The Jim Henson Company Honors Founder Jim Henson’s 85th Birthday

PRESS RELEASE September 9, 2021 The Jim Henson Company Honors Founder Jim Henson’s 85th Birthday Company Offers Fun Ways to Celebrate Throughout the Month of September Hollywood, CA  (September 7, 2021) – This September, fans around the world, and across social media, will honor the 85th birthday of innovative and inspiring puppeteer, director, and producer Jim Henson (b.9/24/1936). Founded by Jim and Jane Henson in 1955, The Jim Henson Company, continuing its legacy with projects […]

The Jim Henson Company Promotes Kait Boss to Director of Children’s Television and Expands Television Team with New Director of Primetime Development, Delaney Shiokari

PRESS RELEASE August 10, 2021 The Jim Henson Company Promotes Kait Boss to Director of Children’s Television and Expands Television Team with New Director of Primetime Development, Delaney Shiokari Hollywood, CA  (August 10, 2021) – The Jim Henson Company has promoted development executive Kait Boss to Director of Children’s Television and has added Delaney Shiokari, Director of Primetime Development, to the television team. The announcement was made today by Halle Stanford, the Company’s President of […]

The Jim Henson Company Takes Poetry on the Road with New Live Action Puppet Series created by Poet, Educator, and New York Times Best-Selling Author, Kwame Alexander, and Music from Oscar-Winner Common

PRESS RELEASE July 26, 2021 The Jim Henson Company Takes Poetry on the Road with New Live Action Puppet Series created by Poet, Educator, and New York Times Best-Selling Author, Kwame Alexander, and Music from Oscar-Winner Common New Bridge Series Will Explore and Celebrate the Art of Poetry Across the Country   Hollywood, CA  (July 26, 2021) – The Jim Henson Company is developing a new live action puppet series for kids ages 4 – […]

Sam Neill and Star-Studded Ensemble Join Christoph Waltz, Patrick Gibson and Sophie Wilde in The Portable Door, A Fantasy Adventure Film from The Jim Henson Company and Story Bridge Films in partnership with Sky and Stan

PRESS RELEASE June 24, 2021 Sam Neill and Star-Studded Ensemble Join Christoph Waltz, Patrick Gibson and Sophie Wilde in ‘The Portable Door’A Fantasy Adventure Film from The Jim Henson Company and Story Bridge Films in partnership with Sky and StanARCLIGHT FILMS HANDLING INTERNATIONAL RIGHTS SKY TO RELEASE IN UK & IRELAND, GERMANY, ITALY; MADMAN AND STAN TO RELEASE IN AUSTRALIA Beverly Hills, CA (June 24, 2021) – Multi-Golden Globe nominee Sam Neill (Columbia’s Peter Rabbit, Universal’s Jurassic Park franchise) […]

Puppet Up!-Uncensored Returns! The Charlie Chaplin Soundstage is Open for Four Special Performances of the Acclaimed Henson Alternative Live Show

PRESS RELEASE June 23, 2021 PUPPET UP! – UNCENSORED RETURNS! THE JIM HENSON COMPANY’S CHARLIE CHAPLIN SOUNDSTAGE IS OPEN FOR FOUR SPECIAL PERFORMANCES OF THE ACCLAIMED HENSON ALTERNATIVE LIVE SHOW The Miskreant Puppets are Back and They Want You to Get Out of the $#&@ing House Hollywood, CA (June 23, 2021) -Henson Alternative’s Puppet Up! – Uncensored is back to celebrate summer and welcome Los Angelenos to enjoy a night of adult comedy for four performances only: Saturday, […]