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  • Category: Motion pictures
  • Unveiled: 20 Mar 2012
  • Address:
    6886 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 620th
    Monthly Average: 646th
  • Notes: Selected for 2011, the 2466th Star

The Muppets

Next star: Pee Wee Hunt
Previous star: Burt Reynolds

Biography

Jim Henson and the Muppets

Source: Wikipedia

The Muppets are a group of puppet characters known for an absurdist, burlesque and self-referential style of variety-sketch comedy. Having been created in 1955 by Jim Henson, they are the namesake for the Disney media franchise that encompasses films, television series, music recordings, print publications, and other media associated with The Muppet Show characters.

Fact file

  • Creator: Jim Henson
  • Original work: Sam and Friends
  • Comics: Comics list
  • Films: Film list
  • Television series: Television list
  • Traditional: The Muppets: Top Trumps The Muppets: Happy Families
  • Video games: Video game list
  • Soundtracks: The Muppets discography
  • Web series: Statler and Waldorf: From the Balcony The Muppets Kitchen with Cat Cora
  • Theme parks: Muppet*Vision 3D Muppet Mobile Lab

Read more about The Muppets at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Kermit The Frog: 'I try to lead a clean life'
BBC Entertainment, 2018-07-12 23:46:06
The Muppets' front-frog talks about how he's avoided the pitfalls of drink and drugs.

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Variety, 2018-05-03 20:26:30
Universal Pictures has entered into a first-look production agreement with “Beauty and the Beast” producers David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman, and Mandeville Films. The duo, whose credits include “Wonder,” “The Fighter,” “Stronger,” “The Proposal,” and “The Muppets,” have been at Disney under a first-look deal for 20 years. The announcement was ...

Puppeteer Frank Oz talks new documentary, legacy of Jim Henson
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2018-03-24 13:20:45
Frank Oz has been bringing some of our favorite characters to life for more than 50 years from Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear of "The Muppets" to "Sesame Street's" Grover and Cookie Monster. Starting out as a puppeteer with Jim Henson in the 1960s, Oz was a driving force in ...

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