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1999 Archives

With the promise of two Muppet films in theaters (Muppets From Space and Elmo in Grouchland) and the re-launch of Henson and Hallmark's Odyssey Channel, fans were anticipating a great year for the Muppets. Little did we know the highlights for Henson would be the television premiere of the smash hit Farscape and the third season of Bear in the Big Blue House.

Henson Internet Community arriving at AcmeCity
December 15, 1999

Mini-Beans come to Kellogg's cereal
December 8, 1999

Dark Crystal treasures up for auction
December 1, 1999

Sbarro restaurants release Muppet toys
November 21, 1999

Big Bird stamp debuts in the US
November 19, 1999

Celebrating the life of Kristina Donnelly
November 8, 1999

Astro Boy officially slated for 2001
October 27, 1999

European Chess Set released in US
October 21, 1999

Muppet dolls coming to theme parks nationwide
October 20, 1999

Jack and the Beanstalk begins development
October 19, 1999

Farscape action figures and trading cards coming
October 17, 1999

Kermit children's clothes coming to K-Mart
October 14, 1999

Dark Crystal Prequel under consideration
October 6, 1999

More than 16 million watched Animal Farm
October 5, 1999

CinderElmo coming in December
September 28, 1999

Kermit Channel takes a great leap
September 26, 1999

Fraggle Rock dropped from Odyssey
September 19, 1999

Elmo in Grouchland updates
Updated: September 15, 1999

Four Fish Fly Free comes to the Web
September 14, 1999

Kermit will promote the v-chip
September 10, 1999

Sesame Street debuts in Russia
September 8, 1999

Bear's ten tips to perfect potty training
August 28, 1999

Lisa Henson home after Sony setback
August 20, 1999

Henson and Disney reunite for Donna's Day
August 18, 1999

Storyteller videos announced
August 12, 1999

Animal Farm coming in October
August 11, 1999

Disney desires to work with JHC again
July 26, 1999

Farscape renewed for 22 more episodes
July 24, 1999

Learning English with Tingo the monster
July 9, 1999

Applause cancels Muppet license
July 8, 1999

World Premiere of "Muppets From Space" announced
July 5, 1999

Premiere magazine honors "The Muppet Movie"
June 16, 1999

Muppets From Space updates
Updated: June 15, 1999

Frith, Cerf, and Stiles return for "Between the Lions"
June 14, 1999

Millennium Miss Piggy doll released
June 6, 1999

US Mint appoints Kermit as spokesfrog
June 4, 1999

Kermit's "got milk?"
May 25, 1999

Creature Shop to work on new Flintstones movie
May 5, 1999

Bear begins 3rd season production
April 23, 1999

Fill your Muppet purse with Henson stationary
April 14, 1999

Muppets From Space to visit Travelodge Hotels
April 5, 1999

Odyssey's daily schedule released
March 25, 1999

First 3 Muppet movies coming to video in June
March 18, 1999

Astro Boy comes to Jim Henson Pictures
March 17, 1999

Odyssey plans for "full launch" in the fall
March 4, 1999

Elmopalooza wins a Grammy
February 24, 1999

Brats renewed for second season
February 12, 1999

Odyssey will re-launch on April 4 and general manager appointed
February 5, 1999

Fisher Price to release talking Kermit
February 4, 1999

New CTW network Noggin premieres
February 2, 1999

Muppet Central honored in Salt Lake Tribune
January 28, 1999

The magic is back!
January 25, 1999

"Bear" renewed for third season
January 24, 1999

Odyssey preview very promising
January 17, 1999

"New Odyssey" has preview on Saturday
January 16, 1999

The cast of "Bear" tours USA malls
January 5, 1999

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