| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Jane Nebel Henson, who collaborated with her husband, Jim Henson, in creating, designing and marketing the Muppets, died Tuesday at her home in Connecticut after battling cancer. She was 78.
Her death was announced by the Jim Henson Co.
The couple met...
| Aug 27, 2012
Jerry Nelson, the puppeteer best known for giving voice to Count von Count, the silly but instructional vampire mathematician on television's "Sesame Street," died Thursday at his home in Cape Cod, Mass., the Sesame Workshop announced. He was 78....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Which U.S. Disney park reigns supreme? Loyal Walt Disney World fans balk at the idea of deigning to visit the, in their minds, inferior Disneyland. Meanwhile those loyal to the original Disney park may visit Florida's Disney World for its additional...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Seth MacFarlane has had such a visible presence in recent years with his animated series Family Guy, The Cleveland Show and American Dad! that it was only a matter of time before his producing/writing talents would spill over onto the big screen. Fans...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:23 PM
OK, movie fans. Disney would like you to update your moviegoing calendar for 2014 and beyond. In a bit of ......
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The widow of Jim Henson diedTuesday, following a battle with cancer. Jane Henson met her future husband in a puppetry class in the 1950s....
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:23 AM
For those of us who grew up learning to "Sing a Rainbow" with Captain and Mrs. Noah on the long-running children's show “Captain Noah and His Magical Ark,” you can share your memories with the next generation at Please Touch Museum in...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
BBC One and The Jim Henson Company are partnering to bring a Muppet-style program to television, "That Puppet Game Show."...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:23 PM
WHAT: Get ready to harmonize with Kermit, Miss Piggy and the gang when the Garden Theatre stages "Sing Along with The Muppet Movie."
The production, by Heather Henson's IBEX Puppetry, will have two performances at the Winter Garden venue on July 27....
| Aug 2, 2012
| 2:06 PM
A bit of Muppet history got auctioned off to the highest bidder.
Handwritten notes and drawings by creator Jim Henson were expected to bring in almost $40,000.
It was part of a Hollywood memorabilia auction in Los Angeles.
The Muppets franchise started...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:16 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Google.com is the most visited online front door in the United States. According to Alexa, a longtime Internet statistics firm, it is also the second most visited home page in the world behind Facebook.com; roughly 40 percent of...