Everybody And Their Dog

Abigail Maughan – Jimmy Dean and Rowlf. Doc and Sprocket. Cinderella and Rufus. The Storyteller and the, uh, dog of the Storyteller. Since the dawn of Muppets in the public consciousness, the dynamic of the human host and their Muppet dog partner has been a beloved and recurring motif in Muppet productions. It has been repeatedly…

C Is For Chrysler

Jarrod Fairclough – C is for Chrysler, that good enough for me! Sesame Street and Chrysler have teamed up for a great set of videos advertising all the features of two of their newest car models.  Watch as 2 cars filled with Muppets compete in a game of Listen! Drive! Surprise! aided by some awesome kids…

Muppet Studios Releases Statement

Jarrod Fairclough – Well, this keeps on getting stranger each day.  After Steve Whitmire began posting stories on his new website about being dismissed from his role as Kermit, The Muppets Studio has released the following statement: “The role of Kermit the Frog is an iconic one that is beloved by fans and we take our…

A Rock & A Hard Place.

Jarrod Fairclough – The past 72 hours has been a whirlwind after we and ToughPigs announced that Steve Whitmire was no longer with The Muppets.  I knew it was going to be news worthy, but I never expected to wake up three days in a row with emails from NPR, BBC, The Washington Post, and various…

Steve Whitmire Releases Statement

In a surprising turn of events, Steve Whitmire has today released a statement on his departure from The Muppets, revealing that he was in fact let go from his role as Kermit. While we cannot confirm that this is definitely Steve that has written this, we also have no reason to believe it is not.…

Ask Muppet Mindset 2: Electric Boogaloo

A few weeks ago we asked for question for another edition of Ask Muppet Mindset, our video series where we answer fan questions about whatever weird and wonderful things they may ask. In this edition, our own Jarrod Fairclough talks his hopes for a Sesame Street movie, Australian Muppets, and reveals which Muppet performer has…