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john%20henson%20dead John Henson Dead: Son of Muppets Creator Jim Henson Dies of Massive Sudden Heart Attack at 48D Dipasupil/Getty Images

John Henson, the 48-year-old son of late Muppets genius Jim Henson, died of a “sudden massive heart attack” on Friday.

Henson’s death was confirmed by The Jim Henson Company on Saturday, which posted the news of his passing to the company’s official Facebook page.

Henson, like his father, Jim, and mother, Jane, was a puppeteer. His credits include work on “The… Continue reading John Henson Dead: Son of Muppets Creator Jim Henson Dies of 'Massive Sudden' Heart Attack at 48

Who is the Modern Jim Henson?

Now that ‘The Muppets’ has become a certified hit, Kermit, Miss Piggy and the rest of the gang have returned to their pop culture pedestal. While older audiences are wrapping themselves in a nostalgia blanket, young viewers are discovering the jokes of Fozzie Bear and the mistimed stunts of Gonzo the Great for the first time. But for these children just now discovering the Muppets, their experience with the characters… Continue reading Who is the Modern Jim Henson?

Now that the Muppets have made their big-screen comeback, it’s the perfect time to learn how they reached such a prestigious place in film history. Whether you’re wanting to share their story with your kids — or you’re a new fan who wants to learn everything about the men behind the Muppets, from their legendary creator Jim Henson to the guy that wrote ‘Rainbow Connection’ — consider this your crash… Continue reading Jim Henson & The Men Behind the Muppets

Michael Ealy and Taraji Henson will headline Tim Story’s Think Like a Man opposite the previously-announced Kevin Hart, Variety reports.

Based on the Steve Harvey self-help book “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man: What Men Really Think About Love, Relationships, Intimacy, and Commitment”, the official synopsis is as follows:

Steve Harvey, the host of the nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show, can’t count the number of impressive women… Continue reading Michael Ealy and Taraji Henson Will Think Like a Man

Charlotte Church has revealed reasons for not marrying father of her kids, Gavin Henson, and also opened up about her new love with guitarist Johnny Powell. The 24 year-old said Gavin’s time away for trip to the Arctic for ITV show ‘71 Degrees North’ gave them both a chance to take stock of their relationship. [...] Continue reading Charlotte Church opens about new beau and why she left Gavin Henson