The Great Muppet Caper Minute 30 – Blurring the Lines

A Muppets News Flash comes in reporting on Kermit and Lady Holiday’s date and Kermit gets ready for the big night.

NOTES AND RESEARCH

Newsman

PERFORMER: Jim Henson 1976-1989, Steve Whitmire 2008-2016

DEBUT: 1976

DESIGN: Bonnie Erickson

  • Muppet News Flash anchor on The Muppet Show, debuting in the second episode.
  • Kermit to date Lady Holiday

Gonzo – Photo of Pigeon; “Local Poultry”

Kermit shaving

  • Fozzie thinks he’s going
  • My date… um, not very professional
  • What does Kermit wish he had?

(These are mostly my thoughts and observations. I have occasionally added some of Annie’s thoughts after the recording. I have done my best to attribute info where needed. Many of the more common facts about the film and The Muppets are not directly attributed to any one source. It is not my intention to claim all of the above information as my own. If you find a place that needs attribution, please contact me with the source and I will be happy to add it.)