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Oscar the Grouch (Character)
from "Sesame Street" (1969)

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Sesame Street: Season 35: Episode 19 -- It's a feast of vintage Cookie skits! A prank pulled on Bert backfires on Cookie and Ernie; Cookie's call to his mother ends when he eats the telephone. Also: sing along with a classic version of "One of These Things" and a very animated ABC song.
Sesame Street: :  -- In Sea Captain The Musical, Elmo imagines that he helps out a giant pink whale by using subtraction to remove itchy barnacles from her back.

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Biography:
Oscar the Grouch lives in a trash can on Sesame Street... See more »
Alternate Names:
Oscar The Grouch / Oscar the Grouch assistant

Filmography

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  1. "Portlandia"
        - Fashion (2015) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  2. "Robot Chicken"
        - Victoria's Secret of NIMH (2014) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
        - Eviscerated Post-Coital by a Six Foot Mantis (2012) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
  3. "The Sunny Side Up Show"
        - Episode dated 21 March 2014 (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Oscar The Grouch)
  4. 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2013) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  5. "The Colbert Report"
        - Chris Fischer (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  6. "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)
        - Trashgiving Day (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Finish the Splat (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - A Song for Letter "G" (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Baby Bear Comes Clean (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Hansel & Gretel's Playdate with Big Bird (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
          (133 more)
  7. The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2012) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  8. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
        - Episode #10.125 (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney / Drew Massey (as Oscar the Grouch assistant)
        - Episode #10.116 (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney / Drew Massey (as Oscar the Grouch assistant)
        - Episode #8.42 (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  9. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2011) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  10. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2010) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney

  11. "The Bonnie Hunt Show"
        - Episode dated 9 November 2009 (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  12. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Night at the Museum 2" - Australia, Singapore (English title), UK, USA (working title)
    ... aka "Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian - The IMAX Experience" - USA (IMAX version)
    ... aka "Night Museum 2" - Japan (English title)
  13. "Scrubs"
    ... aka "Scrubs: Med School" - USA (ninth season title)
        - My ABC's (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  14. Elmo's Christmas Countdown (2007) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  15. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2007) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "81st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade" - USA (long title)
  16. A Sesame Street Christmas Carol (2006) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  17. "Martha"
        - Episode dated 10 July 2006 (2006) TV episode, Played by Jim Martin
  18. Guess That Shape and Color (2006) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  19. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  20. The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  21. "Hollywood Squares"
    ... aka "H²" - USA (promotional abbreviation)
    ... aka "H2: Hollywood Squares" - USA (fifth season title)
        - Episode dated 24 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 22 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  22. Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf (2001) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  23. "Learn Along with Sesame"
        - Music Works Wonders (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Lead Away (1996) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  24. "The Simpsons"
        - Missionary: Impossible (2000) TV episode, Played by Dan Castellaneta
        - Trash of the Titans (1998) TV episode, Played by Dan Castellaneta

  25. The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999) Played by Caroll Spinney
  26. Elmopalooza! (1998) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  27. Big Bird Gets Lost (1998) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  28. "Showbiz Today"
        - Episode dated 8 January 1998 (1998) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  29. Sing Yourself Sillier at the Movies (1997) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sing Yourself Sillier!" - USA (short title)
  30. Imagine That! (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Imagine That!: Activities for Rainy Days and Every Day" - USA (long title)
  31. 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)
  32. Elmo Saves Christmas (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  33. 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)
  34. Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration (1994) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  35. Sesame Street Stays Up Late! (1993) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  36. Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Firehouse (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney

  37. 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)
  38. A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  39. Sing Along (1987) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  40. "Shalom Sesame" (1987) TV series Played by Caroll Spinney
  41. Getting Ready to Read (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  42. Learning About Letters (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney (as Oscar The Grouch)
  43. Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird (1985) Played by Caroll Spinney
  44. Three Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  45. Five Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  46. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1984) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  47. Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  48. Big Bird in China (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  49. The Great Muppet Caper (1981) Played by Caroll Spinney (as Oscar The Grouch)

  50. "The Hollywood Squares"
        - Episode dated 24 December 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 11 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 7 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 5 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 17 April 1978 (1978) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
          (2 more)
  51. A Walking Tour of Sesame Street (1979) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  52. A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  53. Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  54. "The Electric Company"
        - 453 (1975) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  55. Out to Lunch (1974) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  56. Julie on Sesame Street (1973) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
Archive Footage:
  1. The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  2. Being Green (2009) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  3. "Play with Me Sesame"
        - Episode dated 7 November 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 31 October 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 30 October 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 29 October 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 26 October 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
          ("18 more")
  4. Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Elmo's World - The Street We Live On!" - USA (DVD box title)
  5. Sesame Songs: Sing-Along Earth Songs (1993) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sing-Along Earth Songs" - USA (short title)
  6. The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  7. Sing Yourself Silly! (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  8. Sesame Songs: Monster Hits! (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Monster Hits!" - USA (short title)
  9. Sesame Songs: Rock & Roll (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  10. Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (1989) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  11. Count It Higher: Great Music Videos from Sesame Street (1988) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
  12. The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (1986) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney

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Quotes:
From A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978) (TV)
Leslie Uggams: [off camera] Merry Christmas, everybody! This is Leslie Uggams. You're looking at Sesame Street, and yes, it's the Christmas season.
Oscar the Grouch: [off camera] Hello, this is Oscar the Grouch speaking. I can't stand Christmas! I'm a 100% Grouch and proud of it.
Leslie Uggams: [off camera] Oh, Oscar!
Oscar the Grouch: [off camera] Anyway, I still have orders to say, "Welcome to 'A Special Sesame Street Christmas'". Wanna know what drives me bananas about the holiday season? It's all the unexpected company. For example, our star, Leslie Uggams.
Leslie Uggams: [on camera] Oh, thank you, Oscar!
Oscar the Grouch: [off camera] Guest stars Ethyl Merman...
Ethel Merman: [on camera] Merry Christmas!
Oscar the Grouch: [off camera] ... Anne Murray...
Anne Murray: [on camera] Merry Christmas!
Oscar the Grouch: [of camera] ... I mean, why do that have to bring all that Christmas cheerfulness to Sesame Street?
[...]
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