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Brian Henson

Producer | Actor | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) | Labyrinth (1986) | Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 14 nominations More »
AKA 
Brian Hinson
BORN 
Nov 3, 1963 (age 54)

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Projects in Development (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (44 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Word PartyWord Party (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 4
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  • Primary photo for Dinosaur TrainDinosaur Train (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 37 episodes, 2009–2016 )  Less 2009–2016 37
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  • Primary photo for Sid the Science KidSid the Science Kid (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 67 episodes, 2008–2015 ) , Director ( 38 episodes, 2008–2015 )  Less 2008–2015 69
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  • Primary photo for Jim Henson's Creature Shop ChallengeJim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 8 episodes, 2014 ) , Himself - Lead Judge ( 6 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 8
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  • Primary photo for That Puppet Game ShowThat Puppet Game Show (TV Series) Dr. Strabismus / The Amazing Ian / Mouse Janitor ( 8 episodes, 2013–2014 ) , Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013–2014 8
    • Boss' Son (Jan 5, 2014) Dr. Strabismus / The Amazing Ian (voice)  Less
    • Superstition (Dec 29, 2013) Dr. Strabismus / The Amazing Ian (voice)  Less
    • Staying Alive (Sep 14, 2013) Dr. Strabismus / The Amazing Ian (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for No, You Shut Up!No, You Shut Up! (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for Neil's Puppet DreamsNeil's Puppet Dreams (TV Series) Jumper ( 7 episodes, 2012–2013 ) , Executive Producer ( 7 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013 7
    • Bollywood (Jan 22, 2013) Actor, Executive Producer  Less
    • Alien Abduction (Jan 15, 2013) Actor, Executive Producer  Less
    • Dream Bump (Jan 8, 2013) Actor (credit only), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Simian Undercover Detective SquadSimian Undercover Detective Squad (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 5 episodes, 2011–2012 )  Less 2011–2012 5
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  • Primary photo for A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas!A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee, Special Thanks  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for PajanimalsPajanimals (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 11 episodes, 2010–2011 )  Less 2010–2011 11
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  • Primary photo for The Witches of OzThe Witches of Oz (TV Mini-series) Special Thanks ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for The Nostalgia CriticThe Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) Performer ("Shiver My Timbers") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Top 11 Villain Songs (Feb 23, 2010) Performer ("Shiver My Timbers") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for FrancesFrances (TV Mini-series) Director ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for The SkrumpsThe Skrumps (TV Mini-series) Director ( 9 episodes, 2007 ) , Executive Producer ( 9 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 9
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  • Primary photo for TinseltownTinseltown (TV Movie) Samson, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Puppet Up! UncensoredPuppet Up! Uncensored (TV Movie) Various, Executive Producer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen KingNightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King (TV Mini-series) Director ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Late Night Buffet with Augie and DelLate Night Buffet with Augie and Del (TV Movie) Augie Pfiffle (voice), Executive Producer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Muppets' Wizard of OzThe Muppets' Wizard of Oz (TV Movie) Sal Manilla (voice), Executive Producer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Farscape: The Peacekeeper WarsFarscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 2004 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Oct 18, 2004) Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Oct 17, 2004) Director, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for FarscapeFarscape (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 74 episodes, 1999–2003 ) , Dr. Edmund Johnston ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999–2003 75
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  • Primary photo for It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas MovieIt's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (TV Movie) Scooter / Sal Manilla / Janice / Muppet Performer (voice), Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real StoryJack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (TV Mini-series) Galaga ( 2 episodes, 2001 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 2001 ) , Writer (story) ( 2 episodes, 2001 ) , Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 2001 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 2
    • Episode #1.2 (2001) Galaga (voice), Director, Executive Producer, Writer (story), Writer (teleplay)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (2001) Galaga (voice), Director, Executive Producer, Writer (story), Writer (teleplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for PoisonPoison (TV Movie) Driver  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Bear in the Big Blue HouseBear in the Big Blue House (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 4 episodes, 1997–1999 )  Less 1997–1999 4
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  • Primary photo for Mopatop's ShopMopatop's Shop (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 4 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 4
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  • Primary photo for B.R.A.T.S. of the Lost NebulaB.R.A.T.S. of the Lost Nebula (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1998– 
  • Primary photo for The Wubbulous World of Dr. SeussThe Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 4 episodes, 1996–1998 )  Less 1996–1998 4
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  • Primary photo for Muppets TonightMuppets Tonight (TV Series) Sal Manilla / Nigel / Dr. Phil van Neuter / Thor / Seymour / Sal Minella / One of the Elvises / Sid Knishes / Nigel the director / Nigel the Director ( 22 episodes, 1996–1998 ) , Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 1996–1998 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1997 ) , Performer ("High Hopes") ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1996–1998 22
    • Johnny Fiama Leaves Home (Feb 8, 1998) Sal Manilla / Nigel / Dr. Phil van Neuter (voice), Executive Producer  Less
    • Andie MacDowell (Jan 4, 1998) Sal Manilla / Nigel (voice), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Gary Cahuenga Episode (Dec 28, 1997) Nigel / Thor / Seymour / Sal Minella (voice), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Animal ShowAnimal Show (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 7 episodes )  Less 1994–1997 7
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  • Primary photo for Aliens in the FamilyAliens in the Family (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for Gulliver's TravelsGulliver's Travels (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 2
  • Primary photo for Dog CityDog City (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 19 episodes, 1992–1995 )  Less 1992–1995 19
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  • Primary photo for DinosaursDinosaurs (TV Series) Grandma Ethyl Phillips / Arthur Rizzic / Baby Sinclair / Aubrey Molehill / Additional Dinosaur Performer ( 19 episodes, 1991–1993 ) , Co-Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 1991 ) , Director ( 3 episodes, 1992–1994 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1991–1994 23
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  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of ToysThe Secret Life of Toys (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 13
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  • Primary photo for CityKidsCityKids (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 1993–1994 )  Less 1993–1994 13
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  • Primary photo for The Jim Henson HourThe Jim Henson Hour (TV Series) Storyteller's Dog / Dog / Dog the Dinosaur / Ultragorgon / Devil ( 8 episodes, 1989–1992 )  Less 1989–1992 8
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  • Primary photo for The Storyteller: Greek MythsThe Storyteller: Greek Myths (TV Mini-series) The Dog ( 4 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 4
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  • Primary photo for Mother Goose StoriesMother Goose Stories (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Living with DinosaursLiving with Dinosaurs (TV Movie) Dog (voice)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The StorytellerThe Storyteller (TV Series) Storyteller's Dog / Griffin / Devil ( 9 episodes, 1987–1988 )  Less 1987–1988 9
    • The True Bride (Jul 23, 1989) Storyteller's Dog (voice)  Less
    • The Heartless Giant (Apr 14, 1989) Storyteller's Dog (voice)  Less
    • Sapsorrow (Jul 30, 1989) Storyteller's Dog (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Boy with Nine Quarters / Boy with Eight Ping-Pong Balls / Boy with Seven Nickels / Boy with Three Peas / Boy / Body Parts vs. Heavy Equipment Boy ( 10 episodes, 1969–1988 )  Less 1969–1988 10
    • Episode #19.56 (Feb 1, 1988) Boy with Nine Quarters  Less
    • Episode #19.52 (Jan 26, 1988) Boy with Eight Ping-Pong Balls  Less
    • Episode #18.8 (Nov 26, 1986) Boy with Nine Quarters  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Christmas ToyThe Christmas Toy (TV Movie) Cruiser (voice), Performer ("Toys Love to Play")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Fraggle RockFraggle Rock (TV Series) Muppet Special Effects ( 6 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 6
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Self (33 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Muppets 201: Rarities from the Henson VaultMuppets 201: Rarities from the Henson Vault Boy With Three Peas (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Muppets TonightMuppets Tonight (TV Series) Seymour / Nigel / Sal Minella / One of the Elvises ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
    • The Best of Muppets Tonight! (Dec 21, 1997) Seymour / Nigel / Sal Minella / One of the Elvises (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Muppets Celebrate Jim HensonThe Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (TV Movie) The Storyteller's Dog (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic RevueThe Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue (Video) Jack Pumpkinhead (archive footage)  Less 1985
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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