News Update: August 16, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: August 16, 2012 One of our favorite actors, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, (of 500 Days of Summer and The Dark Knight Rises) fame appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live Tuesday night to discuss things that shouldn’t really connect to Muppets… but somehow they did, and JGL’s love for our fuzzy friends was revealed! Check out the…

Being Elmo Comes to DVD and The Muppets "Feel the Hunger"

In lieu of a News Update this week (since there isn’t all that much to update you on), we’re pulling the two biggest stories and combining them for this one post. I know… I’m excited too. First, the critically acclaimed, delightful, charming, beautiful, moving, and inspiration documentary about Kevin Clash, Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey…

News Update: March 2, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: March 2, 2012 In news about something you should do right this second if you have Netflix: Go watch Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey. The touching, heartwarming, beautiful documentary about Kevin Clash and his journey into the world of Jim Henson is now online for instant streaming on Netflix and you can watch…

News Update: October 27, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: October 27, 2011 The Disney Store has released a bunch of new Muppet stuff online and in their physical store locations. Among these are four brand new Muppet mugs featuring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo the Great–only available in-store, along with some new t-shirts, and eight wonderful new Muppet…

"Being Elmo" Kicks Off its Theatrical Run October 21st

As you all surely know by now, Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey is the wonderful new documentary spotlighting the life and career of Kevin Clash and showing how Elmo has affected his life and the world at large. Don’t believe me? Then you should watch the wonderful trailer, sent to us by the film’s director…

News Update: August 11, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: August 11, 2011 Amazon.com recently released previews of all the cover tracks from Muppets: The Green Album, set for release on August 23rd. This means that now we can hear a snippet off every song on the album and get a good feel for what the song will sound like. I really enjoy…

"Being Elmo" Sweeps Baltimore with Kevin Clash

Kevin Clash and Elmo Return Home for “Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey”  Heather Nadolny – On June 21, a packed house waited in anticipation for a SILVERDOCS premiere, and to see its subjects in person: Elmo, and his creator and longtime puppeteer, Kevin Clash. In a full evening of events, Clash participated in a discussion…

"Being Elmo" is Coming to YOU!

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey, as we’ve reported numerous times, is a critically-acclaimed, audience-adored documentary about Kevin Clash, the man behind/beneath Elmo. As the winner of the Special Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival, this documentary is obviously extremely loved and popular. Since it was first released for viewing at film festivals, Muppet fans…