a live-taping of Henson's late night, puppet talk show
Jim Henson Company is developing an adult comedy talk show entitled,
"Late Night Buffet"
announced plans for a new late-night Henson talk show called “Late
Night Buffet”. The show will star puppets and celebrity guests
and will be recorded in front of a live studio audience at Henson
Audiences Unlimited originally posted info about the series stating
that it would include Muppet characters and celebrity guests. Pictures
of Kermit the Frog were also posted on the Audiences Unlimited website.
insider has confirmed that some of this information is incorrect.
This proposed pilot program will not feature Kermit and other familiar
Muppet characters owned by Disney, rather it will focus on new puppets
developed by The Jim Henson Company. A television network has not
been announced for the program.
fans in California have a very special opportunity to attend a live
taping of "Late Night Buffet" on July 22 in Hollywood.
You can register for your tickets on-line at AudiencesUnlimited.com.
Audiences Unlimited distributes free tickets for hundreds of network
shows in Los Angeles and across the country. More information on
this project should be announced later this week by The Jim Henson
of late, The Jim Henson Company has focused on more adult puppet
endeavors. A live performance of Jim Henson's
Puppet Improv was held in March at the U.S. Comedy Festival.
Nelson tribute at The Moving Image Museum October 27
Henson's Pajanimals debuts on NBC Kids Saturday July 7
New York Pops play The Muppets at Carnegie Hall April 14
announces "Sid the Science Kid: The Movie" in 3-D
• The Jim Henson Company Puppets to perform at the 2011 Grammys
• "Pioneers of Television" special
to honor Jim Henson
• Classic "Henson's Place" special
arrives on DVD August 3
Oz unveils tribute to the "Henson Pipes" at NBC Studios