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The Barbarian and the Troll with Drew Massey, Peggy Etra & Nicolette Santino – Under The Puppet #56

November 1, 2021 |

http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – The Barbarian and the Troll is a comedic puppet television series that began airing on Nickelodeon in April of 2021. Set in the the fantasy realm of Gothmoria, The Barbarian and the Troll tells the story of Brendar the Barbarian and Evan the Troll with an all puppet cast. I talk to the show’s co-creator Drew Massey and series puppeteers Peggy Etra and Nicollette Santino about the development and production of The Barbarian and the Troll on this episode of Under The Puppet.

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CONNECT WITH DREW MASSEY:
IMDB – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0557297/
INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/orangehatmassey

CONNECT WITH PEGGY ETRA:
WEBSITE – https://www.facebook.com/PeggyEtraEntertainment/
IMDB – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0540768/
INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/peggerpoo2

CONNECT WITH NICOLETTE SANTINO:
IMDB – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5201200/
INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/nicolette.santino

DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:

The Barbarian and the Troll – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Barbarian_and_the_Troll

Mike Mitchell – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Mitchell_(director)

Krull – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krull_(film)

Dragonslayer – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dragonslayer_(1981_film)

Dark Crystal – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dark_Crystal

Nickelodeon – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nickelodeon

Sid and Marty Krofft – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sid_and_Marty_Krofft

Scott Johnson – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0426192/

Alex “Jurgen” Ferguson – https://muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Alex_%22Jurgen%22_Ferguson

Russ Walko – http://puppetgarage.com/index.html

Carol Binion – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0083007/

Rachel Burson – https://www.instagram.com/rachelmadestudio

Gabriella Padilla – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0083007/

Christine Papalexis – https://saturdaymorningmedia.com/2018/05/utp-16/

Gordon Smuder – https://saturdaymorningmedia.com/2019/10/utp-33/

Colleen Smith – https://saturdaymorningmedia.com/2021/09/utp-63/

Earth to Ned – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth_to_Ned

Michael Oosterom – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0649003/

James Murray – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0615015

Allan Trautman – https://saturdaymorningmedia.com/2017/09/utp-007/

Sarah Sarang Oh – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5344942/

Jeny Cassady – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1674431/

Paramount Plus – https://www.paramountplus.com

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Art by Parker Jacobs
Music by Dan Ring
Edited by Stephen Staver

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