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Muppet Guys Talking (2017)

Muppet Guys Talking: Secrets Behind the Show the Whole World Watched (original title)
For the first time ever, five of the original Muppet performers come together to discuss the creation of their iconic characters under the visionary leadership of Jim Henson. With ... See full summary »

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Frank Oz
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Cast

Cast overview:
Jerry Nelson ... Himself
Dave Goelz ... Himself
Fran Brill Fran Brill ... Herself
Bill Barretta ... Himself
Frank Oz ... Himself
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For the first time ever, five of the original Muppet performers come together to discuss the creation of their iconic characters under the visionary leadership of Jim Henson. With unexpected stories, rare behind-the-scenes footage, and important insights into how Jim led his team, this documentary gives a private glimpse into the true spirit of The Muppets and how a culture of innovation, hard work, and playfulness produced one of the most successful creative endeavors in history.

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English

Release Date:

16 March 2018 (USA) See more »

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Trivia

Muppet performer Jerry Nelson died shortly after filming his appearance in the documentary. The film is dedicated to Nelson. See more »

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Referenced in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Big Bird's Big Break (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

The Muppet Show Theme
Written by Jim Henson and Sam Pottle
Performed by The Muppets
Courtesy of Buena Vista Records
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