Jim Henson

Actor · Director · Writer
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James Maury Henson was an American puppeteer, animator, cartoonist, actor, inventor, filmmaker, and screenwriter who achieved worldwide notice as the creator of The Muppets (1955–present) and Fraggle Rock (1983–1987); and as the director of The Dark Crystal (1982) and Labyrinth (1986). He was born in Greenville, Mississippi, and raised in Leland,... read more

James Maury Henson was an American puppeteer, animator, cartoonist, actor, inventor, filmmaker, and screenwriter who achieved worldwide notice as the creator of The Muppets (1955–present) and Fraggle Rock (1983–1987); and as the director of The Dark Crystal (1982) and Labyrinth (1986). He was born in Greenville, Mississippi, and raised in Leland, Mississippi, and University Park, Maryland.

Birth Name

James Maury Henson

Born

Thursday, 24 September 1936

Died

Wednesday, 16 May 1990

Actor Filmography

Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street Self (Archive) / Self 2021
Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration The Baker 2019
Sesame Street: 50 Years and Counting Ernie 2019
The Crystal Calls - Making the Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance High Priest (Ritual Master) (performer) / Jen (performer) 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Ernie 2015
In Their Own Words Self 2015
I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story Additional Muppets / Self 2014
Muppets Most Wanted Kermit The Frog (archival recordings) 2014
Drums West Self 2013
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street Self (Archive) / Self 2021
Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration The Baker 2019
Sesame Street: 50 Years and Counting Ernie 2019
The Crystal Calls - Making the Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance High Priest (Ritual Master) (performer) / Jen (performer) 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Ernie 2015
In Their Own Words Self 2015
I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story Additional Muppets / Self 2014
Muppets Most Wanted Kermit The Frog (archival recordings) 2014
Drums West Self 2013
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Self / Himself 2011
Paul Williams Still Alive Kermit the Frog (voice) (archive footage) 2011
Sesame Street: Silly Storytime Kermit 2011
Arias with a Twist Self 2010
Sesame Street: Preschool is Cool, ABCs with Elmo Kermit 2010
Pioneers of Television Kermit the Frog from The Muppets / Self 2008
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Kermit the Frog 2007
Reflections of 'the Dark Crystal' Himself / Self 2007
Kids' Favorite Country Songs Marshal McClean 2007
Elmo's World: What Makes You Happy? Ernie 2007
A Sesame Street Christmas Carol Ernie / Erine 2006
20 to 1 Kermit the Frog / Waldorf, Mahna Mahna 2005
Sesame Street: Imagine That! Ernie 2004
Sesame Street: A Celebration of Me, Grover Kermit the Frog 2004
Sesame Street: Learning About Letters Mr. Johnson / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / King Peter the Persnickety 2004
Sesame Street: Bert & Ernie's Word Play Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta / Lavender Anything Muppet in Fat Cat (voice) (archive footage) 2002
Play with Me Sesame Ernie / Additional Muppets, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Additional Muppets, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Additional Muppets, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Harvey / Additional Muppets, Ernie / Vocalist / Additional Muppets, Kermit the Frog / Additional Muppets, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Additional Muppets 2002
I Love Muppets Self 2002
Sesame Street: Kids' Favorite Songs 2 Ernie 2001
Elmo's World: Singing, Drawing & More! Ernie 2000
Sesame English (archive footage), Ernie / Guy Smiley 1999
Elmo's World Ernie 1997
The 70th Annual Academy Awards Dr. Teeth 1998
Sesame Street: The Great Numbers Game King of 8 1998
Sesame Street: 123 Count with Me (voice) (archive footage) 1997
Sesame Street: Quiet Time Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Ernie ("Naptime") / Kermit the Frog (voice) (archive footage) 1997
The 69th Annual Academy Awards Kermit the Frog 1997
Sesame Street: Do the Alphabet Ernie / Ernie (voice) 1996
Sesame Street: Cookie Monster's Best Bites Guy Smiley 1995
Sesame Street: Sing Along Ernie 1995
All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Kermit the Frog / Ernie 1994
Sesame Street: The Best of Elmo Ernie 1994
Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley 1993
Sesame Street: Sing, Hoot & Howl with the Sesame Street Animals Ernie 1991
Sesame Street: Elmo's Sing-Along Guessing Game Kermit the Frog / Ernie 1991
The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson Himself, various voices (archival) / Self / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Link Hogthrob / Jim Henson Muppet / Mahna Mahna / Convincing John / Bugsy Them / Cantus / Muppet Newsman / Sam / Harry the Hipster / Wilkins / Wontkins 1990
Sesame Songs: Rock & Roll Various 1990
The Earth Day Special Kermit the Frog (voice) (as The Muppets) / Kermit the Frog 1990
Sesame Street: Monster Hits! Harvey Monster / Harvey Monster (voice) 1990
Sesame Street: Sing Yourself Silly! Ernie / Singer (segment "One Banana") / Kermit the Frog 1990
From the Heart... The First International Very Special Arts Festival Self 1989
The Jim Henson Hour Self - Host, Self / Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Rowlf the Dog / Swedish Chef / Doglion / Waldorf, Self / Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Swedish Chef, Self / Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Timecaster, Self / Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Timrek the Gorf, Self / Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / The Newsman, Self / Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob, Self / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Bugsy Them, Self / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Link Hogthrob / Pegasus, Self / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog, Self / Kermit the Frog / Waldorf, Self 1989
Sesame Street: 20 Years & Still Counting! 1969-1989 Self / Kermit the Frog / Ernie 1989
The Pat Sajak Show Self 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself 1989
Sesame Street: Put Down the Duckie Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Muppet Performer 1988
Count It Higher: Great Music Videos from Sesame Street Kermit The Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley 1988
A Muppet Family Christmas Various Characters / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Dr. Teeth / Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Ernie / Guy Smiley / The Newsman / Self 1987
Dolly Kermit the Frog 1987
Ernest Goes to Camp Miner 1987
Shalom Sesame Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Tony, Ernie, Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Kermit the Frog 1987
Inside the Labyrinth Himself / Self / Director 1986
The Christmas Toy Kermit the Frog / Jack-in-the-Box 1986
Labyrinth Goblins 1986
Sesame Street: Learning About Numbers Ernie / Kermit the Frog / King of 8 1986
The Tale of the Bunny Picnic Dog (voice) / Dog 1986
The 58th Annual Academy Awards Kermit the Frog & Himself - Presenters / Waldorf 1986
The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / The Newsman / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Mahna Mahna / Harry the Hipster / Self 1986
Sesame Street: Sleepytime Songs & Stories Ernie / The King (segment "The King's Problem") / The King (Bedtime Stories & Songs) (voice) 1986
Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters Kermit the Frog 1985
Follow That Bird Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Ernie (voice) 1985
Night of 100 Stars II Kermit the Frog 1985
Into the Night Man on Phone 1985
Muppet Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story Kermit the Frog 1985
Muppet Babies Dr. Teeth, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf 1984
The Muppets Take Manhattan The Newsman (voice) / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Swedish Chef / Ernie / Granny / Horse & Carriage Rider / Link Hogthrob / The Newsman 1984
Henson's Place Self - Performer / Kermit the Frog / Jim Henson (self) 1984
Classic Creatures: Return of the Jedi Himself / Self 1983
Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Ernie (voice) / Ernie 1983
Reading Rainbow Kermit the Frog 1983
Happy Birthday, Bob! Kermit the Frog 1983
Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Zeke / Rowlf the Dog / Zeke (voice) 1983
Fraggle Songs: A Musical History of Fraggle Rock Additional Muppets / Convincing John / Cantus the Minstrel, Cantus the Minstrel, Convincing John, Cantus the Minstrel / Convincing John / Additional Muppets 1983
The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself / Self - Producer / Director 1983
Big Bird in China Ernie / Ernie (voice) 1983
The Dark Crystal Jen, a Gelfling (performer) / High Priest, Ritual Master (performer) / Jen / High Priest, Ritual Master 1982
The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show 1982
The 54th Annual Academy Awards Self 1982
I Love Liberty (as The Muppets) 1982
An American Werewolf in London Kermit the Frog / Kermit the Frog (archive footage) 1981
The Great Muppet Caper Man having Snapshot in Restaurant / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Swedish Chef / Waldorf / The Muppet Newsman / Zeke / Rowlf the Dog 1981
The 52nd Annual Academy Awards Kermit the Frog 1980
John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef (voice) / The Swedish Chef 1979
The Muppet Movie Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Swedish Chef / Link Hogthrob / Doc Hopper's Men / Swedish Chef (voice) 1979
The Muppets Go Hollywood Various Muppets / Self / Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Pig / Rowlf / Swedish Chef / Waldorf 1979
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Ernie (voice) 1978
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas Kermit the Frog / Harrison Fox / Harvey / Snake (voice) / Snake 1977
The Muppet Show Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Muppet Newsman / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Link Hogthrob / Muppet Newsman / Accordion Player / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Muppet Newsman / Link Hogthrob / Rowlf / Whatnot Dancer / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef / Gingerbread Man, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Lefty / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Muppet Newsman / The Swedish Chef / Butch the Tiger / Waldorf, Dr. Teeth / Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Ernie / Kermit the Frog / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Robot Kermit / Waldorf / Rowlf / The Newsman / Rowlf's Dancing Partner / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Beautiful Day Monster / Villain / Waldorf / Gloat / Newsman / Dr. Teeth / Turkish Whatnot, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Viking Pig / Villager / Link Hogthrob / The Newsman / Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / Dr. Teeth, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / King Rupert the Second / Mary Louise / Hillbilly Singer, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Link Hogthrob / Bug / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Link Hogthrob / The Swedish Chef / Bun-Bun Brother / Old Man Singer / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Slim Wilson / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Girl Dancer / Tennis Balls, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / The Muppet Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Eel / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf / Jim / Pigs, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Marvin / Whatnot Dancers / Gloat, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Link Hogthtrob / Gypsy / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Muppet Newsman / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf / Muppaphones, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Pig / Link Hoghrob / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Swedish Chef / The Newsman / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / The Swedish Chef / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / The Swedish Chef / The Newsman / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Fazoob / Cantaloupe, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Rat / Beaver / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Rowlf / Brown Bear / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Rowlf / Gills Brother / Pig / Prairie Dog / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Rowlf / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Zeke, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Silver Beak / Muppet Newsman / Pig / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / The Swedish Chef / Muppet Newsman / Rowlf / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / The Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Beaker clones / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Baby, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Dancers, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Dr. Teeth / Rowlf / The Swedish Chef, Kermit the Frog / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Leo, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / Jim / Prairie Dog / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / Rowlf, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / The Swedish Chef / Singing Fireman / Black Rooster, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Muppet Newspig / Link Hogthrob / Doglion / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Link Hogthrob / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / The Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Gloat, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Jugband Member / Miss Kitty / Miss Kitty's Dancing Partner, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / One of the Students / Pretty Monster / Jugband Member, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Swedish Chef / Boppity / The Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Swedish Chef / Dr. Teeth / The Newsman / Clodhopper, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / Swedish Chef / Droop / Singer, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / The Newsman / Jim / Rover Joe / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / The Newsman / The Muppaphones / Jim / Swedish Chef, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Rowlf / The Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / The Newsman / Boston Pops Conductor / Rowlf, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / The Newsman / Gloat / Shaky Sanchez, Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef / Dr. Teeth / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Muppet Newsman / Zeke, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Beaver / The Swedish Chef / Muppet Newsman, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob / Timmy Monster / Muppet Newsman / Mean Mama / Blue Frackle, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Link Hogthrob, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Australian / The Swedish Chef, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Link Hogthrob / Scientist, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Whatnot Dancers / Lenny the Lizard, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / The Newsman / The Swedish Chef, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef / Construction Worker, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef / Whatnot, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Whatnot Dancers / Muppet Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Swedish Chef / Dr. Teeth / Nigel / The Newsman / Ernie / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / The Newsman / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / The Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Dr. Teeth, Kermit the Frog / The Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf / Muppet Newsman / Piano, Kermit the Frog / The Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / The Swedish Chef / Zeke / Muppet Newsman / Rowlf / Waldorf, Rowlf / Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Zeke / Kermit the Frog / Waldorf / The Swedish Chef / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice), Kermit the Frog / Mahna Mahna / Waldorf / Flower-Eating Monster / Rowlf, Kermit the Frog / Muppet Newsman / Link Hogthrob / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Muppet Newsman / Link Hogthrob / Waldorf, Kermit the Frog / Muppet Newsman / The Swedish Chef / Waldorf / Kermit the Frog, Waldorf, Rowlf the Dog, Link Hogthrob, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Teeth, The Newsman (voice) 1976
Saturday Night Live King Ploobis, King Ploobis (segment 'The Land of Gorch'), King Ploobis (segment 'Dregs and Vestiges') 1975
Out to Lunch Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Ernie / Person With Cue Card / Kermit 1974
Dinah! Self 1974
The Julie Andrews Hour Self - Creator 'Sesame street' 1972
Tales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen Kermit the Frog / Mean Floyd / Rat / Caleb Siles (body) / Catgut (assistant) 1972
Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince Kermit, Garth, King Rupert / Kermit / King Rupert the Second / Garth 1971
Great Performances Kermit the Frog / Self / Muppet Performer 1971
The Great Santa Claus Switch Fred / Lothar (voice) / Lothar / Gloat 1970
The Muppets on Puppets Himself / Self - Host / Rowlf the Dog / Kermit the Frog 1970
Sesame Street Ernie / Kermit the Frog, Ernie, Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / The Baker, Ernie / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Sinister Sam, Guy Smiley / Ernie, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / The Baker, Ernie / Anything Muppets, (voice) (archive footage), Ernie / Kermit the Frog / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Fat Blue VIctim, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Nose, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Marvin, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Blue Martian, Ernie / Barry Rhymie, Guy Smiley / Ernie / Kermit the Frog, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley, Kermit, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Ernie, Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug, Ernie / Spaceship Surprise Captain, Ernie / Sammy the Snake, Ernie / Roberta, Ernie / Kermit, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Fenwick, Guy Smiley, Harvey Monster / Ernie / Kermit the Frog, Harvey Monster / Guitarist / Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug / Kermit the Frog, Kermit the Frog / Additional Muppets, Kermit the Frog / Bad Bart / Officer Stan / Carpenter / Ernie / Mr. Jenkins, Kermit the Frog / Ben / Ernie / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta, Kermit the Frog / Captain / Ernie / Guy Smiley, Kermit the Frog / City Boy / Ernie / Bruce Monster, Kermit the Frog / City Boy, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Anything Muppets / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Bad Bart, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Barry Rhymie, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Bip Bippadota, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Bus Driver, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Cowboy, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Fat Blue Guy / Bad Bart, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Fat Blue Witch, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Grocer / Green Monster / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Frances's Last Line, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Lavender Singer / Lavender Alien / Bip Bippadotta / Various Muppets, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Prince Charming, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Sinister Sam, Fat Blue Guy / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Grandmother Happy / Ernie / Harold Happy, Guy Smiley / Ernie / Barry Rhymie, Guy Smiley / Ernie / Harvey Monster / Kermit the Frog / Frances's Last Line, Guy Smiley / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Head Cheerleader / Juggler / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / King Gerry the Generous, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Lance, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Marshal McClean, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Mr. Essex / Pokey / Flakey / Sneaky, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Nature Lover, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Prince Charming, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Roberta, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Sinister Sam, Ernie / King Peter the Persnickety / The Baker / Fat Blue Cheerleader, Ernie / Lead Singer 'One Banana', Ernie / Mahna Mahna, Ernie / Mailman / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Man, Ernie / Nature Lover, Ernie / Newsdealer / Green Cowboy / Kermit the Frog / Lavender Cowboy, Ernie / Nose Guy / Bip Bippadotta, Ernie / One Banana Vocalist, Ernie / Pat Playjacks / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Pokey / Flakey / Kermit the Frog / Sneaky, Ernie / Pokey / Flakey / Sneaky, Ernie / Postman, Ernie / Rowlf the Dog / Kermit the Frog / The Baker, Ernie / Royal Fireman / Kermit the Frog / Royal Cook, Ernie / Salvador Dada / Beatnik / Harvey Monster, Ernie / Sam the Snake / Anything Muppets / The Baker, Ernie / Sam the Snake / Soldier / Juggler (on-camera) / The Baker / Father (Pumpkin) / Uncle (Fat Blue) / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Store Clerk / Fenwick / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Tom Smith / Beginning, Ernie / Tony / Bartender / The Baker, Ernie / Tony / Storekeeper / Royal Fireman / Royal Cook, Ernie / Tony / The Baker / Anything Muppets, Ernie / Villager, Ernie / The Juggler / Kermit the Frog / Fred the Monster / The Baker, Ernie / The King of Eight / Jester / Blue Man, Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug / Barry Rhymie / Pokey / Flakey / Drippy, Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug / Harvey Monster, Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug / The King, Guy Smiley / Granny Fanny Nesselrode / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / The Baker, Guy Smiley / Granny Fanny Nesselrode / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta / Ernie / Lavender Singer, Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Lance, Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Lead Singer 'Listen to the Bells', Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Lead Singer'Listen to the Bells', Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Harvey Monster / King of 8 / Court Jester, Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Harvey Monster / The King of Eight / Jester, Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog, Guy Smiley / Sinister Sam, Guy Smiley / 'Spaceship Surprise' Captain / Kermit the Frog, Guy Smiley / Villagers / Herry Monster / Ernie, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Fiddler 1 / Ernie / Royal Bass Player, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Granny Fanny Nesselrode / Ernie / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Rowlf the Dog / The Baker / Ernie / Additional Anything Muppets, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Salvador Dada, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Sammy the Snake / Mr. Nose / Ernie / Blue Martian, Lavender Alien / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Blue Victim, Mahna Mahna / The Baker / Sonny Friendly / Little Bird / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Various Monsters, Mailman / Juggler / Ernie / The Baker, Pat Playjacks / Bip Bippadotta / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Pat Playjacks / Ernie, Sinister Sam / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley, Spaceship Surprise Captain / Ernie, Spaceship Surprise Captain, The Baker / Unicorn / Jack / Ernie / Tuba Player, The Emperor / Father / Goldfish / Frog / Kermit the Frog / The Baker / Ernie / Guy Smiley, The Geefle / Ernie / Additional Anything Muppets, The King of Eight / Ernie / Kermit the Frog, The King of Eight / Jester / Bip Bippadotta / Lavender Vocalist / Cowboy / Kermit the Frog / Royal Cook / Fireman, Thomas Twiddlebug / Ernie / Father, Thomas Twiddlebug / Ernie / Salvador Dada, Thomas Twiddlebug / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Thomas Twiddlebug / Salvador Dada / Ernie / Kermit, Tony / Kermit the Frog / The Baker, Two-Headed Monster's Mom, Kermit the Frog / Lord Lester / The Baker / Ernie / Additional Anything Muppets, Kermit the Frog / Mahna Mahna / Ernie / The Young Son, Kermit the Frog / Maurice / Ernie / Garbageman, Kermit the Frog / Officer Stan / Ernie / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Rancher Ernie, Kermit the Frog / Sinister Sam / George Washington / Ernie / Spaceship Surprise Captain, Kermit the Frog / The Baker / Baby Monster / Scudge / Green Boy / Ernie / Fred the Monster, Kermit the Frog / Tony / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Tony, Guy Smiley / Ernie / Mr. Nose, Guy Smiley / Ernie / Spaceship Surprise Captain, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / The Mailman, Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Thomas Twiddlebug / Guy Smiley, Kermit the Frog / Garbageman / Ernie / The Baker, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Ernie / Bip Bippadotta, Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Ernie / Frances's Last Line, Ernie / Baby Monster, Ernie / Bad Bart / Maurice / King of 8 / Kermit the Frog / Court Jester, Ernie / Bad Bart / The Baker / Kermit the Frog / Orange Gold Subject, Ernie / Baker (segment "Song of Two"), Ernie / Baker / Kermit the Frog, (archive footage), Anything Muppets / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Attendant / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Juggler / The Baker, Bad Bart / Ernie / Dan, Bad Bart / Ernie / Lead Singer 'Street Garden Cooperation', Bad Bart / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Billy / Fat Blue J Friend, Bad Bart / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Guy Smiley, Baker / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Anything Muppets / Additional Muppets, Baritone / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Bartender / Ernie / Prince Charming / Thomas Twiddlebug, Bartender / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Bip Bipadotta / King Richard the Chicken-Hearted / Ernie / Kermit the Frog, Bip Bippadotta / Kermit the Frog / Ernie, Blue Villager / Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Head Cheerleader / The Baker, Boater / Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Mahna Mahna / The Baler, Boy / Ernie, Captain Vegetable / Ernie / Kermit the Frog, City Boy / Ernie / Kermit the Frog, City Guy, City Hipster / Lost and Found Clerk / Ernie / Elmo Mondiporg, City Hipster / Sinister Sam / Ernie / Short Branch Cafe Bartender / Kermit, Cowboy / Kermit the Frog / Ernie / Mailman, Dan / Kermit the Frog / Lead Singer 'Listen to the Bells', Ernie / Additional Anything Muppets, Ernie / Anything Muppets / Blue Guy, Ernie / Ben / W / Kermit the Frog / Sam, Ernie / Blue Man, Ernie / Blue Martian, Ernie / Boater / Sinister Sam / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Bruce / Green Monster / Harry / Boy / Janitor / Stagehand, Ernie / Bruce / The Baker, Ernie / Captain Vegetable, Ernie / Fat Blue Cheerleader / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Fat Blue Dentist, Ernie / Fat Blue Guy, Ernie / Fat Blue J Friend / Captain Vegetable, Ernie / Fat Blue King, Ernie / Fat Blue Victim / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Father ('Five People in My Family'), Ernie / Father / Goldfish / Frog / Kermit the Frog / Beginning / The Baker, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Bip Bipadotta / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Additional Anything Muppets, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Blue Man, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Fat Blue J Friend, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Frances's Last Line, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Green Man 'Exercise', Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Lance, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Sinister Sam, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / The Young Son, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Kermit the Frog / Thomas Twiddlebug / Boy / Blue Victim / Geefle, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Boater, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Bread / Fat Blue J Friend, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Captain Vegetable / Thomas Twiddlebug / Bad Bart, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Captain, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Casanova / The Baker / Blue Villager, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / City Hipster, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / City Man, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Diver / Zizzy Zoomer #1 / Guy Smiley / Lavender Alien, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Employer / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Fat Blue Dentist, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Fat Blue Man, Ernie / Harvey Monster / Kermit the Frog, Ernie / Harvey Monster, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Anything Muppets / City Hipster, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Anything Muppets / Green Cowboy, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Anything Muppets / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Anything Muppets / The King of Eight / Jester, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Baker / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Banker / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta / Lavender Vocalist / Blue Martian, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta / Lavender Vocalist / Store Clerk / Ben / The Letter W / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Bip Bippadotta, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Monsters / Fat Blue Victim, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Motorperson / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Moving Man, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Mr. Essex / Thomas Twiddlebug / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Pedestrian, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Prime Minister, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Purple Boy, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Roberta / Boy, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Rowlf the Dog / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Sheldon the Turtle, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Spaceship Surprise Captain, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Store Clerk / Geefle, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / The Baker / Sinister Sam / Casanova, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Prime Minister / Cowboy, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / The Baker, Ernie / Guy Smiley / Roberta, Ernie / Guy Smiley / The Baker / Anything Muppet, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / The King of Eight / Jester / Baker / Stagehand / Boy / Janitor, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / The King / Thomas Twiddlebug, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Thomas Twiddlebug / Harvey Monster, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Thomas Twiddlebug, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Woman, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Zizzy Zoomer #1 / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Father, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Freddy Smith, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Garbage Man / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Genie / Juggler / The Baker, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / George Washington / Guy Smiley / Two-Headed Monster's Mom, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Green Cowboy / Lavender Cowboy, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Green Man, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Clerk, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Guy Smiley / Nose / Doc / Fat Blue Victim, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Harvey Monster, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Henry / Fat Blue Cheerleader, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Hipster / King Peter the Persnickety, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / King of Eight / Jester, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / King Richard the Chicken-Hearted / Guy Smiley, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / King, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Lance, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Lead Singer 'One Banana', Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Lead Singer 'Street Garden Cooperation', Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Mah Na Mah Na / Fat Blue / The Baker / King of 8, Ernie / Kermit the Frog / Marvin (music store owner) 1969
The David Frost Show Self 1969
Hey Cinderella! Kermit the Frog / King Goshposh / Rufus / Rufus (voice) 1969
That's Life Kermit the Frog 1968
Our Place Rowlf 1967
NBC Experiment in Television Gorilla 1967
Time Piece Man 1965
The Hollywood Palace Muppet Performer 1964
The Jimmy Dean Show Rowlf the Dog, Self - as Rowlf the Dog, Self - Rowlf the Dog, Self - the voice of Rowlf, Self, Rawlf The Dog 1963
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself, Kermit the Frog - Guest Host (voice) 1962
The Jack Paar Program the Muppets / Self, Muppets / Self 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Muppet Creator, Themselves 1961
The Jack Paar Tonight Show Himself 1957
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Self - Puppeteer, Self 1951
Sam and Friends Sam / Harry the Hipster / Professor Madcliffe / Omar / Pierre the French Rat / Yorick, Yorick, Kermit the Frog, Moldy Hay / Limbo Prototype 1955
The Magical World of Disney Himself, Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Swedish Chef / Link Hogthrob 1954
Tonight! Himself - Puppeteer (as Jim Henson and his Puppets) 1953
The Ed Sullivan Show (as The Muppets), Himself (as The Muppets), Himself, Kermit the Frog, The Muppets 1948

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

1990 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1990 Emmy Outstanding Directing in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1989 Emmy Outstanding Special Events Won
1989 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1989 Emmy Outstanding Directing in a Variety or Music Program Won
1988 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1988 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1988 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1987 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Won
1987 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1981 Emmy Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
1981 Emmy Outstanding Children's Program Nominated
1980 Emmy Outstanding Variety or Music Program Nominated
1980 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1979 Emmy Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Program Nominated
1978 Emmy Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series Won
1978 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series Nominated
1977 Emmy Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series Nominated
1977 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series Nominated
1966 Oscar Best Short Subject, Live Action Subjects Nominated
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