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

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  1. "Robot Chicken"
        - Victoria's Secret of NIMH (2014) TV episode, Played by Victor Yerrid
        - Book of Corrine (2006) TV episode, Played by Dan Milano
  2. I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2014) Played by Caroll Spinney
  3. "Little Children, Big Challenges"
        - Episode dated 10 December 2013 (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
        - Divorce (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  4. 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2013) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  5. "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)
        - Mi Amiguita Rosita (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
        - Incarceration (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
        - Trashgiving Day (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel
        - The Very End of X (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Telly the Tiebreaker (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
          (182 more)
  6. "The Colbert Report"
        - Chris Fischer (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  7. "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon"
        - Episode #5.200 (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  8. "Good Morning America"
    ... aka "G.M.A." - USA (promotional abbreviation)
        - Episode dated 13 September 2013 (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  9. "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
  10. "Family Guy"
    ... aka "Padre de familia" - USA (Spanish title)
        - Brian's Play (2013) TV episode, Played by Seth MacFarlane
  11. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2012 (2012) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  12. "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)
        - Daniel Craig/Muse (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  13. Nightmare on Sesame Street (2012) Played by John Paliferro
    ... aka "Sesame Street - Live Action Trailer" - USA (complete title)
  14. "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
        - Walker Family (2011) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  15. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2011) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  16. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2010) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney

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

  42. Cinderelmo (1999) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  43. The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999) Played by Caroll Spinney / Matt Vogel
  44. Kids' Favorite Songs (1999) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  45. Elmopalooza! (1998) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  46. "Soul Man"
        - The Stan Plan (1998) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  47. Big Bird Gets Lost (1998) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  48. 123 Count with Me (1997) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  49. Elmocize (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  50. Do the Alphabet (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  51. 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)
  52. Elmo Saves Christmas (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  53. 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)
  54. Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration (1994) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  55. Sesame Street Stays Up Late! (1993) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  56. Big Bird's Birthday or Let Me Eat Cake (1991) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  57. Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Hospital (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  58. Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Firehouse (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney

  59. 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)
  60. The Best of Ernie and Bert (1988) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  61. Big Bird in Japan (1988) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  62. A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  63. Kids Like These (1987) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  64. "The New Hollywood Squares"
        - Episode dated 1 June 1987 (1987) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  65. Learning to Add and Subtract (1987) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  66. Sing Along (1987) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  67. Getting Ready to Read (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  68. Learning About Numbers (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  69. I'm Glad I'm Me (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  70. 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)
  71. Learning About Letters (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  72. Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird (1985) Played by Caroll Spinney
  73. Night of 100 Stars II (1985) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  74. Three Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  75. Five Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  76. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1984) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  77. Henson's Place (1984) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  78. Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  79. Big Bird in China (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  80. "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"
    ... aka "MisteRogers' Neighborhood" - USA (original title)
        - 1483: Competition (1981) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney

  81. Bob Hope on the Road to China (1979) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  82. "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)
  83. The Muppet Movie (1979) Played by Caroll Spinney
  84. "The Muppet Show"
        - Leslie Uggams (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  85. A Walking Tour of Sesame Street (1979) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  86. A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  87. Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  88. NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of Disney (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  89. Out to Lunch (1974) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  90. Julie on Sesame Street (1973) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  91. "The Electric Company"
        - 131 (1972) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  92. "Evening at Pops"
        - A Special Program with Arthur Fiedler and Friends from Sesame Street (1971) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  93. "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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Quotes:
From Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird (1985)
Big Bird: Hey, I've got a great idea. Let's play make-believe. I'll be Snow White.
Donnie Dodo: But you're not Snow White.
Marie Dodo: You're bright yellow.
Donnie Dodo: Yeah.
Big Bird: [not choosing to notice this remark] And you could be the Seven Dwarves.
Donnie Dodo: But we're not dwarves.
Marie Dodo: We're birds.
Big Bird: I said we just could make believe. You know, pretend? Uh, use your imagination.
Donnie Dodo: Oh, okay. I'll pretend I'm Donnie.
Marie Dodo: And I'll pretend I'm Marie.
[...]
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