Peter Linz

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Peter Linz is an American puppeteer. His most prominent role is being the performer for the character Walter who was introduced in the 2011 feature film The Muppets. He then took over the roles of Herry Monster and Ernie on Sesame Street in 2017. Linz recounts receiving the role of Walter as his favorite; "Apart from my wedding day and birth of my... read more

Peter Linz is an American puppeteer. His most prominent role is being the performer for the character Walter who was introduced in the 2011 feature film The Muppets. He then took over the roles of Herry Monster and Ernie on Sesame Street in 2017. Linz recounts receiving the role of Walter as his favorite; "Apart from my wedding day and birth of my children, being cast as Walter was one of the greatest moments of my life. I was beyond happiness."

Born

Wednesday, 28 June 1967

Actor Filmography

Muppets Now Statler / Beaker / Walter / Joe the Legal Weasel (voice) 2021
Sesame Street: Elmo's Playdate Ernie / Ernie (voice) 2020
Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration Captain Vegetable / Ernie / Herry Monster (voice) 2019
When You Wish Upon a Pickle: A Sesame Street Special Ernie 2018
Kikoriki. Deja Vu Krash (voice) 2018
Sheep & Wolves Moz (voice) 2016
Kikoriki. Legend of the Golden Dragon Krash (voice) 2016
The Muppets. Various, Angel Marie / Walter / Happy Yellow Creature, Angel Marie / Walter / Happy Yellow Creature (voice), Gloria Estefan Penguin, Gloria Estefan / Droop / Snowth 2015
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Puppeteer #3 2015
Muppets Most Wanted Manolo Flamingo (voice) 2014
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Muppets Now Statler / Beaker / Walter / Joe the Legal Weasel (voice) 2021
Sesame Street: Elmo's Playdate Ernie / Ernie (voice) 2020
Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration Captain Vegetable / Ernie / Herry Monster (voice) 2019
When You Wish Upon a Pickle: A Sesame Street Special Ernie 2018
Kikoriki. Deja Vu Krash (voice) 2018
Sheep & Wolves Moz (voice) 2016
Kikoriki. Legend of the Golden Dragon Krash (voice) 2016
The Muppets. Various, Angel Marie / Walter / Happy Yellow Creature, Angel Marie / Walter / Happy Yellow Creature (voice), Gloria Estefan Penguin, Gloria Estefan / Droop / Snowth 2015
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Puppeteer #3 2015
Muppets Most Wanted Manolo Flamingo (voice) 2014
Lady Gaga & the Muppets' Holiday Spectacular Walter (voice) 2013
Scooby-Doo! Adventures: The Mystery Map Gnarlybeard - Puppeteer 2013
The Muppets Walter 2011
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Walter (voice) 2009
A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa Additional Muppets (voice) 2008
Lomax: The Hound of Music Lomax 2008
That Fellow in the Coat Walter (voice) (archive footage) 2008
Elmo's Christmas Countdown Additional Muppet Performer (voice) 2007
Ready for School 2007
Elmo's World: What Makes You Happy? 2007
A Sesame Street Christmas Carol (voice) (archive footage) 2006
30 Rock Muppet Puppeteer, Puppeteer #1 2006
Elmo's World: Pets! 2006
Sesame Beginnings: Make Music Together 2006
Sesame Beginnings: Beginning Together 2006
Guess That Shape and Color 2006
It's a Big Big World Snook the Sloth (voice), Snook the Sloth, Snook (voice) 2006
Elmo's World: Reach for the Sky 2006
Elmo Visits the Doctor 2005
Sesame Street: All-Star Alphabet 2005
Blue's Room Polka Dots 2004
Bert & Ernie's Word Play (voice) 2002
Between the Lions 2000
Muppets From Space Additional Muppet Performer / Miss Piggy / Beach Hippie 1999
Sesame Street: The Great Numbers Game (voice) 1998
Elmopalooza! Additional Muppet Performer 1998
Sesame Street: The Alphabet Jungle Game (voice) 1998
Bear in the Big Blue House Tutter, Pip, Tutter / Pip 1997
Elmo Saves Christmas Elf (voice) 1997
Blue's Clues Polka Dots (voice), Polka Dots / Doodle Board 1996
Kids for Character Skye Nakaiye 1996
Aliens in the Family Performer 1996
Sesame Street: Cookie Monster's Best Bites (voice) 1995
The Puzzle Place Skye Nakaiye, Skye Nakaiye / Nuzzle 1994
The Best of Elmo (voice) 1994
Sesame Street Muppet, (voice), Ernie (voice), Letter A, Luke Piewalker (voice), Roxie Marie in 'Conga', Royal Woman (voice), Walter (voice) / The Grouch, Additional Muppets (voice), Bakeob (voice), Custodian (voice) 1969
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