News Update: 10th August 2015

News Update: 10th August 2015 In a statement that rocked the world, Piggy and Kermit announced that they would be separating after many years together.  We wish them luck in their future romantic relationships, and we can’t way to see how it affects their dynamic in the new series. After the success of the Muppet…

Muppet Retro Reviews: Puppetman Pilot

Puppetman pilot (1987) Alex Guttridge – Thanks to the always brilliant Henson Rarities on Youtube we now have the chance to view a fairly good quality copy of the 1987 sitcom pilot Puppetman (including original adverts, I love when they’re included). Set behind the scenes of a local TV station’s children’s program called ‘Dragon Time’, the…

News Update: Thursday 11th June

News Update – June 11th 2015 ABC announced this week that the new series The Muppets will begin airing on Tuesday September 22nd at 8/7c, just 2 days before Jim Henson and Steve Whitmire’s birthday! Speaking of The Muppets, the Hollywood Reporter have announced that ‘The Muppet Mobile Theater’ will be travelling across the country giving fans…

the muppets.

This week, executive producer of the new Muppet pilot Bob Kushell Instagrammed an image which revealed the current title card for the series. Not only did the image reveal the title card, it also revealed the title (seems fitting). The title of the new Muppet series is… the muppets. Yep.  the muppets.  Lowercase.  With a…

News Update: April 13, 2015

NEWS UPDATE: April 13, 2015 Sesame Street have picked up 13 Daytime Emmy nominations this year, including two Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Series for Leslie Cararra-Rudolph (Abby Cadabby) and Joey Mazzarino (Murray).  The show is also nominated for Best Pre-School Children’s Series, Outstanding Technical Team and more!  Congratulations and Good Luck to all the…