February 23, 2017

Tag Archives: Kermit the Frog

Oscars: Muppets, Cirque du Soleil confirmed for the Academy Awards – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Some would argue that the annual Oscar telecast is a real circus. This year, it will be more like Cirque du Soleil. Oscar telecast producers Brian Grazer and Don Mischer announced in a press release Friday morning that Cirque du Soleil will present a “wholly unique and[...]

Miss Piggy Photos: Hollywood Hot Star of the Week

HollywoodNews.com: Our selected “Hollywood Hot Star of the Week” is international star, role model and diva – the fabulous Miss Piggy. Enjoy the photo gallery: “Miss Piggy needs no introduction; star of film, TV and the upcoming Disney movie ‘The Muppets’ released nationwide on February 10th, she has been a pop[...]

Oscars: Bret McKenzie talks “Muppets,” music and the magic of Jim Henson – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: “The Muppets” soundtrack rarely leaves the CD player in our house. My boys, ages 7 and 3, adore the movie’s catchy tunes, from the opening number of “Life’s a Happy Song” to the sentimental “Man or Muppet.” My youngest repeats Fozzie’s line “I didn’t do it, I’ve[...]

Could the Muppets replace Eddie Murphy as Oscar host? – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: It’s time to play the music. It’s time to light the lights. According to an instantaneous Twitter movement, it’s time for the Academy to make the right move by naming Kermit, Miss Piggy and their fellow Muppets as the Oscar hosts tonight. The Twitter page @MuppetOscars popped[...]

“The Muppets” full trailer arrives online

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: After weeks of (extremely clever) spoof trailers taking on everything from “The Hangover” to “Green Lantern,” Disney’s new Muppets movie finally has a real trailer. And it’s awesome! The theme of “getting the band back together” has helped blow the dust off of countless franchises, but the tone of[...]

Disney unveils first “Muppets” poster

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Kermit, Fozzie Bear and Miss Piggy have remained mainstays in pop culture, but it has been years since Jim Henson’s Muppets have had a feature film to call their own. That changes in November when James Bobin brings a live-action Muppet movie back to theaters with the[...]

Lady Gaga has a good romance with the Muppets

HollywoodNews.com: Talk about lightening in a bottle. Evidence that the Muppet brand is just about to get hipper with current crowds, news arrive that Lady Gaga will make an appearance in their new movie. Rounding out Gaga’s entourage in the film, are funny men Eric Stonestreet (“Modern Family”), John Krasinski (“The Office”)[...]