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How ‘Sesame Street’ Started a Musical Revolution
Fifty years ago, the television show united children’s education, puppetry and songs. Pop stars have been singing the Muppets’ tunes (and vice versa) ever since.
Ferraro, who started at Sesame right out of college as a secretary and has now been a writer and lyricist there for 26 years, is responsible for one of Elmos most popular numbers, Brushy Brush, a celeb-filled ode to brushing your teeth. It has nearly half a b… [+1548 chars]
Melena Ryzik
2019-08-22 09:46:47




A 'Home Alone' reboot is coming to Disney+
It was clear that Disney's upcoming streaming service, Disney+, would be relying on some familiar names when it first started devouring movie and TV franchises left, right and center. What wasn't apparent at the time, though, was just how heavily the platform…
It's not clear yet what these reboots will look like -- Iger only said that they would be "reimagined" for a "new generation" -- nor have any timelines been hinted at. We do know, however, that the four franchises join a growing library of content yet to be "… [+420 chars]
Rachel England
2019-08-07 10:31:00




9 Things You Didn’t Know About the Sounds of ‘Sesame Street’
Five are about “Rubber Duckie,” but he’s the one!
The ones we use now are from molds made off of the original duck, because the material doesnt survive the decades, said Jason Weber, creative supervisor at the Jim Henson Company, which makes the Muppets. (A vintage Rubber Duckie, once on display in the offic… [+945 chars]
Melena Ryzik
2019-08-22 22:55:33




N.R.A., G7, ‘Sesame Street’: Your Thursday Evening Briefing
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
10. And finally, can you tell me how to sing on Sesame Street? For 50 years, famous musicians and pop stars have been hanging out with the people and Muppets in the neighborhood. Above, Pete Seeger in the shows first year. In the process, Sesame Street has r… [+419 chars]
Remy Tumin and Marcus Payadue
2019-08-22 22:08:04




Philadelpha Phillies Sue To Keep Beloved 'Phanatic' Mascot From Free Agency
The Phanatic was created 41 years ago to help entertain Phillies fans. Now a dispute about the genesis of its creation and licensing rights threatens the mascot's future.
The Phillie Phanatic during a baseball game against between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Colorado Rockies in May in Philadelphia. Laurence Kesterson/AP Major League Baseball's Philadelphia Phillies are suing the creators of "The Phillie Phanatic," to p… [+1605 chars]
Richard Gonzales
2019-08-03 03:00:33




Roku launches a Kids & Family section on The Roku Channel, plus parental controls
Roku’s home entertainment hub, The Roku Channel, is expanding into kids’ programming. The company this morning announced plans to aggregate kids and family movies and TV alongside the channel’s other content, including its free, ad-supported movies and televi…
Roku’s home entertainment hub, The Roku Channel, is expanding into kids’ programming. The company this morning announced plans to aggregate kids and family movies and TV alongside the channel’s other content, including its free, ad-supported movies and televi… [+4338 chars]
Sarah Perez
2019-08-19 13:02:52




The Muppet Movie Is Coming Back to Theaters For Its 40th Anniversary
Long before CGI-centric films ruled the box office, there were Muppets. And next week they'll make their way back into theaters to celebrate the 40th anniversary of 'The Muppet Movie.'
In nautical circles, building a boat that proceeds to sink an astonishing 24 times would be considered a disaster. For the purposes of the crew tasked with filming 1975s shark thriller Jaws, it meant they had done their job. In an era before computer effects… [+18265 chars]
Garin Pirnia
2019-07-27 12:00:00




The New Dark Crystal Trailer Is Somehow Even More Gorgeous Than the Last
But even though darkness looms over Thra’s beautiful environs, a resistance rises. Read more...
But even though darkness looms over Thras beautiful environs, a resistance rises. Netflix just dropped an incredible new look at the upcoming The Dark Crystal prequel series, Age of Resistance. Its the first time weve really got to hear a good chunk of the e… [+942 chars]
James Whitbrook
2019-08-13 15:10:00




Jameela Jamil Wants UK Press To Admit They Hate Meghan Markle ‘Because She’s Black’
The "Good Place" actress sounded off about critics of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
Jameela Jamil is standing up for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle amid the latest flurry of criticism directed at the couple. The royals are under fire for taking private flights to vacations in Spain and France, as they both often speak about conservation and… [+4415 chars]
Carly Ledbetter
2019-08-21 18:36:39




Prince William, Kate Middleton Fly Commercial Amid Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Controversy
British tabloids have been criticizing the Duke and Duchess of Sussex for taking private flights even as they advocate for the environment.
Prince William and Kate Middleton took a commercial flight to Scotland alongside their children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, for their annual family trip to Balmoral Castle with Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip.   The commercial flig… [+2248 chars]
Carly Ledbetter
2019-08-22 19:58:03




We're giving away tickets to see The Muppet Movie on the big screen—but you better hurry
If you can’t hear the opening banjo line from “The Rainbow Connection” without getting a little misty-eyed—welcome. Most of us here at The A.V. Club have a deep personal connection to the Muppets and The Muppet Movie, and so we jumped on the opportunity to gi…
If you cant hear the opening banjo line from The Rainbow Connection without getting a little misty-eyedwelcome. Most of us here at The A.V. Club have a deep personal connection to the Muppets and The Muppet Movie, and so we jumped on the opportunity to give a… [+800 chars]
Katie Rife on News, shared by Katie Rife to The A.V. Club
2019-07-24 17:00:00




12 TV shows that were turned into movies
Some popular TV show casts reunite years later to film movies, such as " Sex and the City " and " Veronica Mars." Successful cartoons have been turned into live-action movies, like " Scooby-Doo." " The Brady Bunch " movie was recast entirely 20 years later. V…
When a beloved TV show ends or gets cancelled, it's a sad day for fans, not to mention the cast and crew who make it all happen. But every once in a while, TV shows are given a new life on the big screen. Here are 12 shows that were turned into their own m… [+5 chars]
Talia Lakritz
2019-08-14 20:32:40




Watch Janet Weiss and Jim James Join Kermit the Frog at Newport Folk Fest
Kermit was joined by the former Sleater-Kinney drummer on “Rainbow Connection”
Kermit the Frog made a surprise appearance today at Newport Folk Festival 2019, and he was backed by a band that included Janet Weiss on drums. Halfway through a performance of Rainbow Connection, Kermit told the audience, Please welcome my friend, Jim James!… [+473 chars]
Evan Minsker
2019-07-29 02:31:02




D23 Expo Is Doing Live Streams, But Probably Not the Panels You Most Want to See
D23 Expo 2019 starts on Friday and, with it, fans should expect major news from all sides of the Disney kingdom. We’re talking movies, streaming, theme parks, merchandise, pretty much everything... except what’s going to happen with Spider-Man. Read more...
D23 Expo 2019 starts on Friday and, with it, fans should expect major news from all sides of the Disney kingdom. Were talking movies, streaming, theme parks, merchandise, pretty much everything...except whats going to happen with Spider-Man. Thats great new… [+2389 chars]
Germain Lussier
2019-08-22 00:30:00




See the Disney logo evolve over 3-plus decades
The Disney empire definitely has its fans, but devout viewer TheDeadlySquid has compiled a video that features “every single variation of the Walt Disney Pictures logo, starting from 1985’s The Black Cauldron and going all the way until 2018’s Mary Poppins Re…
The Disney empire definitely has its fans, but devout viewer TheDeadlySquid has compiled a video that features every single variation of the Walt Disney Pictures logo, starting from 1985s The Black Cauldron and going all the way until 2018s Mary Poppins Retur… [+1406 chars]
Gwen Ihnat on News, shared by Gwen Ihnat to The A.V. Club
2019-08-13 18:04:00




‘Home Alone’ is getting a reboot on Disney+, and we’re not sure how to feel
Disney keeps upping its streaming game ante, first announcing the arrival of Disney+ in November and then yesterday a mega-bundle that includes Disney+, as well as Hulu and ESPN+, for the same price as some Netflix subscriptions. But the entertainment giant i…
Disney keeps upping its streaming game ante, first announcing the arrival of Disney+ in November and then yesterday a mega-bundle that includes Disney+, as well as Hulu and ESPN+, for the same price as some Netflix subscriptions. But the entertainment giant i… [+1925 chars]
Andy Meek
2019-08-07 22:35:10




Watch Robin Pecknold, James Mercer, & Friends Cover “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes” With Judy Collins Herself
This year's Newport Folk Festival was quite eventful! Not only did country supergroup the Highwomen make their official debut performance, the fest ended with an all-star event called "I Had A Song" featuring a number of big names covering some of the best tu…
This year’s Newport Folk Festival was quite eventful! Not only did country supergroup the Highwomen make their official debut performance, the fest ended with an all-star event called “I Had A Song” featuring a number of big names covering some of the best tu… [+1792 chars]
Chris DeVille
2019-07-29 15:55:34




Turns out The Muppets have their own Twitter accounts and we need our fix (21 Photos)
The crazy cast of characters from The Muppets (and Sesame Street) have been entertaining us for decades. Now they've adapted to the times and have some pretty interesting Twitter accounts. If you'd like to check out more of their tweets, you can click the lin…
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Graysen
2019-08-21 18:30:31




Watch These Movies Before ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’
Move over Disney. Now Nickeldeon’s getting in on the game of turning its animated classics into questionable live-action movies. No, we’re not acknowledging M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender. Dora the Explorer has […] The post Watch These Movies Before …
Move over Disney. Now Nickeldeon’s getting in on the game of turning its animated classics into questionable live-action movies. No, were not acknowledging M. Night Shyamalans The Last Airbender. Dora the Explorer has grown up from pre-school education icon t… [+3113 chars]
Jordan Minor
2019-08-09 14:40:10




Puppets from Netflix's reboot of The Dark Crystal go on show at the BFI
Get up close and personal with gelflings and skesis at a new exhibition of puppets, costumes, props and sets created for the much-anticipated Netflix prequel to the 1980s classic.
Children of the 1980s rejoice! An exhibition of puppets and artworks from new Netflix series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance are now on show at the British Film Institute in London. The new series, which is due to air on 30 August, is a prequel to Jim Hen… [+1329 chars]
Laura Snoad
2019-08-23 10:45:00
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