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Fran Brill

Actress | Soundtrack | Miscellaneous Crew
KNOWN FOR 
Guiding Light (1952) | Being There (1979) | What About Bob? (1991)
AWARDS 
4 wins & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Jim Henson's Muppets
BORN 
Sep 30, 1946 (age 69)

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Past Film & Video (47 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (45 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Prairie Dawn / Zoe / Mrs. Crustworthy / June Moon / Quinn Fabray Muppet / Muppet / Grouch / Vertigo / Det. Olivia Benson / Omagrossa / Sandy / Little Red Riding Hood / Roxie Marie Callahan / Big Grad Wolf / Alice / Jungle Girl / Flower 2 / Arlene Frantic / Polly Darton / Roxie Marie / Nora Nicks / Betty Lou / Small Bird / Debra Starr / Princess Geraldine / Lavender AM Girl / Lavender J Friend / Mother 'Listen to the Bells' / Vivian / Rita Rucci / Carol the Baker / Casey the Rabbit / Lifeguard / Little Bird / Ursula / Fairy Godmother (118 episodes, 1970–2015), Performer ("A Baby's Life") (1 episode, 1993), Performer ("That's the Way I Read") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 1970–2015 119
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  • Primary photo for Wallykazam!Wallykazam! (TV Series) Lightening Snail / List Text (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Dragon Hiccups (Feb 2014) Lightening Snail / List Text (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Little Children, Big ChallengesLittle Children, Big Challenges (TV Series) Prairie Dawn / Zoe / Mr. Betancourt (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Zoe (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Play with Me SesamePlay with Me Sesame (TV Series) Prairie Dawn / Zoe / Additional Muppets (29 episodes, 2002–2013)  Less 2002–2013 29
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  • Primary photo for When Families GrieveWhen Families Grieve (TV Movie) Mae  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Families Stand Together: Feeling Secure in Tough TimesFamilies Stand Together: Feeling Secure in Tough Times (TV Movie) Mae  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Guiding LightGuiding Light (TV Series) Beverly (1997)  Less 1952–2009
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Maureen Donovan / Mrs. Stark / Mrs. Leah Bartlett / Sondra More (4 episodes, 1990–2008)  Less 1990–2008 4
    • Betrayal (Mar 5, 2008) Maureen Donovan  Less
    • Carrier (Apr 1, 1998) Mrs. Stark  Less
    • Privileged (Apr 5, 1995) Mrs. Leah Bartlett  Less
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  • Primary photo for Elmo's Christmas CountdownElmo's Christmas Countdown (TV Movie) Prairie Dawn / Zoe (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Learn Along with SesameLearn Along with Sesame (TV Series) Apple / Senorita Miami Orange / Anna (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live OnSesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On (TV Movie) Zoe / Prarie Dawn  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Zoe (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Criminal IntentLaw & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) Ilene Maxwell (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • The Gift (Oct 12, 2003) Ilene Maxwell  Less
  • Primary photo for Courage the Cowardly DogCourage the Cowardly Dog (TV Series) The Stitch Sisters (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 2
  • Primary photo for CinderelmoCinderelmo (TV Movie) Zoe (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Third WatchThird Watch (TV Series) Mrs. Simpson (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Big BagBig Bag (TV Series) Nina (segment "Samuel and Nina") (29 episodes, 1996–1998)  Less 1996–1998 29
    • Parrot Patrol (Jun 30, 1998) Nina (segment "Samuel and Nina") (voice)  Less
    • Bathtub Blues (Jun 23, 1998) Nina (segment "Samuel and Nina") (voice)  Less
    • Fair Play at the Country Fair (Jun 16, 1998) Nina (segment "Samuel and Nina") (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Dog CityDog City (TV Series) Terri Springer / Colleen Barker (3 episodes, 1992–1995)  Less 1992–1995 3
  • Primary photo for CBS Schoolbreak SpecialCBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series) Mrs. DiFazio (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Sesame Street Jam: A Musical CelebrationSesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie) Prairie Dawn (voice)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for DougDoug (TV Series) Miss Elaine Perigrew (2 episodes, 1992–1993)  Less 1992–1993 2
  • Primary photo for GhostwriterGhostwriter (TV Series) Mrs. Ferguson (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Hyde in HollywoodHyde in Hollywood (TV Movie) Betty Armstrong  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Tale of Peter RabbitThe Tale of Peter Rabbit (TV Movie) Bluejay / Sparrow (voice)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Against the LawAgainst the Law (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Jim Henson HourThe Jim Henson Hour (TV Series) Betty Lou / Prairie Dawn / Countess / Little Bird / Additional Muppets / Vicki / Zondra / Louise the Upright / Merlin's Assistant / Colleen Barker / Maxine / Solid Foam Drummer / Alfonso D'Bruzzo / Lobster Debbie (10 episodes, 1989–1990)  Less 1989–1990 10
    • Sesame Street: 20 Years - And Still Counting (Apr 7, 1989) Betty Lou / Prairie Dawn / Countess / Little Bird / Additional Muppets  Less
    • Food (1990) Vicki / Zondra (voice)  Less
    • Garbage (Jul 30, 1989) Vicki (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Pink Frackle / Patina / Tomato (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
    • Cliff's Nightmare (Jan 11, 1990) Pink Frackle / Patina / Tomato (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lip ServiceLip Service (TV Movie) Debbie  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for A Year in the LifeA Year in the Life (TV Series) Katherine (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Spenser: For HireSpenser: For Hire (TV Series) Joan Cahill (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Kate & AllieKate & Allie (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for My Little PonyMy Little Pony (TV Movie) Actress (voice)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for NBC Special TreatNBC Special Treat (TV Series) Kaye (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for NurseNurse (TV Series) Jenny Simmons (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
    • Father (Apr 23, 1982) Jenny Simmons  Less
  • Primary photo for Amber WavesAmber Waves (TV Movie) Suze Winter  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Look Back in AngerLook Back in Anger (TV Movie) Helena Charles  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Pauline Enders (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) Gwen Ingersoll (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Pretty Woman / Mary Louise (2 episodes, 1976), Performer ("Maria/Tonight/I Feel Pretty (Medley)") (1 episode, 1976), Performer ("I'm In Love With A Big Blue Frog") (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 2
    • Charles Aznavour (Jan 15, 1977) Pretty Woman (voice), Performer ("Maria/Tonight/I Feel Pretty (Medley)")  Less
    • Paul Williams (Oct 23, 1976) Mary Louise (voice), Performer ("I'm In Love With A Big Blue Frog")  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Vazh / Vazh (segment 'The Land of Gorch') (4 episodes, 1975–1976)  Less 1975–1976 4
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  • Primary photo for First Ladies Diaries: Rachel JacksonFirst Ladies Diaries: Rachel Jackson (TV Movie) Rachel D. Jackson  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Muppet Show: Sex and ViolenceThe Muppet Show: Sex and Violence (TV Movie) Receptionist / Janice / Ohreally Bird / Xomfey / Leafy Green Vegetables / Miss Piggy / Dancer (voice)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for How to Survive a MarriageHow to Survive a Marriage (TV Series) Fran Bachman (1974)  Less 1974–1975
  • Primary photo for The Great Santa Claus SwitchThe Great Santa Claus Switch (TV Movie) Snerf (voice)  Less 1970
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney StoryI Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story Herself  Less 2014 $100K $13K
  • Primary photo for Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's JourneyBeing Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Herself - Puppeteer  Less 2011 $303K
  • Primary photo for Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Movie) Zoe (voice)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for InfanityInfanity (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself / Prairie Deawn / Sheep / Zoe (voice) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Muppet Meredith Viera (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for When Parents Are DeployedWhen Parents Are Deployed (TV Short) Mae  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Zoe (voice)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Showbiz TodayShowbiz Today (TV Series) Zoe / Prarie Dawn (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Elmopalooza!Elmopalooza! (TV Special) Prairie Dawn / Zoe / Penguin (voice)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (TV Special) Prairie Dawn / Zoe (voice)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Sesame Street Stays Up Late!Sesame Street Stays Up Late! (TV Special) Prairie Dawn / Zoe (voice)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Jim Henson HourThe Jim Henson Hour (TV Series) Herself / Vicki (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Muppets Celebrate Jim HensonThe Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (TV Movie) Muppet Performer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Sesame Street: 20 and Still CountingSesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (TV Special) Prairie Dawn (voice)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Reading RainbowReading Rainbow (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Plaza Sésamo: ¡A mi me gusta contar!Plaza Sésamo: ¡A mi me gusta contar! (Video) Sesame Street muppeteer (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Plaza Sésamo: Canta, canta, canta más!Plaza Sésamo: Canta, canta, canta más! (Video) Sesame Street muppeteer (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for A Sesame Street Christmas CarolA Sesame Street Christmas Carol (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Sesame Street: Computer CaperSesame Street: Computer Caper (Video) Prairy Dawn (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Small Bird (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
    • Episode #26.89 (Mar 23, 1995) Small Bird (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Herself / Muppet Performer (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
    • The World of Jim Henson (Nov 23, 1994) Herself / Muppet Performer (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for It's Not Easy Being GreenIt's Not Easy Being Green (Video) Clam / Frog (archive footage)  Less 1994 $1MM
  • Primary photo for I'm Glad I'm MeI'm Glad I'm Me (Video) Prairie Dawn (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Henson's PlaceHenson's Place (TV Movie) Muppet Performer (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show'Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show' (TV Movie) Whatnot (archive footage)  Less 1981

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