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[11 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
The 21st Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival to Feature Kermit and Miss Piggy Topiaries

As the winter chill starts to creep in it seems like perfect time to start thinking about spring and the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival.
The 2014 festival will mark the debut of the Kermit the Frog topiary and he’ll be joined by none other than Miss Piggy in the World Showcase topiary display.
Returning for a second year to the festival are the food and beverage marketplaces with new menu items including Piggylicious Bacon Cupcakes and a Barbecued Chicken Leg at the Smokehouse Barbecue marketplace.
Other marketplace items include floral-flavored lemonade, …

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[19 Jan 2013 | One Comment | ]
Tina Fey in Talks to Join ‘Muppets’ Sequel, Working Title Revealed

This week, we let you know that the highly anticipated sequel to The Muppets has finally received a theatrical release date of March 14, 2014. Recently, some more exciting news was revealed about the film, including an incredibly exciting bit of casting news and the film’s official working title.
While up until now, the untitled film has simply been referred to as “the Muppets sequel” or The Muppets 2, we recently learned that the film now has an official working title: The Muppets…Again. News of the straightforward, yet Muppety, title was first reported …

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[15 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
The Muppets Take Manhattan As NYC Family Ambassadors

Are you and your family thinking about heading to New York City in the near future? The Muppets might be able to help you with that. This week, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that this year, the Muppets will be acting as the official New York City Family Ambassadors.
For the next 12 months, the Muppets will be encouraging families to visit NYC and highlight some of the extraordinary shopping, dining, attractions, shows, and more that the Big Apple has to offer. Prospective visitors can head over to the …

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[22 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney Universe Releases ‘The Muppets’ Costume Pack

Disney Universe has been releasing new downloadable content on a frequent basis, and the latest DLC to hit the game is The Muppets Costume Pack.
Now, players can dress up as several beloved Muppets characters including Kermit, Gonzo, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and Animal. Plus, each character also comes with their own upgradeable tool.
The new costume pack is available now for $2.99 on the Playstation Network or 240 Microsoft points on Xbox Live. Individual costumes can be purchased for $0.99 or 80 Microsoft points each on Playstation Network and Xbox Live, …

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[27 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Bret McKenzie Wins Academy Award for ‘The Muppets’ Song ‘Man or Muppet’

Last night, some of film’s best and brightest were awarded for their contributions to this year’s movies at the 84th Annual Academy Awards. Among those awarded was songwriter Bret McKenzie, who wrote the music for last fall’s film The Muppets.
McKenzie, who is best known as one half of the musical comedy duo Flight of the Conchords, was awarded the Oscar for Best Original Song for his song “Man or Muppet.” This is McKenzie’s first Academy Award.
“Wow, thank you, Academy,” McKenzie said during his acceptance speech. “I grew up in New …

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[20 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Kermit and Miss Piggy to Present at This Year’s Academy Awards

With this year’s Academy Awards just a week away, these past few weeks have been marked with announcements of what celebrities and performers will be making an appearance during the ceremony. This week, it was announced that joining the list of presenters at the awards ceremony this year will be two legendary and iconic celebrities: Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.
On Friday, ABC and the Academy announced that this legendary Muppet couple will join a list of presenters that already includes such celebrities as Halle Barry, Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, …

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[29 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Game on the Disney Fantasy Stars The Muppets

There has been a lot of exciting news surrounding Disney Cruise Line’s latest ship, the Disney Fantasy – and the latest news features a new interactive game starring The Muppets.
Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie and Animal will be the stars of a new adventure game called “The Case of the Stolen Show.” This interactive guest experience leads you around the ship on a quest to find over a dozen pieces of Enchanted Art and other clues, with the end goal being to help The Muppets recover their missing props for a …

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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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[4 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Twenty-Three Magazine Chats with Stars of ‘The Muppets’

Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie, Gonzo, Animal and other beloved characters are the stars on the cover of the winter edition of Disney twenty-three magazine, and they have a lot in store for readers.
You’ll gain exclusive behind-the-scenes peeks at the making of the upcoming film The Muppets, which races into theaters November 23. Additionally, the magazine features plenty of in-depth interviews as well as a remembrance of Muppets creator Jim Henson. Of course, there are plenty of other exciting features for D23 readers to enjoy.
A special feature will highlight the best of …

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[3 Oct 2011 | One Comment | ]
The Muppets Launch Facebook ‘Fan-A-Thon’ In Anticipation of New Film

We know most of you out there probably like the Muppets…but do you like them on Facebook? In anticipation of their new film The Muppets, the Muppets Facebook team has launched a brand new initiative: the Muppets “Fan-A-Thon.” This new campaign is the latest in the film’s fantastic viral marketing plan, which has included some excellent parody movie trailers and posters.
The concept for the Muppets Fan-A-Thon is simple: Once their facebook fan page recieves one Bazillion likes, Walt Disney Studios will give fans the chance to attend free advance screenings …