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[18 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Ricky Gervais Rumored to Star in ‘Muppets’ Sequel

Popular comedian Ricky Gervais is reportedly in talks to star in the Muppets sequel.
The sequel to the wildly successful 2011 film will begin production in January, and will feature plenty of cameo appearances. However, there are three main human roles – Gervais is in negotiations for the starring role, while Ty Burrell of Modern Family will play the part of an Interpol inspector.
If Gervais signs on for the project, his role can be compared to Jason Segel’s appearance in the first Muppets film, although the details of his role are being kept strictly under …

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[22 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Jason Segel Says No to Cameo in ‘Muppets’ Sequel

A few weeks ago, we brought you the news that Jason Segel will not be involved with the creation of the upcoming sequel to The Muppets. However, this week, Segel revealed that he will not, in fact, be involved with the film in any capacity, including making a cameo appearance in the film.
In an interview with IndieWire blog The Playlist, Segel explained his decision to remain completely separated from the film. He explained:
“No, no cameo. It was a very distinct choice on my part. Of course I was asked to …

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[11 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
The Muppets to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame March 20

March 20 will be a big day for the Muppets. Not only will audiences all over the country finally have the opportunity to bring their new film The Muppets home on DVD and Blu-ray, but the Muppets will also finally be honored with their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
On Tuesday, March 20 at 11:30 AM, the Muppets will receive the 2,466th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. The star and ceremony will be located at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard, in front …

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[3 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Sequel to ‘The Muppets’ In the Works, Jason Segel Not Involved

Good news, Muppet fans! Following the success of last fall’s film The Muppets, it looks like the Muppets’ next appearance on the big screen may not be too far away. Vulture.com is reporting that Disney has reached a deal with The Muppets director James Bobin and co-writer Nicholas Stoller to pen a sequel to the hit film.
However, not all of the original creative team for The Muppets will be reuniting for this feature. Co-writer and star of The Muppets Jason Segel, who had perhaps the biggest influence in bringing the Muppets …

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[5 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Clips from ‘The Muppets’ Debut

We hope you’re getting excited for the debut of The Muppets in theaters on November 23–we know we are! To help us survive the wait for the film’s premiere, Disney has been releasing some fantastic parody trailers that promote the new movie. However, with the final parody trailer already debuting last week, Disney is now releasing some actual clips from the film itself. These short clips make us even more excited for the film’s debut, highlighting Jason Segel, Amy Adams, the newest Muppet, Walter, and of course, some of our …

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[14 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Full-Length Trailer Debuts for ‘The Muppets’

It’s no secret that we can’t wait for The Muppets to make its debut in theaters November 23, and we’ve been loving the fantastic trailers, parody trailers, and posters that have been coming out for the movie so far. With just a little over a month left to go, Disney debuted a brand new trailer this week to get us even more excited for the new film. This new trailer showcases more footage from The Muppets than ever before, including looks at a Muppet Barbershop Quartet (who, we’re told, will be …

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[31 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
D23 Expo’s Walt Disney Studios Presentation Gives Look at ‘The Muppets,’ ‘The Avengers,’ and More

A few days ago, we told you about the impressive look that D23 Expo audiences received at some upcoming films from Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, and now we’re here to share some details about the other films from Walt Disney and Marvel Studios that audiences were treated to at the packed Expo event. Walt Disney Studios President Rich Ross and President of Production Sean Bailey were on hand to introduce a series of films that will be coming soon from Walt Disney Studios, and it looks like audiences …

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[9 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney Studios Announces Presentations, Exhibits, and Stars at the D23 Expo

Walt Disney Studios has finally announced more information about what they will be bringing to the D23 Expo, and it looks like Expo attendees will have a lot to look forward to. With the Expo only ten days away, the Studios has announced stars, exhibits, and special panels that Expo attendees will not want to miss.
The highlight of the Studios’ presence at the Expo will be their Arena presentation on Saturday, August 20 from 10:30 AM-1:00 PM. The presentation, led by Rich Ross, chairman, The Walt Disney Studios; Sean Bailey, …

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[28 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
‘The Muppets’ Final Poster and Theater Standee Released

The new marketing push for the upcoming film The Muppets hasn’t let up for the past few months, and this week is no exception. While Disney has been teasing us with numerous teaser posters for the film, yesterday brought the release of the film’s final poster. This brand-new poster is the first to include the film’s human stars, Jason Segel and Amy Adams, as well as more prominently feature the newest Muppet, Walter, who plays a key role in the new film. But don’t worry, the poster also gives us …

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[13 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
International Poster for ‘The Muppets’ Released

We’ve been seeing some fantastic promotions over the past few months from Disney for the upcoming movie The Muppets, and lucky for us, they are not over yet. Following the release of a teaser poster, several parody trailers, and a full-length trailer, Disney has recently released the film’s international poster. This colorful new poster showcases some of our favorite Muppets in all their glory, making us even more excited for the upcoming film.
An alternate version of the poster was also released, featuring the Muppets’ signature “M” logo:

While the film may …