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Move Over Rihanna, Miss Piggy’S Here With Her Own Fabulous Rendition Of ‘Bbhmm’

A video in which scenes from Miss Piggy’s prolific Muppets career were remixed in a parody of Rihanna’s ‘B***h Better Have My Money’ (BBHMM) is pretty fabulous, if we’re completely honest. The 1 minute 40...

Miss Piggy Presented With Feminist Award By Gloria Steinem

Miss Piggy has received a feminist award from Gloria Steinem. The beloved Muppets character was awarded the Sackler Center First Award from the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum. The...

Miss Piggy To Receive Feminist Award From Brooklyn Museum

Miss Piggy has delighted viewers for decades, but now she’s being honoured by the Brooklyn Museum’s center for feminist art with the Sackler Center First Award.She’ll be receiving the award in New York on Thursday...

Abc Bringing Back 'The Muppet Show'? 'Big Bang Theory' Creator Reportedly Set To Write Pilot

The Muppet Show will be revamped for ABC with a little help from the executive producer and co-creator of The Big Bang Theory, Bill Prady. Prady, who worked on the original series, has already been...

Muppets Heading To Broadway - Report

The Muppets are poised to make their Broadway debut in a new musical, according to a U.S. report.Disney bosses are reportedly in talks with a New York theatre company to bring the beloved puppets to...

Bert & Ernie Spark Equality Debate After Bakery Refuses To Create 'Support Gay Marriage' Cake

A Northern Ireland bakery has been contacted by the government and is facing legal action after it refused to create a cake with an image of Sesame Street's Bert and Ernie and the words "support...

Not Even Ricky Gervais Could Steal The Limelight From Those Muppets

Despite enjoying a starring role in the new Muppets movie, Most Wanted, Ricky Gervais felt second best to Kermit, Piggy and the rest of his fuzzy co-stars – and like every star that has performed...

The 'Muppets Most Wanted' Meet The Press

With their new movie taking global cinemas by storm, the Muppets have been out on the press trail chatting to journalists and keeping them laughing. When asked about the experience of shooting this action-comedy-musical sequel,...

Kermiggy Vs. Kimye - The Muppets Mock Kim Kardashian & Kanye West's Vogue Cover

A war of words has been waging on social media between those who believe Kim Kardashian is the height of fashion and sophistication and those who feel her name should not be mentioned in the...

'The Muppets' Are Still Most Wanted - But Who's Your Favorite?

‘The Muppets: Most Wanted’ hits US theatres today, and our guess is that both young and old are going to be queueing up for this one. For many of us The Muppets have been...

After A Shaky Start, 'Muppets Most Wanted' Strikes A Chord With The Critics

It must be difficult to follow 2011’s The Muppets, featuring Amy Adams and Jason Segal in a musical that delighted critics and fans alike. And Muppets Most Wanted certainly fell victim to that pressure early...

The Muppets Take Their Rightful Place As The Main Stars In 'The Muppets Most Wanted-review Roundup

The latest Muppets adventure, 'The Muppets Most Wanted,' is only days away from hitting theatres across the globe, and as anticipation is building, so is the film's expectations, especially as its 2011 predecessor was such...

So Far, The Critics Are Divided On 'Muppets Most Wanted' - Review Roundup

The last outing for The Muppets on the big screen saw Amy Adams and Jason Segal lauded for their all-singing, all-dancing exploits. Most Wanted picks up directly from the 2011 musical, but has it managed...

Puppeteer John Henson, Son Of 'Muppets' Creator Jim Henson, Died Friday Aged 48

The son of The Muppets and Sesame Street creator Jim Henson, John Henson, has died suddenly at the age of 48.The Jim Henson Company posted the sad news on their Facebook page on Saturday (15th...

Vivienne Westwood Designs Miss Piggy's Wedding Dress, And It's Fabulous

Vivienne Westwood has designed a custom wedding dress of porcine proportions for Miss Piggy. The star of The Muppets will wear the stunning white gown when she finally weds the love of her life, Kermit...

Anticipating 'The Muppets: Most Wanted': Can It Better The First Movie?

'Muppets:Most Wanted'. the latest Muppets big screen adventure is heading to cinemas on March 21st, and is promising to be just as fantastically funny as the its 2011 predecessor. Most recently we've seen some excellent...

Benedict Cumberbatch Hits The Big Time, Meets The 'Sesame Street' Gang

Benedict Cumberbatch is without doubt one of the world's most in-demand actors following strong turns in 12 Years a Slave, Star Trek: Into Darkness, The Fifth Estate and of course Sherlock, though even he appeared...

'The Muppets Most Wanted' Takes Muppet Hijinks Global [Trailer + Pictures]

The full length trailer has just been released for The Muppets Most Wanted and boy, it looks like a thrill ride of a movie. The sequel to 2011's hugely successful The Muppets will see the...

Lady Gaga Shoots Holiday Special With The Muppets

Lady Gaga is reuniting with the stars of The Muppets to serve up a holiday treat for fans.The Applause hitmaker recently filmed a secret Christmas Tv special with Jim Henson's puppet characters in Los Angeles...

New Muppets Most Wanted Trailer: Jet-setting, Jewel Thieves & Moves Like Jagger [Trailer + Pictures]

The release date may be a year away but The Muppets have dropped a new trailer to their upcoming, globe-trotting sequel, Muppets Most Wanted.The one minute-long teaser trailer gives a glimpse of the glam and...

A Week In News: Kate Middleton Gives Birth, Batman Battles Superman And Beyonce's Crazy Fans

King George? Of course, we had to start with the birth of the future King, the son of Kate Middleton and Prince William. The world's cameras were focused squarely on a hospital in London this...

The Muppets' Miss Piggy, Kermit, Congratulate Kate Middleton, Prince William

The Muppets have congratulated Kate Middleton and Prince William on the birth of the royal baby. Miss Piggy and Kermit The Frog star in a video that hit the web on Tuesday (July 23, 2013),...

The Muppets Record Video Message For Royal Baby

The cast and crew of The Muppets sequel took a break from filming in London to record a special message for Britain's new prince.Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and her husband Prince William became first-time parents...

Disney Bosses Consider The Muppets For Broadway

The Muppets are heading for Broadway, according to new industry reports.Disney bosses are exploring the idea of launching a stage version of The Muppet Show following a top secret showcase, which was held at the...

Jane Henson Dies: Muppets Co-creator Dead, Aged 78

Jane Henson, the co-creator of the Muppets, has died at the age of 78, following a battle with cancer, Sky News has reported. Though her husband Jim was perhaps the better known of the pair,...

The Muppets Co-creator Jane Henson Dies

The Muppets co-creator Jane Henson has died at the age of 78.The ex-wife of late star Jim Henson passed away at her home in Greenwich, Connecticut on Tuesday (02Apr13) after a long battle with cancer....

Ricky Gervais And Tina Fey To Star In New Muppets Film, The Muppets ... Again!

The new Muppets film, The Muppets... Again! will have a retro feel, as it harks back to the 1960s. Joining the crew of cotton-based favourites are Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey and Ty Burrell."It's a tip...

The World's Favourite Puppets Return With The New Film 'The Muppets... Again!' (Pictures)

The Muppets are back with a global-wide follow-up to their self-titled 2011 movie entitled 'The Muppets. Again!'.You heard right, we have yet another great movie coming up from these amazing characters brought us by Disney....

Ricky Gervais To Skip Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais will be absent from the audience when Tina Fey and Amy Poehler take over his Golden Globe hosting gig because he is busy filming with The Muppets.The Office star has hosted the glitzy...

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