Thursday, January 10, 2008
"No, those are my nipples."--Gonzo
"The Muppets' Wizard of Oz" (2005, dir.Kirk Thatcher).
* Ashanti - Dorothy Gale
* Kermit the Frog (Steve Whitmire puppetteer) - The Scarecrow
* The Great Gonzo (Dave Goelz puppetteer) - The Tin Thing
* Fozzie Bear (Eric Jacobson puppetteer) - The Cowardly Lion
* Miss Piggy - The Wicked Witch of the West
* Miss Piggy - Tattypoo, The Good Witch of the North
* Miss Piggy - Glinda, The Good Witch of the South
* Miss Piggy - The Wicked Witch of the East
* Pepe the Prawn (Bill Barretta puppetteer) - Toto
* Rizzo the Rat (Steve Whitmire puppetteer) - Munchkin
* Queen Latifah - Aunt Em
* David Alan Grier - Uncle Henry
* Jeffrey Tambor - The Wizard
* Quentin Tarantino - Himself
* C. Ernst Harth - Earl
* Supporting Muppet Cast includes: Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Beaker, Sam the Eagle, Scooter, Statler, Waldorf, the Swedish Chef, Sweetums, Crazy Harry, Clifford, Foo Foo, Camilla, Johnny Fiama, Sal Manilla, and the Muppet Penguins.
Guest director Quentin Tarantino:
Tarantino's Muppet projects:
"Pulp Fiction", starring the Swedish Chef and Rolf as Jules and Vincent, respectively.