News Update: November 14, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: November 14, 2013 Last week we alerted you to a new Sesame Street t-shirt design contest over at WeLoveFine. Well, this week the t-shirt design contests just keep coming! This time, our friends at Threadless are hosting their second design contest featuring the Muppets. The contest is meant to tie into Muppets Most Wanted and prizes…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Seymour

Written by Ryan Dosier. SEYMOUR Performed by… Brian Henson First appearance… Muppets Tonight Episode 102: Garth Brooks (1996) Most recent appearance… Muppets Tonight Episode 210: The Gary Cahuenga Show (1997) Best known role… Pepe’s one-time partner; elevator operator; commissary employee WHO IS SEYMOUR? Seymour is an elephant who worked at KMUP Studios throughout the run…

News Update: March 22, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: March 22, 2013 According to a picture posted by The Jim Henson Company on Facebook (seen at right), the Fraggles, including at least Red and Gobo, shot a video with NASA’s Bobak Ferdowsi. A quick Google search of that name tells me that Ferdowsi works in the NASA control room and has a…

First Video and Character News from "The Muppets… Again"

MINOR SPOILERS FOR THE MUPPETS… AGAIN LIE AHEAD Ah, I love this time of year… with a new Muppet movie in production it seems one can’t go a week without some major developments in the movie. The Muppets… Again is no different, as we’ve got three pretty big happenings this week straight from the director,…

The Muppets Appear Everywhere This Week

With the premiere of their fantastic new “All I Need is Love” video with CeeLo Green earlier this week, the Muppets have been all over the place since Monday promoting the heck out of it. Rather than hitting you over the head with the videos day after day this week, we’ve decided to just collect…

News Update: November 16, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: November 16, 2012 Ever since last Halloween, when the Muppets made an awesome appearance on WWE Smackdown, we’ve been aware of the fact that some WWE folks are Muppet fans as well. Perhaps no one crosses over as much into both categories as WWE wrestler Hornswoggle, a self-proclaimed Muppet fanatic. Don’t believe me?…

Kermit and Pepe Go London

All this week, Kermit the Frog and Pepe the King Prawn have been country-hopping to promote the British release of The Muppets on Blu-ray and DVD. In fact, yesterday, Pepe took to Twitter to answer fan questions via tweets and videos, spending a few hours entertaining the masses. But don’t fret frog friends (say that…

Ask Pepe on Twitter!

When The Muppets was premiering in England earlier this year, Kermit the Frog took to Twitter via @DisneyMoviesUK, the United Kingdom Disney page, and answered fan questions. Now that The Muppets is finally coming out on Blu-ray/DVD across the pond, Disney is sending Kermit and Pepe the King Prawn over to promote the release. Part…