Bill Barretta

Actor · Producer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 67
William Paul Barretta is an American actor, puppeteer, producer and director, who is best known for providing the puppetry and voice of characters like Pepe the King Prawn, Johnny Fiama, Big Mean Carl, and Bobo the Bear. He also inherited the roles of Rowlf the Dog, Swedish Chef, Mahna Mahna, and Dr. Teeth after the death of Muppet creator Jim Henson.

William Paul Barretta is an American actor, puppeteer, producer and director, who is best known for providing the puppetry and voice of characters like Pepe the King Prawn, Johnny Fiama, Big Mean Carl, and Bobo the Bear. He also inherited the roles of Rowlf the Dog, Swedish Chef, Mahna Mahna, and Dr. Teeth after the death of Muppet creator Jim Henson.

Birth Name

William Paul Barretta

Born

Friday, 19 June 1964

Actor Filmography

Holey Moley Fore-Ever! Statler, The Swedish Chef / Big Mean Carl / Statler, Bobo the Bear / Statler 2022
Muppets Haunted Mansion Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Bobo / Big Mean Carl / Pepe / The Swedish Chef / Howard Tubman / Clean Gene / Andy Pig / Bubba the Rat / Beautiful Day / Party Tomato 2021
Muppets Now Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef / Bobo / Bubba the Rat, Swedish Chef / Howard Tubman, The Swedish Chef / Dr. Teeth / Pepe the King Prawn, The Swedish Chef / Pepe the King Prawn / Big Mean Carl, The Swedish Chef / Pepe the King Prawn, The Swedish Chef 2020
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs the Reverend Mr. Frumpus / Mr. Frumpus (voice) 2020
Disney Insider Self 2020
Holey Moley Pepe the King Prawn, Statler, Bobo the Bear / Statler, Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef, The Swedish Chef / Big Mean Carl / Statler 2019
The Happytime Murders Boar / Phil Philips / Junkyard 2018
Muppet Babies Dr. Teeth 2018
Muppet Guys Talking Himself / Self 2018
Drop the Mic Pepe the King Prawn (voice) 2017
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Holey Moley Fore-Ever! Statler, The Swedish Chef / Big Mean Carl / Statler, Bobo the Bear / Statler 2022
Muppets Haunted Mansion Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Bobo / Big Mean Carl / Pepe / The Swedish Chef / Howard Tubman / Clean Gene / Andy Pig / Bubba the Rat / Beautiful Day / Party Tomato 2021
Muppets Now Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef / Bobo / Bubba the Rat, Swedish Chef / Howard Tubman, The Swedish Chef / Dr. Teeth / Pepe the King Prawn, The Swedish Chef / Pepe the King Prawn / Big Mean Carl, The Swedish Chef / Pepe the King Prawn, The Swedish Chef 2020
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs the Reverend Mr. Frumpus / Mr. Frumpus (voice) 2020
Disney Insider Self 2020
Holey Moley Pepe the King Prawn, Statler, Bobo the Bear / Statler, Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef, The Swedish Chef / Big Mean Carl / Statler 2019
The Happytime Murders Boar / Phil Philips / Junkyard 2018
Muppet Babies Dr. Teeth 2018
Muppet Guys Talking Himself / Self 2018
Drop the Mic Pepe the King Prawn (voice) 2017
Carpool Karaoke Dr. Teeth / Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef 2017
The Muppets. Pepe the King Prawn / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf, Pepe the King Prawn / Swedish Chef / Dr. Teeth / Bobo / Rowlf, Pepe the King Prawn / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Bobo the Bear, Pepe the King Prawn / Bobo the Bear / Dr. Teeth / Big Mean Carl / Behemoth, Pepe the King Prawn / Bobo the Bear / Dr. Teeth / Big Mean Carl / Swedish Chef, Pepe the King Prawn / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Bobo the Bear / Swedish Chef / Big Mean Carl, Pepe the King Prawn / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Bobo the Bear / Swedish Chef, Pepe the King Prawn / Swedish Chef / Bobo / Rowlf / Howard Tubman / Mahna Mahna / Bubba 2015
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Lonny Dufrene / Mr. Frumpus 2015
Muppets Most Wanted Leprechaun Security Guard (voice) / Pepe the King Prawn / Rowlf the Dog / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Bobo the Bear / Big Mean Carl / Baby Boss / Carlo Flamingo / Leprechaun Security Guard 2014
Lady Gaga & the Muppets' Holiday Spectacular Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef / Rowlf the Dog / Dr. Teeth / Bobo the Bear / Big Mean Carl 2013
MasterChef Junior Swedish Chef 2013
The Muppets All-Star Comedy Gala Swedish Chef / Pepe / Swedish Chef (voice) 2012
Christmas in Rockefeller Center Pepe the Prawn (voice) 2012
The Muppets Muppet Gary (voice) / Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Pepe the Prawn / Bobo / Muppet Gary / Mahna Mahna / Foozie Bear / Whatnot Farmer 2011
Sesame Street: Bye-Bye, Pacifier! Big Kid Stories with Elmo Bubba the Walrus 2011
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Self - Puppeteer / Himself 2011
Nerdy Nummies Swedish Chef 2011
Sesame Street: Bedtime with Elmo Louie (voice) 2009
A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa Pepe the Prawn / Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Bobo the Bear / Husband Pigeon (voice) / Husband Pigeon 2008
Studio DC: Almost Live! Dr. Teeth / Pepe the Prawn / Swedish Chef 2008
Piper's Picks TV Swedish Chef 2008
Sesame Beginnings: Moving Together Elmo's Dad 2007
Sesame Beginnings: Exploring Together Elmo's Dad 2006
Elmo's Potty Time Louie (voice) / Elmo's Dad 2006
America's Got Talent Muppet Chicken 2006
Sesame Beginnings: Make Music Together Elmo's Dad 2006
Sesame Beginnings: Beginning Together Elmo's Dad 2006
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz Pepe / Dr. Teeth / Bobo / Lew Zealand / Swedish Chef / Bubba (voice) / Pepe the Prawn as Toto / Johnny Fiama 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself (as Pepe the King Prawn), Himself - Musical Guest (as Pepe the King Prawn) 2005
Weezer: Video Capture Device - Treasures from the Vault 1991-2002 Pepe the Prawn (segment "Keep Fishin'") / Pepe the King Prawn / The Swedish Chef ("Keep Fishin") 2004
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Pepe the Prawn / Swedish Chef 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Dr. Teeth (voice) 2003
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie Pepe the Prawn / Rowlf the Dog / Swedish Chef / Johnny Fiama / Bobo the Bear / Howard / Lew Zealand / Pepe the King Prawn / Howard Tubman / Elvises (voice) 2002
Kermit's Swamp Years Croaker / Horace D' Fly / Roy the Frog / Turtle #2 (voice) / Turtle #2 2002
Kim Possible (voice), Jackie 'The Jackal' Oaks, Jilly from Jersey, Motor Ed's 'Main Bro' 2002
I Love Muppets Pepe the King Prawn / Himself / Bobo the Bear (voice) 2002
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story Thunderdell 2001
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Additional Muppet Performer / Additional Muppet Performer (voice) 1999
Loose Women Pepe the Prawn (voice) 1999
Muppets from Space Cosmic Fish #2 / Pepe the Prawn / Bobo as Rentro / Johnny Fiama / Bubba the Rat / Cosmic Fish #2 (voice) 1999
Animal Show Armstrong the Chicken Hawk, Jared the Tiger / Armstrong the Chicken Hawk, Lazlo the Hyena / Armstrong the Chicken Hawk, Randall the Zebra / Armstrong the Chicken Hawk, Timothy the Owl / Armstrong the Chicken Hawk / Dullard the Aardvark, Vernon the Grizzly / Armstrong the Chicken Hawk / Baby Bear 1998
The View Himself - Guest Co-Host (as Pepe the King Prawn) 1997
The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss Uncle Berklummer 1996
Muppets Tonight Big Mean Carl / Bobo / Howard Tubman / Captain Pighead / Rowlf, Big Mean Carl / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Pepe the King Prawn / Zippity Zap / Johnny Fiama / Bobo the Bear / One of the Elvises / David Hogsellhoff, Bobo the Bear / Big Mean Carl / Pepe the King Prawn / Johnny Fiama, Bobo the Bear / Captain Pighead / Clueless Morgan / Pepe the King Prawn, Bobo the Bear / Carl / Zippity Zap / Johnny Fiama / Pepe the King Prawn, Bobo the Bear / Clueless Morgan / Johnny Fiama / David Hoggselhoff / Big Mean Carl, Bobo the Bear / Johnny Fiama / Big Mean Carl, Bobo the Bear / Johnny Fiama / Snookie Blyer / Big Mean Carl / Pepe the King Prawn / Clueless Morgan, Bobo the Bear / Johnny Fiama / Zippity Zap / Pepe the King Prawn / Howard Tubman, Bobo the Bear / Pepe the King Prawn / David Hoggselhoff / Snookie Blyer / Big Mean Carl / Clueless Morgan / Johnny Fiama, Bobo the Bear / Pepe the King Prawn / Johnny Fiama / Zippity Zap / Big Mean Carl, Bobo the Bear / Randall the Zebra / Howard Tubman / Johnny Fiama, Bobo the Bear / Zippity Zap / Big Mean Carl / Johnny Fiama / Pepe the King Prawn, Bobo / Doglion / Howard Tubman / Frankie Yakovic / Johnny Fiama / Pepe / Baby Kramer, David Hogsellhoff / One of the Elvises / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Ernst Stavros Grouper / Bobo the Bear / Pepe the King Prawn, Johnny Fiama / Big Mean Carl / Snookie Blyer / Sherlock Holmes / Clueless Morgan / One of the Elvises / Bobo the Bear, Johnny Fiama / Bobo the Bear / Howard Tubman / Big Mean Carl / Clueless Morgan / One of the Elvises, Johnny Fiama / Bobo the Bear / Zippety-Zap / David Hogsellhoff, Johnny Fiama / Bobo the Bear / Zippity Zap / Big Mean Carl, Pepe the King Prawn / The Cow Announcer / Howard Tubman / Zippity Zap, Zippity Zap / Bobo the Bear / Pepe the King Prawn / Marty Pipkin 1996
Muppet Treasure Island Skulls (voice) / Clueless Morgan / Swedish Chef / Blind Pew (hands) / Pirate / Pig / Skulls 1996
Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree Bear 1995
Born to Be Wild Gorilla Team 1995
Murder in the First Man on the Street 1995
Muppet Classic Theater Elvis 1994
Dinosaurs Earl Sinclair, Earl Sinclair (body), Earl Sinclair / Nick, Earl Sinclair / Rabid Caveman 1991

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