You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Lazer upped to vice chair at Henson

David Lazer has been named vice chairman, emeritus, of Jim Henson Prods.

For the past 15 years, Lazer has been exec veepee of Henson Prods., serving as exec producer on the TV series “The Muppet Show.” He also co-produced “The Muppet Movie” and “The Great Muppet Caper”; exec produced “The Dark Crystal”; produced “The Muppets Take Manhattan” and was exec supervising producer of “Labyrinth.”

He began his association with Jim Henson in 1966, when he and Henson pioneered new concepts in sales/training films in the Muppet Meeting Films series.

More Film

  • BAFTA Awards Rubber Stamps Some Oscar

    BAFTA Awards Rubber Stamps Some Oscar Frontrunners, Upsets Others

    David Lazer has been named vice chairman, emeritus, of Jim Henson Prods. For the past 15 years, Lazer has been exec veepee of Henson Prods., serving as exec producer on the TV series “The Muppet Show.” He also co-produced “The Muppet Movie” and “The Great Muppet Caper”; exec produced “The Dark Crystal”; produced “The Muppets […]

  • African Filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo Poses with

    Prolific African Filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo Dies at 64

    David Lazer has been named vice chairman, emeritus, of Jim Henson Prods. For the past 15 years, Lazer has been exec veepee of Henson Prods., serving as exec producer on the TV series “The Muppet Show.” He also co-produced “The Muppet Movie” and “The Great Muppet Caper”; exec produced “The Dark Crystal”; produced “The Muppets […]

  • The Real Estate

    Berlin Film Review: 'The Real Estate'

    David Lazer has been named vice chairman, emeritus, of Jim Henson Prods. For the past 15 years, Lazer has been exec veepee of Henson Prods., serving as exec producer on the TV series “The Muppet Show.” He also co-produced “The Muppet Movie” and “The Great Muppet Caper”; exec produced “The Dark Crystal”; produced “The Muppets […]

  • BAFTA trophies

    BAFTA Awards: 2018 Complete Winners List

    David Lazer has been named vice chairman, emeritus, of Jim Henson Prods. For the past 15 years, Lazer has been exec veepee of Henson Prods., serving as exec producer on the TV series “The Muppet Show.” He also co-produced “The Muppet Movie” and “The Great Muppet Caper”; exec produced “The Dark Crystal”; produced “The Muppets […]

  • Figlia mia

    Berlin Film Review: 'Daughter of Mine' (Figlia mia)

    David Lazer has been named vice chairman, emeritus, of Jim Henson Prods. For the past 15 years, Lazer has been exec veepee of Henson Prods., serving as exec producer on the TV series “The Muppet Show.” He also co-produced “The Muppet Movie” and “The Great Muppet Caper”; exec produced “The Dark Crystal”; produced “The Muppets […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content