A Definitive Guide to All the Best and Worst New Fall TV Shows

It’s mad early in the year to be thinking about fall TV, I know. But the whole point of May Upfronts—where networks preview their upcoming programs—is for advertisers and critics (and all you lowly viewers) to get a taste of the best and trashiest shows guaranteed to be on television for decades. » 5/20/15 11:50am 5/20/15 11:50am

Your Evening Cry: I Am Big Bird Will Punch You Right in the Feelings

Caroll Spinney, the 80-year-old man behind Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar, is finally getting his moment in the limelight with the documentary I Am Big Bird. The film is set to hit theaters on May 6th and what the fuck? What is happening to my face? Water. Water emerging from my eyes in an unstoppable waterfall of… » 3/12/15 7:50pm 3/12/15 7:50pm

The Swedish Chef faces Gordon Ramsay in the ultimate Muppet cook-off

In advance of The Muppets' Most Wanted, Muppets Studio has released the bite-sized webisode "Food Fight," in which the Swedish Chef pits his culinary skills against Gordon Ramsay in a reality show-inspired food truck competition. And naturally, our favorite Muppet critics are serving up their judgment with a side of… » 12/08/13 1:29pm 12/08/13 1:29pm

Mahna Mahna! Bret McKenzie Will Compose the Music for the New Muppet…

We're all bummed that Jason Segel won't be back to write and act in the next Muppet movie, but there is some good news! Flight of the Conchords' Bret ("Brit?") McKenzie will be returning to compose the film's score. McKenzie, who has long had it going on, won the 2012 Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Man or… » 11/05/12 7:10pm 11/05/12 7:10pm