The Top 10 Songs of: 1987

Kieran Moore – 1987 was a year of great highs and very sad lows for Jim Henson fans. On the plus side Jim was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame. In the minus column Fraggle Rock finally left the magic of TV by telling us we cannot leave the magic of pretty much…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: The Snowman

Today’s article was written by our good friend Mitchell Stein. THE SNOWMAN Performed by… Richard Hunt First appearance… A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) Most recent appearance… Sesame Street “Elmo’s Got the Moves” music video (2011) Best known role… Fozzie’s holiday-themed comedy partner; a snowman WHO IS THE SNOWMAN? The Snowman first comes to life (literally) in…

Muppet Fans Love A Muppet Family Christmas

Ryan Dosier – A little over a week ago, I asked the Muppet world at large to tell us their favorite Muppet Christmas productions! The fantastic, annual productions that Muppet fans love to watch every Christmas (maybe even when it’s not Christmas) always intrigue me, because everyone has their different favorites. But I quickly learned…

News Update: December 15, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: December 15, 2012Kermit the Frog (you may have heard of him) stopped by the VH1 offices while he was in New York City to be on their morning show VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live! He visited to give some relationship advice (and do some harmless flirting) with host Carrie Keagan. It’s a charming,…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Emily “Ma” Bear

EMILY “MA” BEAR Performed by… Jerry Nelson First appearance… The Muppet Show Episode 216: Cleo Laine (1977) Most recent appearance… The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) Best known role… Fozzie Bear’s mother WHO IS MA BEAR? Emily “Ma” Bear is the mother of Fozzie Bear. She lives in a farmhouse in the countryside of Grizzly Farm…