News Update: May 20, 2014

MAY 20, 2014 On Friday, Sesame Street and Mashable teamed up to release a really fun new video starring Bert and Zachary Levi (Chuck, Tangled) going on a fun journey through Central Park on “A Lovely Sunny DAy.” They sing a great song, dance, and even run into Grover. Watch it below! Two weeks ago, Nicholas…

REVIEW: Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge – Season 1

Ryan Dosier – On Tuesday night, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge, the hit show from Syfy and The Jim Henson Company, came to a close. You should be forewarned that SPOILERS about the winner of the season will follow in this article, so if you’re not caught up, you might want to stop reading now. The…

Interview with Creature Designer Melissa Doss

Today we’re thrilled to welcome one of the final three competitors on the first season of Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge, the hit SyFy reality show. Melissa Doss is a fan favorite competitor and one of the most talented individuals I’ve ever seen on TV. Melissa’s ability to construct incredible creatures in just a few days…

News Update: April 3, 2014

APRIL 3, 2014 The fine folks at Toyota have released an onslaught of hysterical new videos featuring the Muppets and Terry Crews in the Toyota Highlander in between takes. There a few videos and each of them is funnier than the last. Watch them all below! Our friends at Threadless have announced the three winners of their…

Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge Debuts TOMORROW

In the heyday that is Muppets Most Wanted, we here at The Muppet Mindset had a major oversight involving another important production, this one from The Jim Henson Company. Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge is a brand new reality show premiering on Syfy tomorrow, March 25th, at 10:00pm EST/9:00pm CT and will air every Tuesday at the same…

News Update: January 26, 2014

JANUARY 26, 2014 A lot of this week’s News Update will focus on the Muppets’ upcoming Super Bowl commercial for Toyota. The Muppets are co-starring in the spot with actor Terry Crews. To promote the ad, Access Hollywood visited Terry and the Muppets on their first day of shooting. The video is below, and it features…