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The Muppets. 

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Jim Henson's lovable Muppets return to the small screen in this mockumentary-style series that follows their personal and professional lives.

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Bob Kushell, Bill Prady
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Dave Goelz ...  Zoot / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Eric Jacobson ...  Fozzie Bear / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Bill Barretta ...  Pepe the King Prawn / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Peter Linz ...  Various / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
David Rudman ...  Janice / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Matt Vogel ...  Floyd Pepper / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Steve Whitmire ...  Kermit the Frog / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Julianne Buescher ...  Yolanda the Rat / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2016
Bruce Lanoil ...  Additional Muppet Performer 12 episodes, 2015-2016
Mike Quinn ...  Additional Muppet Performer 12 episodes, 2015-2016
Tim Lagasse ...  Additional Muppet Performer 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Michelan Sisti ...  Additional Muppet Performer 10 episodes, 2015-2016
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Storyline

The Muppets return to prime-time with a contemporary, documentary-style show. For the first time ever, a series will explore the Muppets' personal lives and relationships, both at home and at work, as well as romances, breakups, achievements, disappointments, wants and desires. Written by Production

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just another day in hollywood See more »

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Comedy | Family

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Muppets See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

In episode twelve, "A Tale of Two Piggies," Miss Piggy suffers a wardrobe malfunction, which, Sam the Eagle tells Kermit, prompts the "One Million Angry Parents Association" to protest Up Late with Miss Piggy. This is a reference to the real-life protest staged against this show by the group One Million Moms, which deemed the series "unsuitable for family viewing" months before it even started airing. See more »

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Kermit the Frog: Time to get things started.
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Loved it
22 September 2015 | by eanraSee all my reviews

As someone that grew up with the Muppets and loved them just as enthusiastically through adulthood I found the show to be a breath of fresh air. I was laughing out loud within the first few minutes and that's something I haven't done with any 'comedy' show in a very very long time. There's something about seeing all my favorites on the air again that makes me feel like a kid again, but the adult humor (and I mean that in a sort of mild way, because it's not remotely what I would personally consider raunchy) kept it fresh and suited for the adults as well. The more adult humor was there, yes, but as innuendo. In my opinion it's always been there, subtly under the banter only now it's more noticeable for those of us that want to see it. And those instances were scattered.

Was it flawless? No, but it's the Muppets and I for one am more than grateful to ABC for giving them new life because I missed them with all my heart.


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