Jim Henson

Total Box Office:
 $88.6M
Highest Rated:
96% The Muppets (2011)
Lowest Rated:
38% Into the Night (1985)
Birthday:
Sep 24
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
For as long as he could remember, Mississippi born Jim Henson was a devoted fan of puppeteers and ventriloquists; his idols included Edgar Bergen, Burr Tillstrom and Bil and Cora Baird. While attending high school in Maryland (where his meteorologist father had been relocated), Henson was hired for…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Muppets 1: El arte del manejo de marionetas y de la narración
  • Director
-- 2011
Muppets 3: Comerciales y experiencias
  • Director
-- 2011
96% The Muppets
  • Screenwriter
$88.6M 2011
Muppets 201: Rarities from the Henson Vault
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 2009
Sesame Street: Elmo's Animal Adventures
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2009
Jim Henson's Animal Jam: Hug a Day
  • Producer
-- 2009
Biography - Sesame Street
  • Director
-- 2006
Piggy Banks (Born Killers)
  • Actor
-- 2005
The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss: The Gink, the Cat and Other Furry Friends
  • Actor
-- 2005
Sesame Street - Fiesta!
  • Actor
-- 2004
Sesame Street: What's the Name of That Song
  • Actor
-- 2004
Dédales (Labyrinth)
  • Actor
-- 2003
Sesame Street - Computer Caper
  • Actor
-- 2001
Sesame Street: The Great Numbers Game
  • Actor
-- 1998
Sesame Street - Cookie Monster's Best Bites
  • Actor
-- 1995
Sesame Street - Do the Alphabet
  • Actor
-- 1995
Sesame Street - Put Down the Duckie
  • Actor
-- 1994
Sesame Street's 25th Birthday - A Musical Celebration
  • Actor
-- 1993
Muppets - The Tale of the Bunny Picnic
  • Director
-- 1992
Sesame Street: Sing, Hoot & Howl
  • Actor
-- 1991
The Muppets at Walt Disney World
  • Actor
-- 1990
The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson
  • Actor
-- 1990
Sesame Street - Monster Hits
  • Director
-- 1990
A Muppet Family Christmas
  • Actor
-- 1987
Sesame Street - Christmas Eve on Sesame Street
  • Actor
-- 1987
66% Labyrinth
  • Director
-- 1986
The Tale of the Bunny Picnic
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1986
Sesame Street: Learning About Letters
  • Actor
-- 1986
The Christmas Toy
  • Kermit
-- 1986
Labyrinth Quote-along
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1986
Inside the Labyrinth
  • Director
-- 1986
91% Sesame Street Presents - Follow that Bird
  • Ernie
-- 1985
38% Into the Night
  • Man on Phone
-- 1985
Henson's Place: The Man Behind the Muppets
  • Actor
-- 1984
81% The Muppets Take Manhattan
  • Dr. Teeth
-- 1984
71% The Dark Crystal
  • Director
  • High Priest
  • Screenwriter
-- 1982
79% The Great Muppet Caper
  • Dr. Teeth
  • Director
-- 1981
The Muppets Go To The Movies
  • Actor
-- 1981
89% The Muppet Movie
  • Producer
  • Dr. Teeth
-- 1979
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas
  • Director
-- 1977
The Muppet Show
  • Producer
  • Actor
-- 1976
Muppet Musicians of Bremen
  • Kermit the Frog
-- 1972
Frog Prince
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1972
Hey, Cinderella!
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1969
The Cube
  • Director
-- 1969
The Paperwork Explosion
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 1967
Wheels That Go
  • Director
-- 1967
Ripples
  • Director
-- 1967
Time Piece
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1965
Muppets 2: Historia de los Muppets l
  • Director
--

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Quotes from Jim Henson's Characters

    1. Beauregard: You can call me Beauregard. where are you guys going?
    2. Kermit: The happiness hotel.
    3. Beauregard: Oh good, that's where I'm going. How do you get there?
    4. Fozzie Bear: Haven't you ever been there?
    5. Beauregard: Of course! I live there. I just don't know how to get there.
    From The Great Muppet Caper. Submitted by Christopher B (13 months ago)
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