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

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Biography:
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Alternate Names:
Big Bird

Filmography

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  1. Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas (2016) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  2. "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver"
        - Lead (2016) TV episode, Played by Eric Jacobson
  3. "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 (as Big Bird)
        - Jessica Chastain/Jeffrey Tambor/Chris Brown (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  4. "Portlandia"
        - Fashion (2015) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  5. "The Colbert Report"
        - Same to You, Pal (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Chris Fischer (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  6. "Sesame Street"
    ... aka "1-2-3 Sesame" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "123 Sesame Street" - USA (alternative title)
    ... 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 (as Big Bird)
        - Numeric Con (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Proud to Be Me (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Mi Amiguita Rosita (2013) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel (as Big Bird)
        - Help-O-Bots (2013) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
          (272 more)
  7. "Robot Chicken"
        - Victoria's Secret of NIMH (2014) TV episode, Played by Seth Green / Victor Yerrid (as Big Bird)
        - Eviscerated Post-Coital by a Six Foot Mantis (2012) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
        - Book of Corrine (2006) TV episode, Played by Dan Milano (as Big Bird)
  8. "Sunny Side Up"
    ... aka "The Sunny Side Up Show" - USA (original title)
        - Episode dated 21 March 2014 (2014) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  9. 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2013) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  10. The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2012) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  11. The 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2012) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney
  12. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
        - Episode #10.125 (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode #10.116 (2012) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode #8.42 (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Episode #4.61 (2005) TV episode, Played by Stu Smith (as Big Bird)
  13. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2011) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  14. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2010) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)

  15. "The Bonnie Hunt Show"
        - Episode dated 9 November 2009 (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  16. The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV) Played by Matt Vogel (as Big Bird)
  17. 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)
  18. "Scrubs"
    ... aka "Scrubs: Med School" - USA (ninth season title)
        - My ABC's (2009) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  19. Elmo's Christmas Countdown (2007) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  20. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2007) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "81st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade" - USA (long title)
  21. A Sesame Street Christmas Carol (2006) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  22. "Martha"
        - Episode dated 10 July 2006 (2006) TV episode, Played by Jim Martin
  23. Guess That Shape and Color (2006) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  24. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  25. The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  26. Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On (2004) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird) / Matt Vogel (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Elmo's World - The Street We Live On!" - USA (DVD box title)
  27. "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 (as Big Bird)
        - Episode dated 24 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 23 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Episode dated 22 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 21 May 2001 (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  28. Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf (2001) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  29. "Learn Along with Sesame"
        - Music Works Wonders (2001) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Lead Away (1996) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  30. "The Simpsons"
        - Missionary: Impossible (2000) TV episode, Played by Dan Castellaneta
        - Trash of the Titans (1998) TV episode, Played by Dan Castellaneta

  31. The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird) / Matt Vogel (as Big Bird)
  32. Elmopalooza! (1998) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  33. Big Bird Gets Lost (1998) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  34. "Showbiz Today"
        - Episode dated 8 January 1998 (1998) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  35. A Brief History of Motion Pictures (1998) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  36. Sing Yourself Sillier at the Movies (1997) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Sing Yourself Sillier!" - USA (short title)
  37. Imagine That! (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney
    ... aka "Imagine That!: Activities for Rainy Days and Every Day" - USA (long title)
  38. Kids' Guide to Life: Learning to Share (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "Learning to Share" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Kids' Guide to Life - Learning to Share" - International (English title) (complete title)
  39. Elmo Saves Christmas (1996) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  40. All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (1994) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "Sesame Street's All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!" - USA (complete title)
  41. Sesame Street Stays Up Late! (1993) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "Sesame Street Celebrates Around the World" - USA (video title)
  42. Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration (1993) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  43. Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Firehouse (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)

  44. Sesame Street, Special (1988) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... 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)
  45. A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  46. Sing Along (1987) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  47. "Shalom Sesame" Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Passover (????) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
  48. Getting Ready to Read (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  49. Learning About Letters (1986) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  50. Follow That Bird (1985) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird" - USA (complete title)
  51. Three Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  52. Five Sesame Street Stories (1985) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  53. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1984) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  54. Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  55. Big Bird in China (1983) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  56. The Great Muppet Caper (1981) Played by Caroll Spinney

  57. "The Hollywood Squares"
        - Episode dated 24 December 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 3 September 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Episode dated 11 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - Episode dated 8 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
        - Episode dated 7 June 1979 (1979) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
          (14 more)
  58. A Walking Tour of Sesame Street (1979) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  59. A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  60. Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  61. "The Electric Company"
        - 453 (1975) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney
        - 131 (1972) TV episode, Played by Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  62. Out to Lunch (1974) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  63. Julie on Sesame Street (1973) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
Archive Footage:
  1. "Sesame Street"
    ... aka "1-2-3 Sesame" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "123 Sesame Street" - USA (alternative title)
    ... 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)
        - Meet Julia (2017) TV episode, Played by Matt Vogel (as Big Bird)
  2. The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2009) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  3. Being Green (2009) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  4. "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")
  5. Sesame Songs: Sing-Along Earth Songs (1993) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
    ... aka "Sing-Along Earth Songs" - USA (short title)
  6. The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  7. Sing Yourself Silly! (1990) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  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 / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  10. Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (1989) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  11. Count It Higher: Great Music Videos from Sesame Street (1988) (V) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)
  12. The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (1986) (TV) Played by Caroll Spinney / Caroll Spinney (as Big Bird)

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Quotes:
From A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978) (TV)
Leslie Uggams: Yoo Hoo! Anybody home?
Oscar the Grouch: Oh, it's you, huh? Back for seconds. Look, Leslie, I'm glad that someone else agrees with me about all this Christmas nonsense here.
Leslie Uggams: I don't agree with you, Oscar.
Oscar the Grouch: You don't? You mean, you're with them?
Leslie Uggams: Yes, and you should be with them. You would find that Christmas is something very very special.
Oscar the Grouch: Oh, you mean stop fighting it, huh?
Leslie Uggams: Exactly.
Oscar the Grouch: Hmmm, sort of go with the flow. You get my drift?
Leslie Uggams: And the snow, and the mistletoe.
Oscar the Grouch: Bleck!
[...]
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