Ok, so the new Muppet show is definitely in the works and it's going to be a mockumentary. I'm Kermit flailing all over the place right now.Read More
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500 Doozers of Summer?
Today in "I'm sorry, I must have misheard you" news, Joseph Gorgs, er, Gordon-Levitt is recommitting himself to adapting all of our favorite content and is set to star in and produce a Fraggle Rock movie with The Henson Co. Anyone else want to start a petition to get Kate Leth on board?Read More
It's like our nightmares just got a director's cut.
We know that Jim Henson wanted The Dark Crystal to be a lot different than the theatrical release, but to see just how different, fan Christopher Orgeron restored one of Henson's first versions. The edit lacks voice overs, inner monologues, or most of the English spoken by the Skeksis. You can watch the whole thing right now.Read More
There was going to be a Jim Henson Company produced, Guillermo del Toro directed, and Mark Gustafson animated version of Pinocchio based on Gris Grimly's illustrations, but Frankenweenie ruined it. Tom Waits was even going to be Gepetto. This is why we can't have nice things.Read More