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Kevin Clash (Muppets, Sesame Street, Dark Crystal, Earth To Ned) – Under The Puppet #52

October 1, 2020 |

http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – Kevin Clash made Sesame Street’s Elmo the global phenomenon he is today. He worked with The Muppets starring as Clifford, who went on to host Muppets Tonight.  He puppeteered and voiced Master Splinter in the 1990’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles films and puppeteered Aughra in the Netflix Series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance.  His numerous other credits include Captain Kangaroo, The Great Space Coaster, Dinosaurs, HappyTime Murders and Earth to Ned.  Kevin Clash is my guest on this episode of Under The Puppet.

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DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey

Stu Kerr

Jim Henson

Jim Kroupa

Bob Keeshan

Captain Kangaroo

Cosmo Allegretti (Obituary)

Kermit Love

The Great Space Coaster

John Lovelady

Jim Martin

Labyrinth

Wrinkles In Need of Cuddles

Somebody Say Toothpaste

Heavy & Light

Richard Hunt

Dinosaurs

Muppets Tonight

Clifford

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Happytime Murders

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Music by Dan Ring
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