What took them so long?
The Muppets– who made their regulars on Sesame Street since its 1969 debut finally made it to received the Hollywood star, joining the accomplished film and TV stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Finally, they received the 2,466th star joining the characters enshrined on the Walk of Fame: Big Bird, Bugs Bunny, Donald Duck, Godzilla, Mickey Mouse, the Rugrats, Shrek, the Simpsons, Snow White, Tinker Bell, Winnie-the-Pooh and Woody Woodpecker.
“We are just really happy to be on Hollywood Boulevard today, joining some of the greatest names in show biz,” Kermit the Frog, who actually already has an individual star, told the (–foul word(s) removed–)embled crowd in their induction ceremony.
“Is it time now for moi to do my medley of every song ever written from every great movie musical ever made?” Miss Piggy, ever the scene-hogger, then asked.
“We’ll see if we can get to that later in the show,” Kermit offered.
Joining Kermit and Missy Piggy for today’s induction ceremony were Fozzie, Gonzo, Animal, Pepe the King Prawn and Walter, the newest addition to the group.
The felt-tastic entertainers’ The Muppets smash-hit comeback and is now out on Blu-ray and DVD.