The Jim Henson Company - The introduction of The Muppet Show in 1976 was a phenomenal success, reaching 235 million viewers in more than 100 countries and winning three Emmys in its five-year run. The popularity of the show led to the feature films The Muppet Movie, The Great Muppet Caper and The Muppets take Manhattan, as well as the animated television series, Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies

On September the first episode of The Muppet Show aired. The vaudeville puppet show, created by Jim Henson ran until March Happy Mustache Monday! To learn more about the Jim Henson and The Muppets, visit the NYPL online catalog.

Jim Henson & the creatures from The Dark Crystal.<<<This movie was my life when I was little.

Jim Henson & creatures from "The Dark Crystal" This movie used to scare the crap out of me

Creative Giants: Jim Henson Henson was a puppeteer who revolutionized the art of puppet making by believing that puppets should have lives and souls that communicated to people. The result of Henson's vision for a world of living puppets is the most creative, well-researched, and longest running educational children's show ever, Sesame Street.

Jim Henson : The Biography by Brian Jay Jones. A comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth-century's most innovative creative artists. A must-read for any fan of Jim Henson's work. Recommended by Alyssa.

"My hope still is to leave the world a little better for having been here." ― Jim Henson #quotes

The Muppet Mindset: Remembering Jim Henson

“If you care about what you do and work hard at it, there isn't anything you can't do if you want to.” ~ Jim Henson,

jim Henson and the characters from sesame street and muppets

Jim Henson

behind the scenes Jim Henson

The Jim Henson company would be the perfect people to adapt Fablehaven

Sharing Treasures from The Jim Henson Company Archives

Archivist shares treasures from The Jim Henson Company Archives. Just taking a walk with the old witch from The Dark Crystal. No big deal

Another wonderful one: Jim Henson with Kermit

Jim Henson with Kermit--Artist unknown

Someday we'll find it the rainbow connection the lovers, the dreamers and me la dada de dada dum la da de dada do

Excited for the new Muppets movie!

jennifer connely | labyrinth. This movie scared the shit out of me when I was 5, and I've never had the courage or desire to watch it since.

The Labyrinth. Wierd movie, but I love it

Rowlf the Dog was retired out of respect for Jim Henson, whose family said Rowlf was the character most like Henson in real life.

Behind the scenes of The Muppets - Rowlf the dog and friends

Jim Henson and Ernie

"The most sophisticated people I know.are all children" Jim Henson

Jim Henson's world of muppets and magic - in pictures

Jim Henson's world of muppets and magic - in pictures

Jim Henson and Kermit the Frog

Holy wow      Jim, David Bowie, and Jennifer Connelly on the set of Labyrinth.          I just noticed Sarah is holding Jareth’s hand around her waist. I ship them so hard it hurts.  Jim, you’re awesome too.

Jim Henson, David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly- The Labyrinth set

Life magazine captured the death of Jim Henson better than anyone. I admit, I cried when he died.

Life Magazine, July 1990 - Kermit Says Goodbye To Jim Henson

Jim Henson performing Kermit the Frog.