Jim Henson

Get Lost in These Cool ‘Labyrinth’ Facts
Did you know that Labyrinth wasn’t originally conceived as a musical? Jim Henson only added songs to his fantasy film after he cast rock star David Bowie as Jareth. If you’re gonna have David Bowie playing the part, you might as well get the full Bowie. That’s just one of the an…
Brian Henson’s R-Rated Puppet Crime Movie Gets a Second Chance
For years now, the Jim Henson Company has been working on getting a very different kind of puppet movie to the big screen. Brian Henson has gotten a second chance at making The Happytime Murders, which has been in various stages of development since 2008. Described as Avenue Q meets L.A. Confidentia…
Jim Henson Company Creating New Puppets for BBC Show
The Jim Henson Company is creating a new line of puppets for an upcoming TV pilot — and apparently they’re not Muppets. In fact, we’re not exactly sure what they’re going to be yet. According to a press release issued by BBC One, the company named after the late father of…