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Noel MacNeal

Noel MacNeal was born on September 15, 1961 in Harlem, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for The Puzzle Place (1994), Old Dogs (2009) and Elmo Saves Christmas (1996). He has been married to Susan Elia MacNeal since November 6, 1999. They have one child. See full bio »

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The Puzzle Place
The Puzzle Place Leon MacNeal (puppet) / Leon MacNeal / Place Police (puppet) / French Waiter
Old Dogs
Old Dogs Muppet
Sesame Street
Sesame Street Muppet / Oscar in 'Do De Rubber Duck' (Assistant) / Additional Anything Muppets / Cashier / Arnold Snuffenager / Ernie (Assistant) / Grover in 'Conga' / Snuffle Granny


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 2014-2017 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series)
Puppeteer / Unicorn Puppeteer / Mr. Nutter Butter / ...
- Sinclair Broadcast Group (2017) ... Puppeteer
- Coal (2017) ... Mr. Nutter Butter
- Cannabis in the United States (2017) ... Zebra
- Paid Family Leave (2015) ... Mascot
- Military Translators (2014) ... Puppeteer
 2016 The Characters (TV Series)
- Tim Robinson (2016) ... Waggoo
 2015 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
Puppeteer #1
- Kimmy's in a Love Triangle! (2015) ... Puppeteer #1
 2012 Captain Cornelius Cartoon's Cartoon Lagoon (Video)
Captain Cornelius Cartoon
 2010 30 Rock (TV Series)
Puppeteer #2
- Argus (2010) ... Puppeteer #2
 2009/I Old Dogs
Muppet (as Edward Noel MacNeal)
 2009 Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change (TV Movie)
Additional Muppet Performer
 2008 A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (TV Movie)
Sweetums / Additional Muppets (voice, as Edward Noel MacNeal)
 2007 Elmo's Christmas Countdown (TV Movie)
Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 2007 Apartment 413 (TV Short)
Mr. Martin
 2007 Ready for School (Video)
 2006 Guess That Shape and Color (Video short)
 2005 Elmo Visits the Doctor (Video)
 2005 The Good Night Show (TV Series)
 2000-2005 Oobi (TV Series)
Kako / Frankie / Chauncy / ...
- Valentine! (2005) ... Kako
- Chez Oobi! (2005) ... Kako
- Superheroes! (2004) ... Kako
- Fishing! (2004) ... Kako
- Nature Walk! (2004) ... Kako
 2002 Bert & Ernie's Word Play (Video) (voice)
 2001 Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf (Video)
The Wolf (voice)
 1997-1999 Bear in the Big Blue House (TV Series)
- When You've Got to Go! (1999) ... Bear (voice)
- What's the Story? (1998) ... Bear
- Call It a Day (1998) ... Bear (voice)
- The Big Sleep (1998) ... Bear (voice)
 1998 Sesame Street: The Great Numbers Game (Video short) (voice)
 1997 123 Count with Me (Video short) (voice)
 1997 Sesame Street: Fiesta! (Video short) (voice)
 1996 Elmo Saves Christmas (Video)
Elf (voice)
 1996 Kids' Guide to Life: Learning to Share (Video short) (voice)
 1993 Sesame Street: We All Sing Together (Video) (voice)
 1993 Sesame Songs: Sing-Along Earth Songs (Video short) (voice)
 1992 Dog City (TV Series)
Additional Muppet Performer
 1992 Dinosaurs (TV Series)
Additional Dinosaur Performer
- Leader of the Pack (1992) ... Additional Dinosaur Performer
 1991 Eureeka's Castle (TV Series)
Magellan / Webbster
- Don't Touch That Box! (1991) ... Magellan / Webbster (voice)
 1990 Sing Yourself Silly! (Video short) (voice)
 1990 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
- Cliff's Nightmare (1990) ... Cheese (voice)
 1985 Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters (TV Series)
- In the Beginning (1985) ... Rat (voice)
 1985 Follow That Bird
Board of Birds / Madame Chairbird (voice)
 1981 The Great Space Coaster (TV Series)
Knock Knock the bird #2
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... Knock Knock the bird #2 (voice)
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Alternate Names:

Bear in the Big Blue House | Edward Noel MacNeal | Noel Macneal | Noel Mac Neil

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