Piggy is determined to perform with Christopher Reeve, who is playing up the Superman references such as a telephone booth near his dressing room for costume changes, his Kryptonian strength, and invulnerability.

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Himself - Special Guest Star
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Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Sam the Eagle / Killer Lamb (voice)
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Yorick / Floyd Pepper / Announcer (voice)
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Scooter / Statler / Janice / Beaker (voice)
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Louise Gold ...
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Piggy is determined to perform with Christopher Reeve, who is playing up the Superman references such as a telephone booth near his dressing room for costume changes, his Kryptonian strength, and invulnerability.

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Comedy | Family | Music

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9 February 1980 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This episode is the first appearance of Rizzo the Rat. He began as a silent background character and grew into a prominent member of the Muppets troupe. Rizzo appears in a group of rats following Christopher around backstage. In addition, he mugs and reacts to practically every line of dialogue. See more »

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Kermit the Frog: Okay, well we've done the beginning and the middle, so say hello to the end. Uh, and it's been a wonderful especially since our guest star has been Mr. Christopher Reeve, yaaay!
Himself - Special Guest Star: Gee, thanks a lot, Kermit. Boy I'll tell ya, you guys are crazy, but I had a great time.
Kermit the Frog: Oh, good. Well, listen. Uh, tell me the truth, Chris.
Himself - Special Guest Star: Yeah.
Kermit the Frog: You really could have lifted Miss Piggy if you tried, couldn't you?
Himself - Special Guest Star: Are you kidding? Usually I have to lift locomotives and some of them are even heavier than she is.
Kermit the Frog: Ohh!
Miss Piggy: ...
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References The Muppet Movie (1979) See more »

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Brush Up Your Shakespeare
written by Cole Porter
Performed by Jim Henson,Frank Oz,Christopher Reeve
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