The Muppet Show 1976 | TV Show Watchlist


Jim Henson's fanciful creations, headed by host Kermit the Frog, cavort on-stage and backstage with celebs in this classic family series, which, during its five-year syndicated run, was viewed by an estimated 235 million people in some 100 countries. Produced in England, `The Muppet Show' won three Emmys and a Peabody. Guest stars included Elton John, Bob Hope, Carol Burnett, Julie Andrews, Peter Sellers and Rudolf Nureyev (dancing a pas de deux with Miss Piggy from `Swine Lake').

Active Cast

Jim Henson Kermit the Frog/Rowlf/The Swedish Chef/Dr. Teeth/Waldorf
Frank Oz Miss Piggy/Fozzie Bear/Sam the Eagle/Animal
Richard Hunt Scooter/Beaker/Sweetums/Statler/Janice
Dave Goelz Gonzo/Dr. Bunsen Honeydew/Zoot
Jerry Nelson Floyd/Dr. Strangepork