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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

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