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Big Bird (Character)
from "Sesame Street" (1969)

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Sesame Street: :  -- Abby wants to take a music class, but first she'll need an instrument.  Grover appears with a suitcase full of instruments and then decides he'd like to join too!

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Big Bird is a yellow bird about eight foot, two inches... See more »

Filmography

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  1. "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"
    ... aka "The Tonight Show" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Tonight Show" - USA (informal short title)
        - Kevin Spacey/Keegan-Michael Key/Monroe Martin (2015) TV episode, Played by Noel MacNeal
        - Jessica Chastain/Jeffrey Tambor/Chris Brown (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  2. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Taraji P. Henson/Mumford & Sons (2015) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Daniel Craig/Muse (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  3. "Supernatural"
        - Inside Man (2015) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  4. "Billy on the Street with Billy Eichner"
    ... aka "Funny or Die's Billy on the Street" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Billy on the Street" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Funny or Die's Billy on the Street with Billy Eichner" - USA (long title)
        - Billy on the Street with First Lady Michelle Obama, Big Bird and Elena!!! (2015) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  5. "The Colbert Report"
        - Episode dated 18 December 2014 (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Chris Fischer (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  6. Turn Down for 2014 (2014) (V) Played by Matt Vogel
    ... aka "YouTube Rewind 2014" - International (English title) (complete title)
  7. "Sesame Street"
    ... aka "Open Sesame" - New Zealand (English title) (new syndication title)
    ... aka "Sesame Street Unpaved" - USA (syndication title)
    ... aka "The New Sesame Street" - USA (new syndication title)
        - The Enthusiastic Penelope Penguin (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Proud to Be Me (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Mi Amiguita Rosita (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
        - Help-O-Bots (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Incarceration (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
          (213 more)
  8. "Robot Chicken"
        - Victoria's Secret of NIMH (2014) TV episode, Played by Victor Yerrid
        - Book of Corrine (2006) TV episode, Played by Dan Milano
  9. "Little Children, Big Challenges"
        - Episode dated 10 December 2013 (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
        - Divorce (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  10. 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2013) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  11. "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon"
        - Episode #5.200 (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  12. "Good Morning America"
    ... aka "G.M.A." - USA (promotional abbreviation)
        - Episode dated 13 September 2013 (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  13. "Mad"
        - After Bert/Downton Shaggy (2013) TV episode, Played by Frank Welker
        - Wreck It Gandalph/The Big Bird Theory (2013) TV episode, Played by Anthony Hansen
        - RiOa/Thomas the Unstoppable Tank Engine (2011) TV episode, Played by Ben Diskin
  14. "Family Guy"
    ... aka "Padre de familia" - USA (Spanish title)
        - Brian's Play (2013) TV episode, Played by Seth MacFarlane
  15. The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2012) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  16. Nightmare on Sesame Street (2012) Played by John Paliferro
    ... aka "Sesame Street - Live Action Trailer" - USA (complete title)
  17. "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
        - Walker Family (2011) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  18. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2011) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  19. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2010) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney

  20. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
        - Episode #8.42 (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode #4.61 (2005) TV episode, Played by Stu Smith
  21. Live from the Red Carpet: The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  22. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2008) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  23. Elmo's Christmas Countdown (2007) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  24. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2007) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "81st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade" - USA (long title)
  25. Sesame Street: Old School Volume 2 (2007) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  26. Sesame Beginnings: Moving Together (2007) (V) Played by Matt Vogel
  27. Sesame Beginnings: Exploring Together (2006) (V) Played by Matt Vogel
  28. A Sesame Street Christmas Carol (2006) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  29. Sesame Beginnings: Make Music Together (2006) (V) Played by Matt Vogel
  30. Sesame Beginnings: Beginning Together (2006) (V) Played by Matt Vogel
  31. Guess That Shape and Color (2006) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  32. Elmo Visits the Doctor (2005) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  33. Sesame Street: Friends to the Rescue (2005) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  34. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  35. "Sesame Street" (2004) TV series Played by Satoshi Tsuruoka
    ... aka "Sesami sutorîto" - Japan (original title)
  36. The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  37. What's the Name of That Song (2004) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  38. "The West Wing"
    ... aka "The White House" - Israel (English title), Japan (English title)
        - Eppur Si Muove (2004) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  39. Sesame Street: Sesame Sings Karaoke (2003) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  40. Sesame Street: Three Bears and a New Baby (2003) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  41. Sesame Street 4-D (2003) Played by Matt Vogel
    ... aka "Sesame Street: 4-D Movie Magic" - USA (original title)
  42. The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2003) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  43. Elmo Visits the Firehouse (2002) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Matt Vogel
  44. "Hollywood Squares"
    ... aka "H²" - USA (promotional abbreviation)
    ... aka "H2: Hollywood Squares" - USA (fifth season title)
        - Episode dated 25 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 23 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 21 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  45. "Between the Lions"
        - Tweet! Tweet! (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  46. Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf (2001) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  47. "Learn Along with Sesame"
        - Music Works Wonders (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney

  48. Cinderelmo (1999) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  49. The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999) Played by Caroll Spinney / Matt Vogel
  50. Kids' Favorite Songs (1999) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  51. Elmopalooza! (1998) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  52. "Soul Man"
        - The Stan Plan (1998) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  53. Big Bird Gets Lost (1998) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  54. A Brief History of Motion Pictures (1998) Played by Caroll Spinney
  55. 123 Count with Me (1997) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  56. Elmocize (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  57. Do the Alphabet (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  58. Kids' Guide to Life: Learning to Share (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Learning to Share" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Kids' Guide to Life - Learning to Share" - International (English title) (complete title)
  59. Elmo Saves Christmas (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  60. All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (1994) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sesame Street's All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!" - USA (complete title)
  61. Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration (1994) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  62. Sesame Street Stays Up Late! (1993) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  63. Big Bird's Birthday or Let Me Eat Cake (1991) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  64. Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Hospital (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  65. Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Firehouse (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney

  66. Sesame Street, Special (1988) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Put Down the Duckie: A Sesame Street Special" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Put Down the Duckie - An All-Star Musical Special" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "The Sesame Street Special" - USA (informal title)
  67. The Best of Ernie and Bert (1988) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  68. Big Bird in Japan (1988) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  69. A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  70. Kids Like These (1987) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  71. "The New Hollywood Squares"
        - Episode dated 1 June 1987 (1987) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  72. Learning to Add and Subtract (1987) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  73. Sing Along (1987) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  74. Getting Ready to Read (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  75. Learning About Numbers (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  76. I'm Glad I'm Me (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  77. Sesame Street: Bedtime Stories and Songs (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Bedtime Stories & Songs" - International (English title) (video box title)
    ... aka "Sleepytime Songs & Stories" - USA (reissue title)
  78. Learning About Letters (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  79. Follow That Bird (1985) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird" - USA (complete title)
  80. Night of 100 Stars II (1985) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  81. Three Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  82. Five Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  83. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1984) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  84. Henson's Place (1984) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  85. Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  86. Big Bird in China (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  87. "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"
    ... aka "MisteRogers' Neighborhood" - USA (original title)
        - 1483: Competition (1981) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney

  88. Bob Hope on the Road to China (1979) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  89. "The Hollywood Squares"
        - Episode dated 3 September 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 8 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 6 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 4 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 28 August 1978 (1978) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
          (5 more)
  90. The Muppet Movie (1979) Played by Caroll Spinney
  91. "The Muppet Show"
        - Leslie Uggams (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  92. A Walking Tour of Sesame Street (1979) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  93. A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  94. Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  95. NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of Disney (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  96. Out to Lunch (1974) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  97. Julie on Sesame Street (1973) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  98. "The Electric Company"
        - 131 (1972) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  99. "Evening at Pops"
        - A Special Program with Arthur Fiedler and Friends from Sesame Street (1971) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  100. "Flip"
    ... aka "The Flip Wilson Show" - USA (promotional title)
        - Episode #1.1 (1970) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
Archive Footage:
  1. The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Matt Vogel
  2. Being Green (2009) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  3. A Company of Players (2008) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  4. Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Matt Vogel
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Elmo's World - The Street We Live On!" - USA (DVD box title)
  5. "Rove Live"
        - Episode #4.33 (2003) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  6. 50 Greatest TV Animals (2003) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  7. It's Not Easy Being Green (1994) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  8. Sesame Songs: Sing-Along Earth Songs (1993) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sing-Along Earth Songs" - USA (short title)
  9. The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  10. "Entertainment Tonight"
    ... aka "E.T." - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "This Week in Entertainment" - USA (weekend title)
        - Episode dated 18 May 1990 (1990) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 16 May 1990 (1990) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  11. Sing Yourself Silly! (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  12. Sesame Songs: Rock & Roll (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  13. Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (1989) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  14. Count It Higher: Great Music Videos from Sesame Street (1988) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  15. The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (1986) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney

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From The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
Oscar: Huxley! First this guy ruined my beautiful Grouclland, and now, he's messin' with my frie...
[everyone is surprised to hear what Oscar just said]
Big Bird: Oscar, were you gonna say "friend"?
Oscar: No. I was gonna say... "French-fried fish-heads"!
[everyone else scoffs in disagreement]
Oscar: All right. So the little stink ball IS my friend. Oh, I gotta go do somethin' about this!
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