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The Secret Weapon of
’s New Season? An Original Score.
After a first season that borrowed music from Oscar-winning classics,
composer Emile Mosseri had gigantic shoes to fill.
The Golden Voice Behind All Those Ken Burns Documentaries
If you’ve ever been entranced by the narration of a Ken Burns doc, you have Peter Coyote to thank.
The Guys from
Muppet Guys Talking
Talk About the Muppets — and Mortality
Puppeteers Frank Oz and Dave Goelz star in a moving new documentary about the legacy of Jim Henson.
The Story Behind the Music of
The Muppet Christmas Carol
Death and redemption paved the way for a new Christmas classic.
Here’s Why ‘Duel of the Fates’ Transcends the
The theme speaks to John Williams’s genius at writing earworm tunes that feel like primal, eternal music echoing from the beginning of time.
Franchise Has Such a Dramatic Musical Past
Has scoring a film series ever been this difficult?
An Oral History of
, the Sketch Show That Never Quite Changed Comedy
“When we did impressions, they were pretty mean. Britney Spears at one point saw me, and her bodyguard very not-so-subtly pushed me about seven feet away from her.”