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  1. 'Fraggle Rock' Actor Gerard Parkes Dead at 90

    2:53 pm 10/20/2014

    The Irish-Canadian actor played inventor Doc on Jim Henson's live-action puppet showRead more

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  2. 10 Ways To Remember Jim Henson On His Birthday

    4:15 pm 9/24/2014

    From Kermit to dinosaurs, and beyondRead more

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  3. Canada's Marblemedia hires Roberto Alcantara for Primetime Push

    5:47 am 5/29/2014

    The former Momentum Entertainment exec has the Canadian producer eyeing more scripted dramas and comedies by Los Angeles-based writers and showrunners. Read more

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  4. Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge: TV Review

    8:00 am 3/25/2014

    The latest in Syfy's set of tactile artistry shows finds 10 creature creators competing for a chance at prize money and a possible job with the Henson Co.Read more

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  5. Hulu Adds Jim Henson's 'Doozers,' First Original for Kids

    8:01 am 2/10/2014

    The 52-episode series from The Jim Henson Co. will debut on Hulu on April 25.Read more

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  6. Canada to Produce Jim Henson Puppet Preschool Series

    6:45 am 2/4/2014

    TVOKids, City Saskatchewan and Knowledge Network have ordered "Hi Opie!" From "Rugrats" writer Barbara Slade and co-producer marblemedia. Read more

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  7. Syfy Orders Jim Henson's 'Creature Shop Challenge'

    10:35 am 10/8/2013

    The eight-episode series will see contestants compete for cash and a job working at the studio.Read more

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  8. Jim Henson Co.'s BBC 'Puppet Game Show' Draws 2.5 Million U.K. Viewers in Debut

    6:44 am 8/12/2013

    The show, which combines elements of game shows and sitcoms and features celebrity guests, got mixed reviews.Read more

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  9. Puppets From 'The Muppets' Creators to Star on BBC Show

    1:13 am 6/6/2013

    The U.K. public broadcaster teams with the Jim Henson Co. on "That Puppet Game Show," which will combine elements of game shows and sitcoms and feature celebrity guests.Read more

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  10. Muppets Co-Creator Jane Henson Dies at 78

    3:33 pm 4/2/2013

    She and future husband Jim Henson created "Sam and Friends," a forerunner of the famous puppets, for a TV station in Washington, D.C., in the 1950s.Read more

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