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 / ... (218 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Big Bird / ... (209 episodes, 1969-2013)
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 News Flash Announcer / ... (198 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (189 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (162 episodes, 1971-2014)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (154 episodes, 1982-2014)
Bob McGrath ...
 Bob / ... (153 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (149 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (147 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Luis / ... (124 episodes, 1971-2014)
Richard Hunt ...
 Two-Headed Monster / ... (120 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (114 episodes, 1969-2012)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (104 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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10 November 1969 (USA)  »

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Sesame Street Unpaved  »

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Trivia

Big Bird is 8'2" tall. 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

Ernie: [Ernie is having Bert's head traced on the screen, unbeknownst to Bert who can't move and doesn't understand why] Okay, here is Bert's eye.
[His left eye is traced]
Ernie: And here is Bert's other eye.
[His other eye is traced]
Ernie: And the eyes are what you see with, right Bert?
[Bert starts to say something, but is cut off immediately by Ernie]
Ernie: Don't say anything, Bert.
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Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dancing with the Stars: Episode #7.4 (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

THE MONSTER IN THE MIRROR (WUBBA WUBBA WUBBA)
Performed by Grover (Frank Oz)
Words by Norman Stiles
Music by Christopher Cerf
© 1989
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It's Not The Same As It Used To Be
28 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

I think that Sesame Street, although it is a really good children's show, isn't really the same as it used to be. It hasn't been the same since Jim Henson died and it hasn't been the same since a lot of the characters have died or moved on. The people that have come and gone from this show are the ones that have been the best I've seen in a very long time. Now instead of recording new shows and going on without some of the major players in the show they just pasted together clips from old shows. I remember the days before Jim Henson died when Sesame Street was more than just a clip show. It meant a lot to the kids of my generation.


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