Distinct Nostalgia

How The Muppet Show was Born in Britain

March 05, 2020 MIM
Distinct Nostalgia
How The Muppet Show was Born in Britain
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Distinct Nostalgia
How The Muppet Show was Born in Britain
Mar 05, 2020
MIM

The Muppet Show burst onto British TV screens in 1976. The mastermind of US puppeteer, animator & actor Jim Henson, it was actually made a reality with the support of UK media mogul Lew Grade and ATV based in Birmingham & Elstree. It was an instant hit and Kermit, Miss Piggy and the rest of the anarchic characters would go on to be shown in 100 different countries. Here MIM's Here Ashley Byrne assembles Gonzo (David Goelz) with Louise Gold (Annie Sue Pig) and Muppet writer Joe Bailey...

Distinct Nostalgia is produced by MIM Productions: www.madeinmanchester.tv
Twitter @mimproductions
@Distinct_byMIM

Ideas for shows, documentaries, reunions and even drama should be emailed to info@madeinmanchester.tv

The Distinct Nostalgia Theme Tune is composed by Rebecca Applin and Chris Warner 

Show Notes

The Muppet Show burst onto British TV screens in 1976. The mastermind of US puppeteer, animator & actor Jim Henson, it was actually made a reality with the support of UK media mogul Lew Grade and ATV based in Birmingham & Elstree. It was an instant hit and Kermit, Miss Piggy and the rest of the anarchic characters would go on to be shown in 100 different countries. Here MIM's Here Ashley Byrne assembles Gonzo (David Goelz) with Louise Gold (Annie Sue Pig) and Muppet writer Joe Bailey...

Distinct Nostalgia is produced by MIM Productions: www.madeinmanchester.tv
Twitter @mimproductions
@Distinct_byMIM

Ideas for shows, documentaries, reunions and even drama should be emailed to info@madeinmanchester.tv

The Distinct Nostalgia Theme Tune is composed by Rebecca Applin and Chris Warner 

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