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Richard Hunt Trivia

Below you will see a series of questions. Please click the appropriate button of the answer of your choice. When you are finished you can check your scores and find out your grade. Good luck (and you can always try it again)!

1. Where was Richard born?
New Jersey

2. What year was Richard born?

3. One of Richard's first jobs was with a radio station. What did he do?
He was in charge of sound effects
He prepared weather reports
He was a disc jockey
He prepared news reports

4. How did Richard get an audition with the Muppets?
He called from a pay phone
He answered an ad in the paper
He won a contest to meet Jim Henson
He ran into Jim at a puppet convention

5. What was the first Muppet special that Richard worked on?
The Great Santa Clause Switch
Hey Cinderella!
The Frog Prince
The Muppet Musicians of Bremen

6. Of the following Sesame Street characters, which did Richard Hunt not perform?
Forgetful Jones
Sonny Friendly
Simon Soundman

7. Richard was one half of the Two-Headed Monster, who was the other half?
Frank Oz
Jerry Nelson
Jim Henson
Carroll Spinney

8. In the early days of “The Muppet Show” which character did Richard Hunt share with Frank Oz?
Miss Piggy

9. Who originated the character of Janice?
Fran Brill
Richard Hunt
John Lovelady
Erin Ozker

10. Where is Janice said to have hailed from?
New York

11. In Season 3 of “The Muppet Show”, Richard performed the new character of Gladys, who was she?
The Wardrobe Mistress
An opera singer
The Canteen Lady
A cow

12. According to Christopher Finch, what could you often see Richard reading?
Superman comic books
A book entitled: 101 Ways to Lose Weight
The Washington Post
The International Herald Tribune

13. What was the name of Richard's character in “Emmet Otter's Jug Band's Christmas”?

14. In “Fraggle Rock” Richard performed, amongst others, Herkimer Fraggle, what was he?
The custodian of Rhyming Rock
One of the Minstrels
The World's Oldest Fraggle
The leader of the Society of Poobahs

15. Richard actually appeared (in human form) in which of the following films?
Twilight Zone - The Movie
Beverly Hills Cop
Trading Places
The Blues Brothers

16. Richard performed Belmont in “The Christmas Toy”. What was Belmont?
A Wind-up Taxi
A Toy Soldier
A Jack-in-the-Box
A Rocking Horse

17. Who did Richard perform in “The Ghost of Faffner Hall”?
The Wild Impresario
Fughetta Faffner
Farkas Faffner

18. Who had originally performed Statler of the heckling duo, before Richard took the character over?
Frank Oz
Jim Henson
Dave Goelz
Jerry Nelson

19. Which Richard Hunt character did Steve Whitmire perform in Muppets From Space?

20. Richard Hunt sadly passed away in 1992. Surprisingly, Scooter made a return in Muppets From Space (1999). Who performed his voice?
Adam Hunt
Jerry Nelson
Dave Goelz
Kevin Clash

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Quiz Written by: Rich Borosky, Michael Dixon, Cindy Chapman, Jogchem Jalink, D. W. McKim, Samantha Wallace, Mar Quinn and Phillip Chapman

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