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Actor Jim Henson

Jim Henson

  • Birth name:

    James Maury Henson

  • Date of Birth:

    Greenville, Mississippi, USA

  • Height:

    6' 3" (1.91 m)


Jim Henson never thought that he would make a name of himself in puppetry; it was merely a way of getting himself on television. The vehicle that achieved it was "Sam and Friends" (1955), a late-night puppet show that was on after the 11:00 news in Washington DC. It proved to be very popular and inspired Jim to continue using puppets for his work. He made many commercials, developing the signature humor that Henson Productions is known for. A key reason for the success of his puppets is that Ji... more

Jim Henson Filmography

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Movie I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story

as Additional Muppets / Himself (archive footage)

Movie A Muppet Family Christmas A Muppet Family Christmas

as Kermit the Frog, Rowlf the Dog, Dr. Teeth, Swedish Chef, Waldorf, Ernie, Guy Smiley, The Newsman

Movie Ernest Goes to Camp Ernest Goes to Camp

as Minor (uncredited)

Movie Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird Sesame Street Presents: Follow that Bird

as Kermit the Frog, Ernie, Granny Fannie Nesselrode

Movie Into the Night Into the Night

as Man on Phone

Movie The Muppets Take Manhattan The Muppets Take Manhattan

as Kermit the Frog, Rowlf, Dr. Teeth, Waldorf, Swedish Chef, Ernie, Link Hogthrob, The Newsman

Movie The Dark Crystal The Dark Crystal

as Jen, A Gelfling (performer), High Priest (Ritual Master) (performer)

Movie An American Werewolf in London An American Werewolf in London

as Kermit the Frog (archive footage)

Movie The Muppet Movie The Muppet Movie

as Kermit the Frog / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Waldorf / Swedish Chef / Link Hogthrob / Doc Hopper's Men (voice)

Movie Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas

as Kermit the Frog

Movie Fraggle Rock Fraggle Rock

as Cantus the Minstrel, Convincing John

Movie The Muppet Show The Muppet Show

as Various