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John Boyega’s ‘Naked Singularity’ to Open San Francisco Film Fest

The SFFILM's hybrid event will show 103 films online and at physical drive-in screenings.

Sesame Workshop Names New Head of Creative (Exclusive)

Sesame Workshop has a new head of creative. Following a seven-month-long search, Kay Wilson Stallings has been promoted to serve as the exec vp creative and production of the nonprofit media and…

‘Sesame Street’ Introduces First Homeless Muppet

'Sesame Street' hit another milestone when it introduced the first homeless character, Lily, a pink Muppet with multicolored braids who reveals that she and her parents have lost their home.

Sesame Workshop, Apple Team for Slate of Children’s Programming

Apple enters the children's programming space with a slate of shows from Sesame Workshop; 'Sesame Street' is not part of the deal.

‘Sesame Street’ Sues STX Over New Melissa McCarthy Puppet Movie

The makers of Sesame Street are suing STX, saying its upcoming film 'The Happytime Murders' is abusing the famed puppets' sterling reputation.

Inside the Orchard’s Audacious Play to Become the Next Indie Film Heavyweight

With five high-profile buys at Sundance, the quiet giant of online music sales (they control 20 percent of iTunes content!) is making a serious play at movie distribution.

German Neo-Nazis Using Cookie Monster to Recruit Kids (Report)

The "Sesame Street" character has become a symbol for the extremist movement, according to police.

Sesame Workshop, Oznoz Video Launch Online ‘Sesame Street’ for Bilingual Kids

The service will offer "Sesame Street" and "Elmo's World" in six languages.

New Yorker’s Bert and Ernie Gay Marriage Cover Sparks Divisive Response

Mia Farrow and Seth Meyers praise the controversial image of the Sesame Street characters, while left-leaning columnists attack it as infantilizing a historic civil rights moment.

Third Kevin Clash Accuser Surfaces, Files Suit Against Elmo Puppeteer

UPDATED: The lawsuit, filed anonymously in New York, is by another man alleging he had sex with Clash as a teenager.

Emily Squires, ‘Sesame Street’ Director, Dies at 71

She also wrote for such daytime soaps as "Search for Tomorrow," "Guiding Light" and "As the World Turns."