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  1. Hollywood Flashback: In 1978, 'The Muppet Show' Hit Emmy Heights

    1:30 pm 6/9/2016

    The series, created by Jim Henson, beat out 'The Carol Burnett Show' and 'Saturday Night Live' to take home the top prize for outstanding comedy, variety or music series.Read more

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  2. How the 'Alice 2' Director Helped Discover Sacha Baron Cohen

    6:32 am 6/3/2016

    James Bobin was working on late-nineties U.K satirical news series 'The 11 O'Clock Show' when a tape from a young comedian arrived in the post.Read more

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  3. 'The Muppets' Canceled at ABC

    4:20 pm 5/12/2016

    Once ABC's highest hope, the series crashed and burned faster than Fozzie can tell a corny joke.Read more

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  4. Classic Sketches, Returning Favorites: Inside 'The Muppets' Midseason Reboot

    7:00 am 1/10/2016

    New showrunner Kristin Newman talks with THR about how she plans to bring more "joy" to the series: Adding a human foil ('Mindy Project's' Utkarsh Ambudkar) and sketches to Miss Piggy's 'Up Late' in addition to updating old bits and more.Read more

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  5. Miss Piggy Channels Adele in "Hello" Parody for 'The Muppets'

    7:00 pm 11/22/2015

    Miss Piggy does an amazing Adele impersonation.Read more

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  6. 'Muppets' Showrunner Exits ABC Revival

    10:30 am 11/4/2015

    Bob Kushell is departing the Tuesday comedy.Read more

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  7. ABC's 'The Muppets' Scores Full-Season Pickup

    5:30 pm 10/29/2015

    The reboot from Bill Prady and Bob Kushell will run for a total of 16 episodes.Read more

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  8. 'The Muppets' Receive Aaron Sorkin Treatment in 'Studio 60' Mashup

    5:53 pm 10/9/2015

    'The Muppets' pilot episode is reimagined — Sorkin-style.Read more

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  9. 'The Muppets' Co-Creator on ABC's More Adult Series, Kermit and Piggy's Media Blitz

    5:30 pm 9/22/2015

    Bill Prady opens up about plotting a Kermit and Piggy breakup with 'Muppets' mastermind Jim Henson in 1989, how the new show will incorporate guest stars and, yes, why Kermit's new girlfriend Denise is important.Read more

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  10. 'The Muppets': Kermit and Fozzie Have Candid 'Conversation' About Working With Exes, Late-Night TV

    8:00 am 9/22/2015

    THR asked Fozzie and Kermit to interview one another to preview what to expect from ABC's comedy reboot.Read more

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