Make Muppet Performer Lego A Reality!

Jarrod Fairclough – Way back in October we showed off our friend Ivan Guerrero’s design for a Sesame Street Lego set, which you can still vote on by checking out that article.  Ivan recently submitted another design, this time showcasing a selection of the original Muppet performers! Inspired in part by the upcoming documentary Muppet Guys…

Other Documentaries We’d Like To See

Jarrod Fairclough – On March 16th, Frank Oz’s documentary Muppet Guys Talking will be released, joining the small but growing list of documentaries about the world of Muppets.  In 2012 we had Being Elmo, based on Kevin Clash, and then in 2014 Copper Pot Pictures released the gorgeous I Am Big Bird, detailing the career of…

Watch ‘Muppet Christmas Carol’ with Brian Henson & Dave Goelz!

Jarrod Fairclough – The Muppet Christmas Carol is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, and Disney have done a wonderful job ensuring the film gets the recognition it deserves.  There’s been quizzes, cards and even an edible poster. And now, in the biggest treat of the year, director Brian Henson and Muppet performer Dave Goelz have sat…

The Top 10 Songs of: Dave Goelz

Kieran Moore – It the most wonderful time of the year – yes, you guessed it “Pretend to Be a Time Traveller Day” is here. Funnily enough, I’m celebrating that holiday tomorrow, yesterday and three weeks next Wednesday as well… I just love this special day which is why I’m packing up my TARDIS and jetting…

Spend Some Time with Dave Goelz & Karen Prell

Jarrod Fairclough – It seems Dave Goelz and Karen Prell have been busy lately promoting the new Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited.  They’ve appeared at two seperate talks, both as interesting and entertaining as the other. Watch below as Dave talks Link Hogthrob’s merkin and why it’s hard to adlib as Bunsen, while Karen chats about…

Muppet Guys Talking Q&A

Jarrod Fairclough – It seems the South by Southwest film festival was dominated by Frank Oz’s new Muppet documentary, Muppet Guys Talking.  The reviews so far are phenomenal, and it seems like there’s a real treat coming out way. After the premiere, Frank, Fran Brill, Dave Goelz, Bill Barretta and producer (and Frank’s wife) Victoria Labalme sat…