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Overview (2)

Born in Decatur, Georgia, USA
Birth NamePeter Leopold Linz

Mini Bio (1)

Peter Linz was born on June 28, 1967 in Decatur, Georgia, USA as Peter Leopold Linz. He is an actor, known for The Muppets (2011), Muppets Most Wanted (2014) and The Puzzle Place (1994). He was previously married to Marlene E. Rudy.

Spouse (1)

Marlene E. Rudy (1993 - 4 June 2016) (her death) (3 children)

Trivia (10)

Grew up in Georgia.
Has been puppeteering since he was 3 years old.
On October 8, 2002 appeared with his character Theo Lion from "Between the Lions" before the House Education Reform Subcommittee to explain the importance of supporting literacy programs. James Earl Jones was also in attendance.
Performed two live shows with the cast of Blue's Room at Toys R Us in Times Square on the morning of September 17, 2004 to promote a Blue's Room-themed toy display.
Spent 14 seasons on the long-running children's series Seseme Street.
On April 30, 2005 performed with fellow puppeteer Tyler Bunch at the Family Festival Street Fair at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City.
He has created & led workshops in television puppetry under the auspices of the Jim Henson Company in Germany, China, Mexico and the United States.
Graduated from the University of Georgia with a BA in psychology.
Currently in production on the new PBS series, "It's A Big Big World" in which he stars as Snook the Sloth. The series premiers January 2006 [November 2005]
An ensemble member and understudy for Nicky/Trekkie Monster/Bad Idea Bear #1 in the Tony-award winning musical, Avenue Q. [July 2003]

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