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Sesame Street's Mark Saltzman Wrote Bert and Ernie "As A Loving Couple"
For nearly a half-century, these main Muppets used song, dance, and rubber duckies to make generations of kids into better human being Of course, adults have shown their "thanks" by hijacking the conversation and spending an obscene amount of time trying to definitively assign – one way or another – a sexual orientation onto two[...]
Hamilton's Renee Elise Goldsberry Sings New 'Muppet Babies' Theme
It's like that wonderful period where music was really bouncy and really melodic." – Renée Elise Goldsberry Muppet Babies executive producer Tom Warburton and Muppets Studio collaborated on a female character that would both compliment and as well as contrast Piggy Statler and Waldorf, Bunsen and Beaker, Rowlf the Dog, Rizzo and Dr[...]
Disney Plans The Muppets Reboot for New Streaming Service
To that end, sources have told The Hollywood Reporter exclusively that The Muppets would be getting their second reboot in the past four years as part of the new service's programming slate; and that Disney is actively searching for a writer with a new take. The Muppets Studio was acquired by Disney in 2004, but it[...]
Stranger Things 2: Sesame Street Teases Parody 'Sharing Things'
#StrangerThings pic.twitter.com/eCoiyUgh24 — Sesame Street (@sesamestreet) October 27, 2017 In the teaser slip for "Sharing Things," Oscar the Grouch first warns us of some of the "trashy" spoilers ahead; and then we see Grover (Lucas), Ernie (Dustin), and two unidentified Muppets (Will and Mike) in their Ghostbusters gear, just like their counterparts from the series[...]
Muppet Confidential: Puppeteer Whitmire Gone; Kermit Declines Comment
If the next time you hear Kermit the Frog he sounds a little different, you're not imaging things: long-time puppeteer Steve Whitmire, whose been working with The Muppets since the The Muppet Show in the late '70's, is reportedly no longer working with Muppets Studio Muppet fan site Tough Pigs reached out to the company[...]
One Million Moms Demand The Muppets Be Taken Off The Air
In an e-mail send to their probably-far-fewer-than-a-million subscribers, the One Million Moms activist group in concerned about the new version of The Muppets TV show, airing on ABC from next week. The mature version of "The Muppets" will cover a range of topics from sex to drugs Miss Piggy came out as a pro-choice feminist during[...]
That Awkward Moment Between Nathan Fillion And Kermit The Frog
There is nothing like seeing your ex with a new person… that awkward moment that seems to go on forever… so ABC has captured that in a promo for The Muppets with Kermit The Frog, Nathan Fillion and Miss Piggy's trailer. I'm not sure about the concept for the new series… but the ad campaign has[...]