The Muppet Show (1976–1981)
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Jean Stapleton 

Kermit puts up with various problems in the theater: Animal eats Gonzo's trained Mexican jumping beans, which make him jump whenever someone says "Arriba", he gets a strange sandwich from ... See full summary »

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Peter Harris

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Jean Stapleton ... Self - Special Guest Star
Frank Oz ... Fozzie Bear / Miss Piggy / Sam the Eagle (voice)
Jerry Nelson ... Dr. Julius Strangepork / Announcer / Robin / Stalagmite / William Tell (voice)
Richard Hunt ... Scooter / Gladys / Statler / Wayne / Beaker / Pigs (voice)
Dave Goelz ... Gonzo / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Walter Tell (voice)
Louise Gold Louise Gold ... Beakie (voice)
Jim Henson ... Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf (voice)
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Storyline

Kermit puts up with various problems in the theater: Animal eats Gonzo's trained Mexican jumping beans, which make him jump whenever someone says "Arriba", he gets a strange sandwich from Gladys, and he has to put up with Miss Piggy's temper when Annie Sue is chosen over her in the melodrama sketch. On top of all this, Jean Stapleton announces who she'd like as her partner for the closing number partner: Crazy Harry. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Comedy | Family | Music

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Trivia

At first Jean Stapleton sounds quite different and much more natural than that of her famous All in the Family (1971) character "Edith Bunker". Toward the end of this episode however, she sounds more like Edith. See more »

Quotes

Jean Stapleton: Fozzie... you forgot something.
Fozzie Bear: Oh, I never forget.
Jean Stapleton: Well, where's your ukulele?
Fozzie Bear: [smacks forehead] Oh! I forgot!
Jean Stapleton: [giggles] You're a dingbat.
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Soundtracks

The Muppet Show Theme
Music by Sam Pottle
Lyrics by Jim Henson
Performed by The Muppets
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Official Sites:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 1978 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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