Celebrate World Puppetry Day on March 21 with Favorite Company Songs from Jim Henson and an Earth to Ned DIY Activity Online from Jim Henson’s Creature Store | New
LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Sunday, March 21 is World Puppetry Day, honoring puppetry as a global art form, and nowhere on Earth is puppetry more celebrated than The Jim Henson Company, which has continued to push the boundaries of puppetry for over 60 years. This year, fans – as well as budding puppeteers and puppet builders – can celebrate World Puppet Day by creating their own puppet based on the company’s latest hit show. Land in Ned. Instructions for creating your own CLOD puppet, created by the award-winning Jim henson Creature Shop, available on the company’s social networks and online at Jim henson Family hub.
CLODS are part of Land in Ned (20 x 30 ‘), the company’s critically acclaimed new series currently airing exclusively on Disney +. Alien talk show host Ned cancels the invasion of Earth after he and his sidekick Lieutenant Cornelius fall in love with human pop culture. Broadcast from the deck of their spaceship, hidden deep underground, Ned and Cornelius interview Earth’s greatest resource… celebrities! With the help of the ship’s artificial intelligence, BETI, and destructive CLODs (Living Cloned Organisms of Destruction), Ned must keep his show a secret from his home planet or endure the wrath of his father, the Admiral of the Fleet. galactic. Guests include Rachel Bilson, Rachel bloom, Bindi and Robert Irwin, Jenny slate, Jason ritter, Ginnifer goodwin, Mayim Bailik and many more!
Puppet enthusiasts can also celebrate World Puppetry Day by broadcasting their favorites produced by The Jim Henson Company, including tracks like Muppet’s Treasure Island, and Dinosaurs on Disney +, Pajanimals and The narrator at Amazon Prime, Word Party and Sid the Science Kid on Netflix, and Fraggle Rock and Fraggle Rock: Rock On! on Apple TV +.
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The Jim Henson Company has remained a leader in family entertainment for over 60 years and is recognized as an innovator in the fields of puppetry, animatronics and digital animation. Henson’s most recent TV credits include Land in Ned for Disney +, Fraggle Rock: Rock On! for Apple TV + and the Emmy Award-winning Netflix Original series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. The company is currently in production on the upcoming series Harriet the spy and a restart of Fraggle Rock, both for Apple TV +, as well as Guillermo Del Toro Pinocchio for Netflix.
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