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August 3, 2015

Very Special Henson Specials: The Tale of the Bunny Picnic

Filed under: Anthology,Feature — Tags: , , — Anthony Strand @ 8:00 am

Our series concludes with a very Fragglish special featuring the debut of Bean Bunny.

NEWS

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July 27, 2015

The Muppets Get Naked, Take Selfies in New Posters

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 12:33 pm

Five new posters promoting The Muppets addicted to their phones, just like the rest of us.

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July 24, 2015

Sesame Street: Another Sunny Day Comic Coming Soon

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 9:46 pm

The second Sesame Street comic book will be in stores this October!

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July 21, 2015

Watch the Muppet Pilot Presentation HERE! NOW!

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 3:41 pm

The 10-minute pilot presentation for the upcoming Muppet series is now online! Watch it!

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July 16, 2015

Big Bird (and Billy Eichner and Michelle Obama) Nominated for Emmy Award

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 5:52 pm

The Billy On the Street episode featuring Big Bird is nominated for an Emmy!

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Muppet Panel Announced for D23

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 1:39 pm

The Muppets are getting their own panel discussion at Disney’s D23 Expo in August!

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July 15, 2015

Grover Cooks Up Something Special with Wendy Williams

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 4:59 pm

Watch Grover’s tasty and adorable appearance on The Wendy Williams Show!

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July 14, 2015

VCR Alert: Grover on Wendy Williams

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 4:26 pm

Grover’s gonna be on The Wendy Williams Show this Wednesday!

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Watch ToughPigs’ Own Joe and Ryan Talk FAO on BBC

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 12:51 pm

Joe and Ryan were interviewed by the BBC about the closing of the Whatnot Workshop!

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Center for Puppetry Arts’ Jim Henson Wing Opening in November

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 9:55 am

The puppetry museum in Atlanta has set a date for the opening of their permanent Henson/Muppet exhibit!

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July 12, 2015

Watch the Full Muppets’ SDCC Panel RIGHT NOW!

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 10:04 am

Watch the whole Muppet panel from this weekend’s San Diego Comic Con!

ARTICLES

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July 9, 2015

Lots of New Info on Henson’s Turkey Hollow

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Ryan Roe @ 1:30 pm

Catch it November 21st on Lifetime!

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See The Muppets Assist in Economics Crash Course

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 12:08 pm

Watch a new Crash Course video featuring Kermit, Beaker, Statler & Waldorf, and more!

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In Other News: Muppet Folks Doing Non-Muppet Things

Filed under: Feature,Reports — Tags: , , — Joe Hennes @ 11:20 am

Updates on the non-Muppet work from Muppet performers and writers like Frank Oz, Stephanie D’Abruzzo, Sonia Manzano, and more!

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Good News for the UK: Muppets Coming to Sky One!

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 10:21 am

British and Irish Muppet fans will get to watch the new series on Sky One!

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July 8, 2015

You Remind Me of the Game: Labyrinth Board Game Announced!

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 2:40 pm

A new board game based on Labyrinth is coming soon!

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Henson’s Happytime Murders Comes Back to Life

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Ryan Roe @ 8:00 am

The not-for-kids puppet movie is on again.

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July 6, 2015

Rumor: Walt Disney World’s Muppet Vision 3D Closing Too

Filed under: News — Tags: , — Joe Hennes @ 4:59 pm

First Disneyland’s Muppet*Vision closes, and now it looks like Disney World’s is going away as well.

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RIP Sesame Street Animator Jane Aaron

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 4:58 pm

Jane Aaron, who provided dozens of animations for Sesame Street, has sadly passed away.

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Sesame Place Book Now In Stores

Filed under: News — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 2:10 pm

A book all about the Sesame Street theme park is now available!

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How to Be a Muppet Fan at San Diego Comic Con 2015

Filed under: Feature,Reports — Tags: , — Matt Wilkie @ 11:26 am

Read all about the Muppet, Henson, and Sesame-related panels, guests and fun stuff to see and do at the San Diego Comic Con!

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July 3, 2015

Sam Tries to Celebrate the 4th of July in a New Video

Filed under: News — Tags: — Ryan Roe @ 12:58 pm

Happy Independence Day from the Muppets!

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Sonia Manzano Is Retiring From Sesame Street

Filed under: News — Tags: , , — Ryan Roe @ 12:37 pm

Maria says “¬°Adios!”

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July 2, 2015

Review – Fraggle Rock: Journey to the Everspring

Filed under: Feature,Reviews — Tags: , , , — Julia Gaskill @ 8:00 am

We take a trip with the Fraggles for the first-ever multi-part Fraggle Rock comic book story.

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July 1, 2015

UPDATED: Siri Makes a Sesame Street Reference

Filed under: News — Tags: — Ryan Roe @ 8:00 am

Ask her what 0 divided by 0 is, and you’re guaranteed seconds of fun.

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June 30, 2015

Watch a Nintendo Man Meet a Henson Man

Filed under: News,Uncategorized — Tags: , , — Ryan Roe @ 8:00 am

Brian Henson and Shigeru Miyamoto hang out at Jim Henson Studios.

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June 29, 2015

Very Special Henson Specials: The Cube

Filed under: Anthology,Feature — Tags: , — Anthony Strand @ 9:49 am

Two Tough Pigs writers watch the 1969 TV special “The Cube,” which finds Jim Henson getting seriously weird.

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June 25, 2015

ToughPigs Art: Clayton Roederer Returns

Filed under: Art,Feature — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 10:34 am

Today on ToughPigs, we’re giving a second spotlight to Muppet fan artist Clayton Roederer, and his many amazing pictures of Big Bird!

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June 24, 2015

The Muppets Take San Diego Comic Con

Filed under: News — Joe Hennes @ 3:19 pm

The Muppets will have their own panel at Comic Con International in San Diego!

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June 22, 2015

Very Special Henson Specials: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen

Filed under: Anthology,Feature — Tags: , , — Anthony Strand @ 11:30 am

Two Tough Pigs writers visit Bremen for the first time in decades. But are they still moved by the music of an animal jazz quartet?

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June 19, 2015

Muppet Vault: Muppets & Music!

Filed under: Feature — Tags: — Joe Hennes @ 10:23 am

Join us in Brooklyn, NY on Sunday, July 12th for a musical celebration of the Muppets!

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