Sam the Eagle is getting his own restaurant at Walt Disney World, where he’ll host a bbq cook off. Because why not.
Last weekend Sesame Street was honored by The Kennedy Center for 50 years of education and entertainment – if only Tom Hanks wasn’t sitting in Big Bird’s seat!
The Muppets Present… Great Moments In American History is returning to Walt Disney World for a limited time only, beginning Monday 23rd December!
It is with tremendous sadness that we report that Caroll Spinney, beloved performer of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch for 50 years, has passed away.
Disney and The Jim Henson Company have teamed up to create a new talk show starring Ned, a blue alien, set to air on the Disney+ streaming service soon!
Kermit’s nephew Robin is joining the playroom in this Friday’s Muppet Babies! Check out this exclusive preview as the gang meets the pint sized polliwog.
Get ready for a new spin on a Christmas classic, as Variety reports that comedian and musician Bret McKenzie is set to adapt Emmet Otter’s Jugband Christmas for the big screen, co-produced by The Jim Henson Company!
Sesame Street’s 50th dominates this Muppet Newsflash, as we get an airdate (and synopsis) of the 50th Anniversary celebration, Sesame’s newest curriculum, and there’s a new kid on the block!
Beginning next year, new episodes of Sesame Street will debut exclusively on HBO’s upcoming streaming service.
However it won’t affect their current deal with PBS.
Last week it was announced that LEGO will be making an official 123 Sesame Street set, based on a successful LEGO Ideas concept!