Muppet Babies (1984–1991)

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The Muppets, as babies, have adventures with their imaginations inside their nursery.

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 Fozzie / ... (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Rowlf / ... (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Piggy / ... (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Gonzo / ... (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Kermit / ... (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Nanny (107 episodes, 1984-1991)
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 Animal / ... (81 episodes, 1986-1991)
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 Animal / ... (26 episodes, 1984-1985)
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The animated adventures of Jim Henson's Muppets as babies. Baby Kermit, Piggy, Gonzo, Animal, Fozzie, Rowlf, Scooter, Skeeter (and occasionally Bunsen, Beaker, and Bean Bunny), under the care of their green striped socks-wearing Nanny, get into mischief using their imaginations. Songs highlighted the series. Written by Ondre Lombard <piero@cyberverse.com>

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(1985-1986) | (107 episodes)

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Skeeter is the only one of the main baby characters who was never made in an "adult" puppet form for The Muppets' standard appearances. She is unique to this animated version, and was created because the producers wanted another female character in the show. She was voiced by men (Howie Mandel and Frank Welker), just like most of the adult female puppet characters. See more »

Quotes

Scooter: What happened. Fozzie?
Fozzie: Rowlf went into the closet to think about my joke. He'll probably come out when he thinks it's funny.
Skeeter: Boy, we'll never see him again.
Fozzie: Yeah... Huh?
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Crazy Credits

After the credits of each episode, Gonzo and Animal would do something that matched that episode's theme and it would end with Animal saying "Go bye bye!" See more »

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Referenced in Friends: The One with the Ick Factor (1995) See more »

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One of my favorites
25 June 2005 | by (Michigan, United States) – See all my reviews

This was one of my all time favorites growing up. I think I saw every episode, up till the 90s episodes anyway. I loved all their crazy adventures and how they'd imagine themselves in movies and TV shows.

I always felt so bad for poor Fozzie. No one ever laughed at his jokes. I felt really bad for him in the episode where he wanted to run away.

My two favorites were Gonzo and Animal. I loved Gonzo because he was weird and marched to the beat of a different drummer. I loved Animal because he was wild.

And of course I loved Barbara Billigsly as Nanny. I always wished we could see her face, but maybe it was better that we couldn't. I still remember the episode where she explained why there are earthquakes. It was simple and in a way a child could understand.


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