All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Fraggle Rock’

Jerry Nelson Dies at 78, Muppet Puppeteer

Today, we learn the loss of one of the most prominent people from our childhood. Jerry Nelson, the voice and puppeteer behind many of Jim Henson’s The Muppets characters, has died. Jimmy Nelson started working for Jim Henson’s Muppet project in 1965 with his first job on The Jimmy Dean Show, due to Frank Oz taking time off from his …

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Fraggle Rock Movie in the Works: Writers Hired

A Fraggle Rock movie has been talked about for a while, but now it is finally getting kickstarted with the hiring of two writers to come up with an original screenplay. The Hollywood Reporter has announced that Jim Byrkit (Rango) and Alex Manugian have been hired to write the script for the beloved Jim Henson show. The film was first …

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