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Kermit Love (1916–2008)

Kermit Love was born on August 7, 1916 in Spring Lake, New Jersey, USA as Kermit Ernest Hollingshead Love. He is known for his work on Romper Room and Friends (1953), The Muppet Movie (1979) and Follow That Bird (1985). He died on June 21, 2008 in Poughkeepsie, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Romper Room and Friends
Romper Room and Friends Special Effects
The Muppet Movie
The Muppet Movie Miscellaneous Crew
Follow That Bird
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street Miscellaneous Crew


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 1981-1994 Romper Room and Friends (TV Series) (puppets creator - 15 episodes)
- Episode #42.1 (1994) ... (puppets creator)
- Episode #41.1 (1993) ... (puppets creator)
- Episode #40.1 (1992) ... (puppets creator)
- Episode #39.1 (1991) ... (puppets creator)
- Episode #38.1 (1990) ... (puppets creator)
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 2012 Sesame Street (TV Series) (muppet designer - 1 episode)
- Telly Gets Angry (2012) ... (muppet designer)
 1988 Sesame Street, Special (TV Movie) (muppets by)
  The Muppet Show (TV Series) (muppet designer - 2 episodes, 1979 - 1980) (puppets - 2 episodes, 1976 - 1977)
- Loretta Swit (1980) ... (muppet designer)
- Leslie Uggams (1979) ... (muppet designer)
- Kaye Ballard (1977) ... (puppets)
- Harvey Korman (1976) ... (puppets)
 1979 The Muppet Movie (muppet designer)
 1978 Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (TV Movie) (muppet designer)
 1974 The Muppets Valentine Show (TV Movie) (puppets)
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 1988 Sesame Street, Special (TV Movie)
Willy (uncredited)
 1972-1982 Sesame Street (TV Series)
- Episode #14.1 (1982) ... Willy
- Episode #12.2 (1980) ... Willy
- Episode #10.1 (1978) ... Willy
- Episode #9.51 (1978) ... Willy
- Episode #7.1 (1975) ... Willy
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 1988 Big Bird in Japan (TV Movie) (muppets)
 1986 The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (TV Movie) (muppets)
 1983 Big Bird in China (TV Movie) (muppets)
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 1954 Hansel and Gretel (animator)
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 1971 Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince (TV Movie) (puppet costumes)
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 1981 The Great Space Coaster (TV Series) (uncredited)
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 1989 Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (TV Special)
Willy (uncredited)
 1973 Julie on Sesame Street (TV Special)
Muppet Performer (voice)
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 2011 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey (Documentary)

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Costume designer who helped puppeteer Jim Henson create Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Mr. Snuffleupagus, Oscar the Grouch and other Sesame Street (1969) characters. See more »

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