The Jim Henson Company Taps Seasoned Animation Producer Sidney Clifton as Senior Vice President, Animation and Mixed-Media

PRESS RELEASE December 17, 2020 THE JIM HENSON COMPANY TAPS SEASONED ANIMATION PRODUCER SIDNEY CLIFTON AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, ANIMATON AND MIXED-MEDIA HOLLYWOOD, CA (DECEMBER 17, 2020) – Sidney Clifton is joining The Jim Henson Company as Senior Vice President, Animation and Mixed Media, overseeing the development and production of the Company’s animated and live-action television content, including hybrid projects and formats that use the Company’s proprietary Henson Digital Puppetry Studio. Clifton will step into the […]

King Features and The Jim Henson Company Partner to Produce Animated Series Based on Popular Syndicated Comic Strip HÄGAR THE HORRIBLE

PRESS RELEASE November 10, 2020 KING FEATURES AND THE JIM HENSON COMPANY PARTNER TO PRODUCE ANIMATED SERIES BASED ON POPULAR SYNDICATED COMIC STRIP HÄGAR THE HORRIBLE NEW YORK, November 10, 2020 – King Features, a unit of Hearst and home to some of the world’s most beloved entertainment characters and comic strips including Popeye, Olive Oyl, Cuphead, Zits, Mutts and Blondie, and The Jim Henson Company, a world renowned leader in family entertainment known as the creators of the Muppets and producers of […]

Kait Boss Joins The Jim Henson Company as Manager of Children’s Television

PRESS RELEASE September 2, 2020 KAIT BOSS JOINS THE JIM HENSON COMPANY AS MANAGER OF CHILDREN’S TELEVISION HOLLYWOOD, CA (September 2, 2020) – The Jim Henson Company announced today that Kait Boss has joined as Manager of Children’s Television. In her role, Boss will source and oversee the development of projects for both live-action and animation television productions. The announcement was made by Halle Stanford, President of Television, to whom Boss will directly report. “Kait has […]

The Jim Henson Company and Felix & Paul Studios Developing Groundbreaking Augmented Reality Experience “The Storyteller: The Seven Ravens”

PRESS RELEASE August 17, 2020 THE JIM HENSON COMPANY AND FELIX & PAUL STUDIOS DEVELOPING GROUNDBREAKING AUGMENTED REALITY EXPERIENCE “THE STORYTELLER: THE SEVEN RAVENS ” New Chapter Of Jim Henson’s Beloved Series To Debut In “AR Book” Format, Narrated By Neil Gaiman Hollywood, CA and Montreal, Canada – August 17, 2020 – The Jim Henson Company, renowned leader in family entertainment, and Felix & Paul Studios, leaders in immersive storytelling, today announced a new project in […]