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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. Jerry Nelson, Puppeteer Who Gave Afterlife to The Count, Dies at 78

    10:59 am 8/24/2012

    Mr. Snuffleupagus, Camilla the Chicken and Floyd were among his other creations.Read more

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  9. For Sale: George Clooney's Tesla Roadster, 'Muppets' Memorabilia, 'Legend of Zelda' Prototype

    3:40 pm 7/31/2012

    These rare collectibles and more are expected to sell from $35,000 to $150 million.Read more

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  10. Chick-fil-A Replaces Henson Toys With Berenstain Bears Book, Controversy Continues

    8:03 am 7/30/2012

    A book from the iconic series has been rushed into the chain's kids meals -- which prompted a curt response from the series' copyright holder.Read more

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