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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 Bert / ... (215 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Big Bird / ... (205 episodes, 1969-2013)
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 News Flash Announcer / ... (194 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (186 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (161 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Telly Monster / ... (151 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Bob / ... (149 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (146 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (145 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Luis / ... (122 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (116 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (114 episodes, 1969-2012)
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 Prairie Dawn / ... (102 episodes, 1970-2014)
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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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Sesame Street Unpaved  »

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Trivia

In 1990, "Sesame Street" songwriter Christopher Cerf told radio interviewer Terry Gross that the show was once sued for 5.5 million dollars over the song "Letter B," a parody of The Beatles' song "Let It Be." The plaintiffs were not the Beatles (who by that time no longer owned the rights to their original song and who in fact wrote a affidavit in support of the parody) but Michael Jackson's music library, which had bought the Beatles catalog. The case was settled for $500. See more »

Goofs

During the "Remembering Game" sketch, when Cookie Monster calls "Number 4", a stagehand's arm is visible reaching behind the game board at the bottom right of the screen. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Kermit the Frog: Hi-ho, Kermit the Frog here at Sesame Street News...
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Crazy Credits

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Connections

Referenced in Wheel of Fortune: International Food Week 1 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

A NEW WAY TO WALK
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Performed by Destiny's Child, with Elmo, Zoe and Grover
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User Reviews

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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