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

Series cast summary:
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 Bert / ... (235 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Big Bird / ... (230 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 News Flash Announcer / ... (218 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (202 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (182 episodes, 1971-2014)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (177 episodes, 1982-2015)
Bob McGrath ...
 Bob / ... (163 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (161 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (161 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Luis / ... (139 episodes, 1971-2014)
Richard Hunt ...
 Two-Headed Monster / ... (130 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (120 episodes, 1969-2012)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (115 episodes, 1970-2015)
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 Cookie Monster / ... (104 episodes, 1986-2015)
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 Murray Monster / ... (95 episodes, 1991-2015)
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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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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

In a lot of times you can see the strings of the puppets that are being used by the puppeteers. See more »

Quotes

Fat Blue: [angrily] Do you think you can bring me a meal *without* dropping it on the floor?
Grover: Where there is life, there is hope.
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Crazy Credits

Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »


Soundtracks

HONKER DUCKIE DINGER JAMBOREE
Performed by Ernie, the Honkers, a Dinger, and Ernie's Rubber Duckie
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GIve Cookie Monster back his cookies
21 December 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was once one of the best shows for children to learn things from at an early age but now it's taken the turn of a ridiculous show to keep kids quiet while their parents don't pay attention. Then they complain about one of the characters and the show gets worse. Things that need to be changed:

1. Elmo- Get rid of Elmo, he teaches nothing and is very annoying. The only reason they added him was so they could make a doll that makes an irritating noise when you squeeze it then vibrates across the carpet.

2. Cookie Monster- Veggie Monster! what is that! Why can't Cookie Monster eat cookies anymore? Cookie Monster did not make kids fat, stupid video games made kids fat. Now stand back, ignore Sesame Street and look at the problem. Kids are not fat because they idolize a puppet, kids are fat because they don't have the common sense to put down the I-Pod and the Gameboy and go play outside. After all they don't need to go outside to play baseball anymore, not when they can sit on their duffs and do it on a Playstation.

3. Oscar the Grouch- I was really, really mad when I saw what they did to my favorite Sesame Street character. I need to keep this one short, for everyone's sake, make the Grouch, grouchy again, please he didn't do anything to us, he just didn't like to be around people and singing, what's so wrong with that?


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