Sesame Street (1969– )

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On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs.

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Cast

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 Bert / ... (213 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Big Bird / ... (202 episodes, 1969-2013)
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 News Flash Announcer / ... (192 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (183 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (157 episodes, 1971-2013)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (148 episodes, 1982-2013)
Bob McGrath ...
 Bob / ... (145 episodes, 1969-2013)
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 Gordon / ... (143 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (142 episodes, 1982-2013)
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 Luis / ... (121 episodes, 1971-2014)
Richard Hunt ...
 Two-Headed Monster / ... (114 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (111 episodes, 1969-2012)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (101 episodes, 1970-2014)
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Storyline

The setting is in a small street in a city where children and furry puppet monsters learn about numbers, the alphabet and other pre-school subjects taught in commercial spots, songs and games. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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10 November 1969 (USA)  »

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Sesame Street Unpaved  »

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Trivia

According to the 2004 edition of "The Guinness Book of World Records 2004," the show holds the record for Most Popular Children's Educational Program, having been shown in 180 countries. See more »

Goofs

During the final stanza of the Anything Muppets' song "J Friends", when the four Muppets jump up at the line "Let's jump with Jane", the hair and forehead of Muppet performer Frank Oz are briefly visible at the bottom of the screen. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Bert: It's not fair. It's just not fair!
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Crazy Credits

The episodes that originally aired on a Friday somewhere between 1969 and 2000 had an additional message in the funding credits saying "Recorded at Reeves Teletape III" until 1987. Starting around the 18th season of the show, the message then said, "Facilities by Unitel Video, Inc." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Roxanne (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

ELMO'S WORLD
Performed by Elmo
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Sesame Street!
8 August 2004 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

I always caught this show on television every now and then. The show was put together and written well and the people that was on show was good. I am surprised that this show has aired in TV for such and great length of time. Sesame Street was/is one of the most watched by the youngsters. The show would have like little teachings for them in various formats for them such as animated and such. There is some funny stuff on this show with Oscar, The Cookie Monster, Bert and Ernie. I would only recommend this television show to young kids unless the adults are interested in seeing the actors and the hilarious characters or if you want watch something you haven't seen as young boy or girl then this can bring memories back from the past make you feel like your a kid again. If that is the case then I recommend you watch this show!


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