The Muppet Show (1976–1981)
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Nancy Walker 

Kermit is off sick with the flu so Fozzie must manage the show. Things do not go so well for the bear and he is afraid Kermit may fire him.

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Whatnot Commander / Floyd Pepper / Floyd's dancing partner / Youknow Bird / Announcer (voice)
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Kermit is off sick with the flu so Fozzie must manage the show. Things do not go so well for the bear and he is afraid Kermit may fire him.

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11 March 1978 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The monster puppet used in the restaurant sketch is now known to muppet cast and crew as "Luncheon Counter Monster" from this, his first appearance. See more »

Goofs

During the restaurant sketch, Fozzie puts a pitcher and a glass on the table, both of which he claims have water in them. However, they are clearly empty and the monster does not leave any puddles on the counter when he eats them. See more »

Quotes

Waldorf: Wonderful! I loved it!
Statler: Who's your favorite?
Waldorf: Who else? The frog.
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Connections

Referenced in The Muppets.: Pig's in a Blackout (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Night Train
(uncredited)
Music by Jimmy Forrest
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