Jim Henson (I) (1936–1990)

Actor | Writer | Producer



  • Frank Oz, Jim Henson, Dave Goelz, Richard Hunt, and Jerry Nelson in The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
  • Jim Henson in The Muppet Show (1976)
  • Jim Henson in The Muppet Movie (1979)
  • Frank Oz and Jim Henson in The Muppet Movie (1979)
  • LeVar Burton, Jim Henson, and Kermit the Frog in Reading Rainbow (1983)
  • Jim Henson, Percy Edwards, Stephen Garlick, Dave Goelz, Lisa Maxwell, and Kathryn Mullen in The Dark Crystal (1982)

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James Maury Henson

Greenville, Mississippi, USA


(age 53)
New York City, New York, USA


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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