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…

Exclusive: Steve Whitmire Has Left The Muppets

Jarrod Fairclough – Over the past few months many comments have been made online relating to the whereabouts of Steve Whitmire, performer of Kermit the Frog, Rizzo the Rat, Statler, Beaker and many others.  We haven’t seen any new content with his characters since 2016, and his absence has become increasingly conspicuous. In news from Disney…

The Top 10 Songs of: The Last 10 Charts

Kieran Moore – Every time I hit a new milestone with my charts I’m stunned that time has flown by so quickly, and so it is that I’m here putting together the third edition of my character-based chart roundups. Over the last 10 weeks we’ve been to Sesame Street six times, the Muppet Theater on three…

Fan Week 2017!

Jarrod Fairclough – Hi ho, Muppet fans!  Last year we introduced Fan Week, a week dedicated to fan art, fan creations and fan covers all about The Muppets!  And what a success it was!  So much so, that we’ve decided to bring it back this year for Fan Week 2017!  THERE ARE SO MANY EXCLAMATION MARKS…

Happytime Murders Release Date!

Jarrod Fairclough – Happy time news for Happytime fans!  The long awaited Henson Company film Happytime Murders, which will star Melissa McCarthy and a bunch of puppets, has finally gotten a release date! The crime-noir film, directed by Brian Henson, will be released August 17, 2018!  That’s only 13 months from now! We can’t wait!  Better…