Sunday, July 29, 2012

Disney's own Muppets take Montreal in comedy gala!

Kermit, Miss Piggy and the Muppet gang returned to their variety-show roots with a comedy gala at the Just for Laughs festival on Thursday.

The Muppets, created by Jim Henson, recently returned to the big screen with Disney's Jason Segel’s The Muppets. In Montreal, The Great Gonzo, Sam the Eagle, Rizzo the Rat, Miss Piggy, Pepe, Kermit and Fozzie Bear all shard the stage with human comics such as Danny Bhoy and Mike Birbiglia.
Heres an interview with Kermit the Frog and Fozzie Bear about their hosting duties and the secrets of their showbiz longevity.

Also here are some photo shots of the Muppets (with there Muppet "handlers") at the Just for Laughs festival. EnJoy! 

Also - If any fans remember when the Disney Channel began airing Muppets Tonight in 1997, Kermit the FrogGonzo, and Rizzo the Rat appeared in a number of Behind the Ears segments for Disney Channel, talking about the channel and about Muppets Tonight.

Heres the Muppets Behind the Ears Preview's & one including the MUCH beloved and MISSED of Disney shows Bear in the BIG blue house: