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Jane Henson (1934–2013)

Jane Henson was born on June 16, 1934 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Jane Anne Nebel. She is known for her work on Sam and Friends (1955), Henson's Place (1984) and The Muppets Valentine Show (1974). She was married to Jim Henson. She died on April 2, 2013 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »

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 1976-1977 The Muppet Show (TV Series)
Additional Muppets
- Juliet Prowse (1977) ... Additional Muppets (uncredited)
- Joel Grey (1976) ... Additional Muppets (voice)
 1975 The Muppet Show: Sex and Violence (TV Movie)
Additional Muppets (voice, as Jane Henson)
 1974 The Muppets Valentine Show (TV Movie)
Additional Muppets (voice)
 1962 Tales of the Tinkerdee (TV Movie)
 1955 Sam and Friends (TV Series)
Additional Performer (1955-1961) (voice, as Jane Nebel)
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 2005 Behind the Scenes in Frogtown Hollow (Video documentary) (interview facilities provided by)
 1986 The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (TV Movie) (historian)
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 2014 Muppets Most Wanted (in memory of)
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 2014 I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (Documentary)
 1994 Great Performances (TV Series)
Herself / Muppet Performer
- The World of Jim Henson (1994) ... Herself / Muppet Performer (as Jane Nebel Henson)
 1984 Henson's Place (TV Movie documentary)
 1973 Julie on Sesame Street (TV Special)
Muppet Performer (voice)
 1963 The Jack Paar Program (TV Series)
Herself / Muppets
- Episode #1.24 (1963) ... Herself / Muppets
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 2009 Muppets 201: Rarities from the Henson Vault (Documentary)
 2006 Plaza S├ęsamo: Lola aventuras (Video)
Sesame Street muppeteer

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Alternate Names:

Jane Nebel Henson | Jane Nebel

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Met Jim Henson in a University of Maryland puppetry class in the mid-1950s. See more »

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