Great Straight Men in Muppet Comedy Duos

Great Straight Me in Muppet Comedy Duos Hilarie Mukavitz – With all the great comedy duos, it is usually the “funny man” that we remember. We remember Lou Costello saying “Hey Abbooooott!” but not Bud Abbott’s delivery that led up to that point.  The comic in the duo often gets most of the credit. Today,…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Sully

This week’s Weekly Muppet Wednesdays article is once again written by Michael Wermuth, Jr. SULLY  Performed by… Richard Hunt (1973-1992) David Rudman (1992-1999) First appearance… Sesame Street Season 5 (1974) Most recent appearance… Sesame Street Season 40: Episode 4204 (2009) Best known role… Construction worker; Biff’s partner; soft-spoken union worker Best friend… Sully’s best friend…