Date of Birth:
24 September 1936
Jim Henson played in 5 and created 2 movies in the Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Music, Fantasy, Animation, Music, Documentary, Biography, Drama, Short genres.
Jim Henson got succeed with average imdb rating 11.4.
Jim Henson never thought that he would make a name of himself in puppetry; it was merely a way of getting himself on television. The vehicle that achieved it was _"Sam and Friends" (1955)_ (qv), a late-night puppet show that was on after the 11:00 news in Washington DC. It proved to be very popular and inspired Jim to continue using puppets for his work. He made many commercials, developing the signature humor that Henson Productions is known for. A key reason for the success of his puppets is t... Read more