Comic Con Street

San Diego Comic Con was held over the weekend, and as we noted in our News Updates, Sesame Street and The Jim Henson Company both held panels at the world’s biggest fan convention. Updates on the Henson panel are still coming in, but the Sesame Street panels were a major success. Our friends at Nerdist.com have a great recap of…

News Update: February 7, 2014

FEBRUARY 7, 2014 The Muppets (it’s not confirmed which ones) will be appearing on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon TONIGHT on NBC at 11:00 PM. This is very, very huge because tonight is the final episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Jimmy Fallon will be moving to The Tonight Show, so the Muppets appearing on the final…

News Update: June 7, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: June 7, 2013 This week, the Writers Guild of America posted their list of the 101 Best Written TV Series. Included on the list were both Sesame Street (at #56) and The Muppet Show (at #91). Check out the blurbs below for what the Writers Guild had to say about the shows. Thanks to our…

News Update: March 8, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: March 8, 2013Late Tuesday night news came out that Disney would be using its expert cross-promotional techniques on the Muppets once again. Access Hollywood reported that the Muppets will apepar on Disney Channel’s hit show Good Luck Charlie on April 28th. According to the official synopsis for the episode, “The Duncan Family decides…

Weekly Muppeteer Wednesdays: Joey Mazzarino

Today’s post was written by Tom Stroud. JOEY MAZZARINOBorn…1968 Notable Muppets…Murray Monster, Stinky the Stinkweed, Horatio the Elephant, Papa Bear, Blögg, Two Headed Monster (2003-), Bug, Goggles, Colambo WHO IS JOEY MAZZARINO?Joey Mazzarino set out to be a performer. When he was in college, Camille Bonora, a Sesame Street puppeteer, came into his class to…

Weekly Muppet Monster Wednesdays: Murray Monster

Written by Ryan Dosier. MURRAY MONSTER Performed by… Joey Mazarrino First appearance… Sesame Street Season 36 (2005) Most recent appearance… Sesame Street Season 45 (2014) Best known role… “Word on the Street” presenter, haver of little lamb Ovejita, show host  Well-known quote… “Hi! I’m Murray! And I wanna know… What’s the word on the Street?” WHO…