Muppets pull strings at ABC

Schneider, Michael
October 2005
Daily Variety;10/25/2005, Vol. 289 Issue 17, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that American Broadcasting Co. has ordered a script and several script outlines for "America's Next Muppet," a reality television parody in the U.S. Accounts on the acquisition of rights to the Muppet characters in 2004 by Disney; Pursuance of various ways to relaunch the popular brand as part of an overall corporate goal; Variety show of Muppets on KMUP-TV.


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