Tag Archives: Puppetry

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[...]

“The Muppets” has a perfect RT grade (for now)

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: I’m afraid I’m jinxing “The Muppets” just by typing this, but so far – as of Tuesday morning – James Bobin’s delightful family comedy is batting 100 on Rotten Tomatoes. All 27 reviews are Fresh to date. Eleven Top Critics have weighed in on Kermit and Miss[...]

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” delights at Savannah surprise screening

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “You are the first audience in the world to see this film.” With that, Savannah Film Festival Exective Director Danny Filson pulled back the curtain on Friday night’s Director’s Choice, which – to the delight of the supercharged audience in Trustees Theater – was James Bobin’s joyous, clever[...]

“Muppets” exclusive clip features new character Walter

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Despite the onslaught of “Muppet” marketing leading up to the film’s Nov. 23 release, in which Jim Henson’s creations spoofed everything from “The Green Lantern” to “The Hangover Part II,” we haven’t seen a whole lot with Walter, the new character created for this movie who acts[...]

Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie are totally platonic

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: After decades of speculation, an official announcement has been made: puppets Bert and Ernie of Sesame Street fame have a relationship that is totally platonic. Not only did the Sesame Workshop go so far as to deny an amorous relationship between the two, a[...]

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[...]

Gwyneth Paltrow & Cee Lo Green reportedly off to Grammys

HollywoodNews.com: Gwyneth Paltrow and Cee Lo Green are apparently going to continue their musical adventure together and take it to the Grammys. The two will reportedly be performing together with the help of Jim Henson Company Puppets, states People. As of now, it is reportedly unknown what song they might choose[...]

Katy Perry uses ‘Simpsons’ to take shot at ‘Sesame Street’ ban

HollywoodNews.com: As any pop star can tell you, the moment that you’ve made it hits not when you get on the cover of Rolling Stone, not when you attend the Grammy’s, but when you get a duet on Sesame Street. Unfortunately for Katy Perry, her adorable performance with Elmo[...]
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