2005: His recording of "Mahna Mahna" from The Muppet Show
(1976) is used in a Diet Cherry Vanilla Dr. Pepper TV commercial.
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Jim Henson's Muppets | The Muppets | Frank Oznowicz | Miss Piggy
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[on The Muppet Show
(1976) head writer, Jerry Juhl
]: He was the person responsible really for the heart of the Muppets. He just knew the characters better than anybody else. He was brilliant because he could be funny but not nasty. He always saw the affection between the characters. Nobody else could do that kind of writing... He was THE Muppet writer.
His father, Isidore Oznowicz, was of Polish Jewish background. His mother, Frances (Ghevaert), was of Belgian (Flemish) descent.
Performer of such puppets as Yoda, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Grover, Animal