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'Jimmy Kimmel Live!': Sesame Street Meets 'Game of Thrones'
Starting in January, 'Sesame Street' is moving to HBO. How will a wholesome show like that fit in on the raunchy cable network? To find out, we took d (more…)
Sesame Street Meets "Game of Thrones"
01:11 — Starting in January, "Sesame Street" is moving to HBO. How will a wholesome show like that fit in on the raunchy cable network? To find out,we took di (more…)
Sesame Street Meets "Game of Thrones"
01:11 — Starting in January, "Sesame Street" is moving to HBO. How will a wholesome show like that fit in on the raunchy cable network? To find out,we took di (more…)
Working with Puppets
Ludacris, producer Lisa Henson, and puppeteer Alice Dinnean explain the pros and cons of working with puppets in this web exclusive from "Jim Henson's (more…)
Lisa Henson on the Origins of Turkey Hollow
Producer Lisa Henson describes the discovery of her father's original treatment for "Turkey Hollow" in this web exclusive from "Jim Henson's Turkey Ho (more…)
Katniss Says Goodbye in 'Mockingjay Part 2' This Weekend
The List's Teresa Strasser with your Weekend Hot List including the finale of 'The Hunger Games', Jim Henson's 'Turkey Hollow' on Lifetime, and Americ (more…)
Katniss Says Goodbye in 'Mockingjay Part 2' This Weekend
The List's Teresa Strasser with your Weekend Hot List including the finale of The Hunger Games, Jim Henson's Turkey Hallow on Lifetime, and American M (more…)
Interview with Cartoonist Guy Gilchrist
Interview at Wizard Comic Con with Cartoonist Guy Gilchrist. Guy has worked side by side with Jim Henson for years and has help to create the muppets, (more…)
The Muppet Movie - Kermits 50th Anniversary - Trailer
Four classic Muppet films are being newly released on DVD to celebrate Kermit the Frogs 50th anniversary.
The Muppets Are Back With a Grown-Up Show
'The Muppets,' a new series premiering on Sept. 22 on ABC, puts a grown-up spin on the puppet world Jim Henson introduced 60 years ago. Photo: ABC
The Stars Step Up for Haiti
Miley Cyrus, Celine Dion and more head to Jim Henson studios to remake We Are The World with proceeds going to benefit Haiti.
Around the Net: Crocodile Vs. Elephant
Kevin Pereira and Candace Bailey present the top viral videos around the internet, including Crazy Gymnastics Move, Crocodile vs. Elephant and Orson W (more…)
Muppet's Dazzle at American History Museum
Jim Henson puppets, including Elmo, Fozzie Bear, the Count and Miss Piggy, have been donated to Washington, D.C.'s American History Museum on the anni (more…)
Muppet's Dazzle at American History Museum
Jim Henson puppets, including Elmo, Fozzie Bear, the Count and Miss Piggy, have been donated to Washington, D.C.'s American History Museum on the anni (more…)
Toy Industry Hall of Fame to Induct Disney CEO Bob Iger
Disney CEO Bob Iger will be inducted into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame, the Toy Industry Assn. announced Wednesday. The group recognized the Disney (more…)
Jim Henson Said Judd Apatow Lacks Warmth
02:28 — Judd Apatow talks to Jimmy about his stand-up past and the failed audition he had with Adam Sandler for Jim Henson.
Jim Henson Said Judd Apatow Lacks Warmth
02:28 — Judd Apatow talks to Jimmy about his stand-up past and the failed audition he had with Adam Sandler for Jim Henson.
Today in History for September 24th
Highlights of this day in history: Patricia Hearst gets prison time; Author F. Scott Fitzgerald born; '60 Minutes' premieres; Baseball's Dodgers play (more…)
Does Kermit the Frog Have a Pig Fetish? An Investigation
The Muppets will return to TV for the first time in nearly 20 years next Tuesday, in an ABC mockumentary series about the Jim Henson characters € (more…)
Secrets (Silencers Are Golden & Call of the Forest)
17:41 — Carl and Lug have had a bit of a falling out and have even stopped talking to each other. Even though Bozer tells him it’s better to leave them to sor (more…)
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  • Birth Name: James Maury Henson
  • Birth Place: Greenville, MS
  • Birthday: September 24, 1936, Libra
  • Died: May 16, 1990
  • Profession: Puppeteer, Producer, Writer, Director

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