Date of Birth:
10 July 1934
Jerry Nelson played in 9 movies in the Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Music, Horror, Music, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Documentary, Biography, Drama genres.
Jerry Nelson got succeed with average imdb rating 6.6.
His daughter, Christine Nelson, made a cameo appearance with him in 'The Great Muppet Caper'.
Daughter Christine Nelson was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis when she was a little girl. Jim Henson may have adjusted the "ceiling" (the limit one gets before paying out of pocket) on the health insurance for his workers, to ensure her many hospital visits would be covered. He also allowed her to cameo with her father - since her dream was to be a movie star. She passed away before seeing herself on screen. The scene is the father and daughter walking through the park ("Look Dad it's a bear", "No Christine, Bear's wear hats").
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