Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Apple

Written by Ed Castle. APPLE Performed by… Kathryn Mullen Only appearance… The Christmas Toy (1986) Best known role… Doll; playroom leader; The Christmas Toy the year before Rugby Tiger. WHO IS APPLE? For those who aren’t familiar with this special, think of it as a precursor to Toy Story, where a community of toys come to…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Mew

Today’s article was written by our frequent contributor Kyle Mahoney. MEW Performed by… Steve Whitmire (1986) Nigel Plaskitt (1994) First Appearance… The Christmas Toy (1986) Last Appearance… The Secret Life of Toys (1994) Best Known Role… Cat toy; Old friend, dear friend, friend who has gone away WHO IS MEW? Mew is a simple cat…

Other Christmas Productions Muppet Fans Love

Yesterday we showcased how much Muppet fans adore the 1987 special A Muppet Family Christmas. And of course they have every reason to love it, because it’s awesome. But today we’ll show off the other responses we got to the question “What is your favorite Muppet Christmas production?” Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas“My favorite Muppet Christmas…

Muppet Retro Reviews: The Christmas Toy

Michael Wermuth, Jr. – Everybody should know that classic tale in which toys are alive when mortals aren’t looking, focusing on the favorite toy who gets overshadowed by a new toy, a space hero who initially doesn’t realize it’s a toy. A great classic… And no, I’m not talking about Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story, I’m talking…

Christmas Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Meteora

Today’s Weekly Muppet Wednesday article is written by Kyle Mahoney. METEORA Performed by… Camille Bonora Only appearance… The Christmas Toy (1986) Best known role… Queen of the Asteroids, Our Brightly Shining Christmas Superstar Memorable quote… “You dare to touch the queen? The inhabitants of planets have died for less.” WHO IS METEORA? Meteora is the…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Rugby Tiger

Today’s Weekly Muppet Wednesdays article was written by Maxwell Jessop. RUGBY TIGER Performed by… Dave Goelz First appearance… The Christmas Toy (1986) Most recent appearance… The Secret Life of Toys Episode 113: “Who Shares Wins/It’s a Giveaway” (1994) Best known role… Conceited tiger toy Best friend… Mew WHO IS RUGBY TIGER? Rugby Tiger is the…