The Jim Henson Company - The introduction of The Muppet Show in 1976 was a phenomenal success, reaching 235 million viewers in more than 100 countries and winning three Emmys in its five-year run. The popularity of the show led to the feature films The Muppet Movie, The Great Muppet Caper and The Muppets take Manhattan, as well as the animated television series, Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies

On September the first episode of The Muppet Show aired. The vaudeville puppet show, created by Jim Henson ran until March Happy Mustache Monday! To learn more about the Jim Henson and The Muppets, visit the NYPL online catalog.

Jim Henson & the creatures from The Dark Crystal.<<<This movie was my life when I was little.

Jim Henson & creatures from "The Dark Crystal" This movie used to scare the crap out of me

Creative Giants: Jim Henson Henson was a puppeteer who revolutionized the art of puppet making by believing that puppets should have lives and souls that communicated to people. The result of Henson's vision for a world of living puppets is the most creative, well-researched, and longest running educational children's show ever, Sesame Street.

Jim Henson : The Biography by Brian Jay Jones. A comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth-century's most innovative creative artists. A must-read for any fan of Jim Henson's work. Recommended by Alyssa.

The Jim Henson company would be the perfect people to adapt Fablehaven

Sharing Treasures from The Jim Henson Company Archives

Archivist shares treasures from The Jim Henson Company Archives. Just taking a walk with the old witch from The Dark Crystal. No big deal

Rowlf the Dog was retired out of respect for Jim Henson, whose family said Rowlf was the character most like Henson in real life.

Behind the scenes of The Muppets - Rowlf the dog and friends

Jim Henson's world of muppets and magic - in pictures

Jim Henson's world of muppets and magic - in pictures

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