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Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story Small Fry joins Jim Henson’s The Muppets

On November 23rd, the Muppets will finally make their return to the big screen, ready to impress the legions of old fans and a world of new ones. The Disney mascots wont be traveling alone, however, as the film will be joined by a brand new Toy Story short, entitled Small Fry. When Cars 2 […]

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Dinosaur Train travels to Dinosaur Big City, from Jim Henson Company

On August 22nd, catch a train to Dinosaur Big City – a Dinosaur Train! The Jim Henson Company series is ready to debut a one-hour made-for-TV movie based on the Dinosaur Train series, giving all your favorite CG dinos some extra room to roar! The special hits PBS Kids, also helping to usher in Dinosaur […]

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The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made in theaters November 23rd

Anxious for Disney to return The Muppets to the big screen? Well, apparently, so is Disney! The House of Mouse has bumped up the upcoming Muppet film a full month, from December 25th to it’s new date, November 23rd. Though Christmas day films have a history of some solid success, those of us (all of […]

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PBS Kids’ Sid the Science Kid can’t wait for No School Singalong Special

Sid the Science Kid has made some great progress since debuting a year and a half ago. Produced by Jim Henson Productions, KCET, and PBS, the computer generated toon allows puppeteers to voice digitally animated characters in real time via the Henson Digital Puppetry Studio, as if the cartoons were more traditional Muppets. As the […]

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Omnilab Media and The Jim Henson Company prep Power of the Dark Crystal, sequel to Dark Crystal

The Dark Crystal is legendary cult classic film from the earlier days of The Jim Henson Company. Released in 1982, the darker tone of the epic adventure film made audiences completely rethink the idea of “Muppets”, with demonic creations and incredibly detailed, Lord of the Rings-type settings. Now, some 30 years later, Omnilab Media’s Ambience […]

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Dinosaur Train

The Jim Henson Company hopes to bring its brand new CG animated series Dinosaur Train to your TV later this year. The American debut is scheduled for the fall of 2009 on PBS Kids, as well as in Canada with TV Ontario and British Columbia’s Knowledge. The producers of the show say we can expect […]

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Sid the Science Kid is moving to Europe!

The Jim Henson Company is brining the first season of it’s educational toon, Sid the Science Kid, across the seas. First stop: France, where the series will air on France 5, followed by RTP in Portugal. Sid the Science Kid currently airs here in the States as part of the PBS Kids block.

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Dinosaur Train

Joining up with Sid the Science Squid, The Jim Henson Company has signed a deal with PBS Kids to debut Dinosaur Train, a new CGI animated series for the fall of 2009. Dinosaur Train revolves around the adventures of Buddy, a young Tyrannosaurus Rex, who goes through adventures using basic scientific thinking and skills. The […]