. Clearly lost in his VR world, Dr. Honeydew announced that these VR glasses were special — […]

Remembering Clive James: UK Talk Show Host Poet &#038 TV Critic

Remembering Clive James: UK Talk Show Host, Poet, & TV Critic

We lost two giants of British Culture this week – and Clive James was definitely that, losing his battle with cancer ten years after his diagnosis. He was a prolific broadcaster, talk show host, writer, poet, essayist and critic with an easy, wisecracking and hilarious voice. He was a TV mainstay for any of us […]


Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance Is The Height Of Puppet Tradecraft

"Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance" Is The Height Of Puppet Tradecraft

In advance of the Netflix Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Hall H panel here at San Diego Comic-Con, key members of the cast and crew sat down to chat with the press. Executive Producer Lisa Henson, Director Louis Leterrier, and star Taron Egerton took questions on topics that ranged from pre-production to singing. The most […]

Sesame Street Collectors: Own a Life Size Cookie Monster Thanks to Haslab

Sesame Street Collectors: Own a Life Size Cookie Monster Thanks to Haslab

Sesame Street fans, we don't often get to say this, but your day has come. After months of speculation to what the next Haslab project from Hasbro would be, we now know. After the huge success they had with Jabba's Sail Barge, their next project will in fact be a life size version of Cookie […]

Diamond Select is Bringing a TON of Exclusives to SDCC This Year

Diamond Select is Bringing a TON of Exclusives to SDCC This Year

Ghostbusters figures, Marvel Gallery statues and busts, a Harley Quinn statue, Vinimates galore, Pacific Rim and Muppets figures, Star Trek ships, Star Wars Gentle Giant busts, and so much more This may be the most exclusives DST has ever brought Check it all out below!Real Ghostbusters Action Figures Spectral GB Box Set The classic tan costumes[...]

[Rumor] The Muppets Take Disney+ New Shorts Coming to Streaming Service

[Rumor] The Muppets Take Disney+, New Shorts Coming to Streaming Service

It makes perfect sense to us that Disney+ would be bringing the beloved The Muppets franchise to their new streaming service Back in February, there were rumblings that this was the case, and new reports are echoing this with some additional information.The original report was that The Muppets were headed to Disney+ in some type of live-action[...]

Grover/F-Bomb Debacle Update: Frank Oz Wants You to Stop Projecting Onto Muppets

Grover/F-Bomb Debacle Update: Frank Oz Wants You to Stop Projecting Onto Muppets

UPDATE: At a time when the nation finds itself hopelessly adrift in a moral quandry caused by the alleged foul-mouthness of Grover aka Grover Kent (see original reporting below), a voice filled with (appropriately enough) Yoda-like wisdom offered his ruling on the matter – which we can now classify "Case Closed" (for now). That's right, […]

Fallout From Grover/F-Bomb Debacle: Will Sesame Street Get 7 Second Delay

Fallout From Grover/F-Bomb Debacle: Will Sesame Street Get 7 Second Delay?

And after all these years, we thought it was Oscar who had the trash mouth… Apparently nostalgic for the good old days of debating dress colors (don't act like you weren't a part of that, too), an already embattled nation found themselves at both a moral and existential crossroads (not sure if that's even possible, […]


Kidding Season 1 Episode 8/9 Philliam/Lt. Pickles Stumbles a Bit Sticks Landing (REVIEW)

Kidding Season 1, Episode 8/9 'Philliam'/'Lt. Pickles' Stumbles a Bit, Sticks Landing (REVIEW)

Welcome to Bleeding Cool's weekly review of the first season of Showtime's Kidding as we take a look at the freshman series' eighth and ninth episodes, 'Philliam'/'Lt. Pickles.' The dramedy marks Jim Carrey's (The Truman Show) return to television in a series regular role, teaming with his Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind helmer and series director Michel Gondry on the 10-episode season. It's not […]

Kidding Season 1 Episode 10 Some Day: The Pickles Hits the Fan (PREVIEW)

Kidding Season 1, Episode 10 'Some Day': The Pickles Hits the Fan (PREVIEW)

It's not exactly front page news to say that Showtime Kidding's Jeff "Mr. Pickles" Piccirillo's (Jim Carrey) has some serious issues to work through: a year after his son Phil's tragic death, Jeff finds his personal and Mr. Pickles' Puppet Time lives playing not-so-nicely with each other and everyone – especially dad/producer Seb (Frank Langella) – is getting concerned. But for […]

Kidding Season 1 Episode 9 Lt. Pickles: Jill Plays Devils Advocate (PREVIEW)

Kidding Season 1, Episode 9 'Lt. Pickles': Jill Plays Devil's Advocate (PREVIEW)

It's not exactly front page news to say that Showtime Kidding's Jeff "Mr. Pickles" Piccirillo's (Jim Carrey) has some serious issues to work through: a year after his son Phil's tragic death, Jeff finds his personal and Mr. Pickles' Puppet Time lives playing not-so-nicely with each other and everyone – especially dad/producer Seb (Frank Langella) – is getting concerned. But for […]