Tag Archives: Fozzie Bear

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,[...]

“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[...]

“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[...]

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[...]

“Glee” star Jane Lynch to “Muppet” movie? Not so fast!

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sue Sylvester might not be shouting down Fozzie’s jokes or whipping Miss Piggy into shape. That’s because “Glee” superstar Jane Lynch has denied the rumors that she’ll participate in the Muppet movie, currently in production at Walt Disney Pictures. “I’m not doing the Muppets movie. They[...]