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Muppet Babies 

The Muppets, as babies, have adventures with their imaginations inside their nursery.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Greg Berg ...  Fozzie / ... 107 episodes, 1984-1991
Katie Leigh ...  Rowlf / ... 107 episodes, 1984-1991
Laurie O'Brien ...  Piggy / ... 107 episodes, 1984-1991
Russi Taylor ...  Gonzo / ... 107 episodes, 1984-1991
Frank Welker ...  Kermit / ... 107 episodes, 1984-1991
Barbara Billingsley ...  Nanny 107 episodes, 1984-1991
Dave Coulier ...  Animal / ... 81 episodes, 1986-1991
Howie Mandel ...  Animal / ... 26 episodes, 1984-1985
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Storyline

The animated adventures of Jim Henson's Muppets as babies. Baby Kermit, Piggy, Gonzo, Animal, Fozzie, Rowlf, Scooter, Skeeter (and occasionally Bunsen, Beaker, and Bean Bunny), under the care of their green striped socks-wearing Nanny, get into mischief using their imaginations. Songs highlighted the series. Written by Ondre Lombard <piero@cyberverse.com>

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TV-Y

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Official Sites:

Henson.com

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jim Henson's Muppet Babies See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (107 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo | Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In the second season, the show was expanded to 60 minutes and the title was changed to "Muppets, Babies, & Monsters". An additional segment titled "Little Muppet Monsters" featured new puppet characters and animated segments. The segment was so unpopular that it was cancelled after two episodes. The remaining half-hour was filled with reruns from the first season. The show's closing theme song was changed to an instrumental version of the "Monsters" theme song, and it remained until the end of the show's run. See more »

Quotes

Piggy: You can't fool me. You stole that move from James Bond.
Gonzo: And I stole this move from Michael Jackson.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits of each episode, Gonzo and Animal would do something that matched that episode's theme and it would end with Animal saying "Go bye bye!" See more »

Connections

Referenced in Child's Play (1988) See more »

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User Reviews

Awesome...just awesome!
22 October 2001 | by pennylane114See all my reviews

This is without a doubt one of the greatest cartoon shows ever put on TV. The '80s were chock full of great cartoons, but this one (along with The Raccoons) was the best one of all. I'm a huge fan of the Muppets, and I think I love the Muppet Babies even more than the grown-up Muppets! All the characters on this show were great. It's one of the few shows where I don't hate one of the characters. My favorites are Baby Beaker and Baby Gonzo. I love Beaker because he's actually my favorite Muppet period, and because on this show he was cute beyond belief! His 'meep meep' voice was even cuter! And I love Baby Gonzo because I can relate to him so much. I've always been bit of an outsider who likes to do her own thing.

So all in all, this cartoon is a sure-fire classic, and should be put back on TV!

My rating: 11/10


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