Unfortunately, Henson never had the chance to further explore the world of Thra and expand on the lore as he passed away in 1990. However, Netflix has recently released The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, a prequel series that explores a previous time in Thra’s history – which both critics and fans are praising.
Now, according to Jim Henson’s daughter, Lisa Henson, she believes her father would have approved of the prequel series. In a recent interview with Yahoo, Lisa stated that she feels confident that Jim would have liked what the show has achieved:
“I feel confident that he would like it and be really happy,