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The Jim Henson Company - The introduction of The Muppet Show in 1976 was a phenomenal success, reaching 235 million viewers in more than 100 countries and winning three Emmys in its five-year run. The popularity of the show led to the feature films The Muppet Movie, The Great Muppet Caper and The Muppets take Manhattan, as well as the animated television series, Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies

On September the first episode of The Muppet Show aired. The vaudeville puppet show, created by Jim Henson ran until March Happy Mustache Monday! To learn more about the Jim Henson and The Muppets, visit the NYPL online catalog.

David Bowie and Jim Henson | two if my heroes in one picture

Bowie: Are you sure this shirt isn’t *too* sexy, Jim? Henson: No one’s going to be looking at your shirt, David, trust me. (From Labyrinth: The Ultimate Visual History)

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Creative Giants: Jim Henson Henson was a puppeteer who revolutionized the art of…

Jim Henson's world of muppets and magic - in pictures

Jim Henson's world of muppets and magic - in pictures

Someday we'll find it the rainbow connection the lovers, the dreamers and me la dada de dada dum la da de dada do

Kermit the Frog (Jim Henson): [singing] "Someday we'll find it, the rainbow connection / The lovers, the dreamers, and me." -- from The Muppet Movie directed by James Frawley