The Muppet Show (1976–1981)

TV Series  |  TV-G  |   |  Comedy, Family, Music


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Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show.


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Cast & Crew

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Creator:

Jim Henson

Did You Know?

Trivia

During the course of the show, Jim Henson wrote out a list of dream guests, and urged the writers and puppeteers to do the same. Henson's list included Bil Baird, Shari Lewis, Burr Tillstrom, Stan Freberg, Mae West, Mia Farrow, Princess Anne, Kim Novak, and Katharine Hepburn. The Muppet performers and writing staff list included Dustin Hoffman, David Bowie, Salvador Dalí, Michael Caine, Robert De Niro, Frank Zappa, Meryl Streep, the entire Monty ... ...


Quotes

Waldorf: These seats are awful.
Statler: Why? Can't you see anything?
Waldorf: That's the problem. I can see everything.


Crazy Credits

Steve Whitmire and Dave Goelz's gags in the end credits vary.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Comedy | Family | Music

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