Jazz singer Al Jarreau, who celebrated New Years Eve with Kermit the Frog in 1985, has passed away.
February 13, 2017
January 27, 2017
John Hurt, best known to Henson fans as The Storyteller, has passed away.
January 25, 2017
Legendary actress Mary Tyler Moore has passed away, and we’re remembering her appearance on Shalom Sesame.
January 12, 2017
We remember Robert Oksner, veteran Sesame Street writer and creator of Simon Soundman.
November 25, 2016
Muppet Show guest star and Brady Bunch matriarch Florence Henderson has passed away.
August 22, 2016
Toots Thielemans, who performed the Sesame Street theme on harmonica, has passed away.
August 13, 2016
The actor who performed R2-D2 has sadly passed away.
July 27, 2016
The MAD magazine cartoonist worked on several memorable Sesame Street products.
July 19, 2016
Producer, director, and all-around celebrity Garry Marshall has sadly passed away. We’ve got a look at his singular Muppet connection.
May 19, 2016
Morley Safer, who interviewed the Muppet performers for a 60 Minutes special in 1979, has passed away.
April 21, 2016
The artist was a guest star on Muppets Tonight in 1997.
April 19, 2016
Sitcom star Doris Roberts has sadly passed away, and we’re looking back at her Sesame Street appearances.
March 25, 2016
Tom Whedon, Muppet writer and father of Joss Whedon, has passed away.
March 23, 2016
The actor who played Mr. Handford on Sesame Street throughout the 1990s has sadly passed away.
March 9, 2016
We remember “Fifth Beatle” George Martin and his appearance on a little-remembered Henson show.
January 14, 2016
Harry Potter’s Alan Rickman has passed away, and we remember his singular Henson connection.
January 11, 2016
Music icon David Bowie, star of Jim Henson’s Labyrinth, has passed away.
December 31, 2015
We remember Sesame Street songwriter Dave Conner.
December 24, 2015
Former Mr. Snuffleupagus performer Michael Earl has sadly passed away.
October 25, 2015
We remember puppeteer Christopher Leith, who worked on Labyrinth, The Jim Henson Hour, and Muppet Christmas Carol.
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