The Jim Henson Company is working hand in glove with the BBC’s production unit, BBC In-House Entertainment, to produce “That Puppet Game Show” for Saturday primetime on the U.K. pubcaster’s flagship…
Jane Nebel Henson, who partnered with her husband Jim Henson to launch the Muppets and worked to preserve his artistic legacy, died April 2 of cancer in Conn. She was 78. Born in Queens, N.Y., she…
In the world of animation, stop-motion still feels like the most old-fashioned of techniques, and yet, in the hands of Laika, the studio behind "Coraline" and "ParaNorman," which bows Aug. 17 via…
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LONDON -- A Muppets-style TV show made in cahoots with the Jim Henson Co. and the BBC has been given a greenlight.
The BBC is working with the Jim Henson Co. to create a weekend U.K. TV show fronted by a new puppet who will interview celebs in a chat show-style format.
The Egyptian Theater had nearly as many puppets as people in attendance for the April 12 preem of "Dumbstruck."
For those whose first inkling of a serious puppetry revival came when Emily Dickinson loomed large in "Being John Malkovich," David Soll's docu about puppet maestro Dan Hurlin may come as a…
The latest entry in midtown's tuners-for-tykes lineup, aquatic puppet musical "John Tartaglia's Imaginocean" sports some cute character design and an inoffensive believe-in-yourself storyline…
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MTV has greenlit puppet-populated project "Warren the Ape," a spinoff of erstwhile Fox and IFC series "Greg the Bunny," for a 2010 launch.
The puppets are lovely and the painted perspective backdrops are luscious, but the first space is all wrong for the premiere of "Marionette Macbeth." A collaboration of Chicago Shakespeare and…