The Muppets Sneak Peeks: The Gang’s All Here

by Clarissa / September 16, 2015
The Muppets

The Muppets are returning to TV in a new ABC series that will be taking a behind-the-scenes look at the famous puppets.

In the pilot, titled “Pig Girls Don’t Cry”, we learn that Miss Piggy is the host of a late night talk show, Up Late with Miss Piggy, and that the rest of the muppets are working on it with her. At the same time, they’re all behind filmed for an “Office”-style show that looks at their work and personal lives. In the episode, Piggy is in incensed when she learns that Kermit booked Elizabeth Banks as a guest on her show, while Fozzie Bear meets his girlfriend’s parents. Josh Groban, Laurence Fishburne, Tom Bergeron, Jay Leno, Lea Thompson and Imagine Dragons will all guest star in the premiere.

Don’t miss the premiere of The Muppets on Tuesday, September 22 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.


Clarissa is Managing Editor at ScreenFad and former Managing Editor of TVOvermind. A lover of genre shows (like Supernatural and Arrow) and quality dramas (like The Good Wife and Homeland), Clarissa provides on set and event coverage as well as news, spoilers and reviews for all things TV and movies. Follow her at @clarissa373 or email her at clarissa @