2018 – The Year Of The Performers?

Jarrod Fairclough – Over the past 18 months, it seems that the head honchos at Disney have been more willing to accept and embrace the obvious – The Muppets are puppets, manipulated and embodied by a team of talented men and women who work hard on their craft.  Since the Comic Con panel in 2015…

The Top 10 Songs of: 2017

Kieran Moore – 2016 was a pretty grim year with political turmoil, celebrity deaths a-plenty AND a cancelled Muppet show under its belt. However, for many Muppet fans, those 12 months simply look like the “opening act” for what could have been our very own annus horribilis (to quote Queen Liz). So how do you…

2017 – A Year In Review: Part 2

Jarrod Fairclough – As 2017 nears its end, we’re looking back on the year in the land of Muppets.  We’ve already looked at the first six months, so now let’s dive in to the rest! July 3rd – Happytime Murders Release Date! The Brian Henson led film got its release date – August 17th 2018!  Guys,…

#LOVEMUPPETS

Jarrod Fairclough – If there’s one thing I know more about than Muppets, it’s the world of high end fashion.  There’s, um…  Vogue?  That’s a thing, right? The Muppets have teamed up with the photographer known as Rankin to do a fashion shoot, and rather than just make a quick little promotional video, they’ve made a…

2017 – A Year In Review: Part 1

Jarrod Fairclough – We’ve done it, ladies and gentlemen.  We’ve made it to the end of another year here on The Muppet Mindset.  There’s been a tonne of craziness this year, from interviewing Elmo to co-breaking the news of Steve Whitmire’s departure.  Let’s jump in and take a look at the first six months of our…

Muppet Die Hard

Jarrod Fairclough – Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, everybody!  Yes, the day has finally arrived, when Santa has been, and we’re all getting ready to stuff our faces full of ham (calories don’t count today, by the way). We’re all well versed in the multitude of Christmas productions that have starred Muppets over the years.  They’ve…