Date of Birth:
28 June 1938
Jerry Juhl played in 1 movies in the Short, Comedy, Fantasy, Music genres.
Jerry Juhl got succeed with average imdb rating 8.1.
Jerry Juhl became the first full-time employee of Jim Henson Co. in 1961 after meeting Henson at a puppeteer's convention. The company coined the term "Muppet," a combination of the words marionette and puppet, and created a series of short skits parodying television news people. Juhl worked on 'Jim Henson (I)' (qv)'s first television show, _"Sam and Friends" (1955)_ (qv) as a puppeteer and later spent six years writing for _"Sesame Street" (1969)_ (qv) after its 1969 premiere. He created script... Read more