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Jon Hamm Teaches Sesame Street About Feelings

Mad Men and 90's dating show star Jon Hamm continued his reign of almost disgusting handsomeness during his most recent visit to Sesame Street. This time, he taught one of the show's resident Muppets about emotions. Read more...

‘Of Muppets & Men’, A Wonderfully Insightful 1980 Documentary About ‘The Muppet Show

3 days agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Of Muppets And Men is a wonderful 52-minute documentary about the people who made The Muppet Show happen. Shot in 1980 during the show’s fifth season, the documentary took a look at the people who made the muppets, voiced the muppets, performed with the muppets and of course, the incredible vision of the late great [...]

Late Late Night FDL: Fever

Rita Moreno and Animal -- Fever, from episode 105 of The Muppet Show.

Journalists show how to read the Gettysburg Address like a pro

Journalists, politicians, actors, public servants and Muppets have recited Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in a project launched by filmmaker Ken Burns to commemorate that speech’s 150th anniversary. Learn the Speech encourages “everyone in America to video record themselves reading or reciting … Read more

How the Muppets created Generation X

last weekOdd : Neatorama

Are you a part of the MTV generation? It could be argued that your worldview was shaped more by the Muppets than music videos. After all, Generation X learned so much from Sesame Street and laughed so much at The Muppet Show that they consider Jim Henson and Frank Oz to be members of the family. Show More Summary

This Insane Swedish Chef Is Not What You'd Expect after Watching The Muppet Show

last weekOdd : Neatorama

(Video Link) If you were expecting a somewhat clumsy but friendly cook preparing you food while saying variations of the word "bork," then you're in for a surprise. The Swedish chef at Regular Ordinary Swedish Meal Time gets really excited/angry about making food. Show More Summary

Mickey Rooney taught 'South Park,' Bradys, Muppets how to put on a show

When news of Mickey Rooney's death spread late Sunday and into Monday, there was one phrase that made it into almost every tribute to the legendary actor: "Let's put on a show!"Rooney and acting partner Judy Garland organized and put...Show More Summary

What the Stars of How I Met Your Mother Are Doing Next

Over the course of How I Met Your Mother's run, Neil Patrick Harris hosted nearly 1,000 awards shows, Josh Radnor wrote and directed two indie movies, and Jason Segel made a Muppet movie. The cast hasn't exactly been sealed off in a HIMYM bubble. But now that the show has... More »

This Morgan Is The Only Car To Have A Speaking Role On The Muppet Show

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Oh good, you're still here. Glad I caught you. See, I thought it was super-important to let you know the name of the Morgan roadster that had a role on a 1980 episode of The Muppet Show. Are you ready? Have a notebook? Here's the name: ZZXKL. Read more...

Impressionist Brock Baker Sings ‘Rainbow Connection’ as Most of The Muppets Characters

3 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Los Angeles writer, comedian, and “man of a kajllion voices” Brock Baker of BrocksDubs created a great video that shows him singing “Rainbow Connection” as most of The Muppets characters. “Rainbow Connection” was written by Paul Williams and Kenneth Ascher in 1979 and performed by Kermit the Frog in The Muppet Movie.

The Muppets’ Music Maestro

3 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Flight of the Conchords’ Bret McKenzie is behind the music of 'Muppets Most Wanted.' He gives us his best Swedish chef impression and shares his dream for a Miss Piggy and Celine Dion Vegas show.

Movie Review: Muppets Most Wanted

This is a review of the film Muppets Most Wanted. To play with the Muppets on iOS, check out the free download My Muppets ShowThe Muppets are a talented troupe of performers with a long history, and like any long-running band, they periodically require a jolt of enthusiasm to renew interest in the franchise.  [...]

‘Sesame Street’ – New Muppet Teaches Cleanliness

Since 1969, Sesame Street has been educating children in fun ways that are ever changing. Not only does this iconic show teach all the normal preschool lessons, such as counting and identifying colors and numbers, it also tackles more unique topics that are just as important as the basics. Show More Summary

The Greatest Hits of the Muppets’ Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem

Some people grew up on the Beatles. Others, the Rolling Stones. Then there were the kids who learned about music through Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem, the Muppets' house band. For fans of The Muppet Show, the Mayhem were a gateway to rock and roll. The group covered everything... More »

Spoiler Special: Muppets Most Wanted

On the Spoiler Special podcast, Slate critics discuss movies—and the occasional TV show—in full, spoiler-filled detail. Below Slate movie critic Dana Stevens and Slate editorial director John Swansburg discuss Muppets Most Wanted, the sequel to the most recent reboot of the long-running Muppet franchise. Show More Summary

'Muppets Most Wanted's' Bret McKenzie wants more 'Muppet Show'. What about Flight of the Conchords'?

Bret McKenzie, known best for 'Flight of the Conchords," has a very unique way of writing songs for the Muppets in "Muppets Most Wanted."

20 Great Celebrity Guests for a ‘Muppet Show’ Reboot

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Screen Rant

To coincide with the release of 'Muppets Most Wanted,' we have 20 celebrities we'd like to see on a reboot of 'The Muppet Show.' The post 20 Great Celebrity Guests for a ‘Muppet Show’ Reboot appeared first on Screen Rant.

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