Jim Henson

It’s Time To Put On Make-Up

At a new NYC exhibit there are 180 Muppets. You can also make your own. But what is most amazing is the story of their creator Jim Henson, and how Kermit and Miss Piggy came to be.


A world in which Miss Piggy gets bikini waxes and Fozzie Bear is hip to Grindr? For Henson purists, it’s shocking. But as franchise reinvention, it sort of works.