Frank Oz

Oz at the 38th Annual Saturn Awards 2012 Frank Oz (born Frank Richard Oznowicz; May 25, 1944) is an American puppeteer, filmmaker, and actor. He is best known for his involvement with Jim Henson and George Lucas through the Muppets, ''Sesame Street'', and ''Star Wars'', as well as his directorial work in feature films and theater.

During his adolescence, Oz worked as an apprentice puppeteer in Oakland, California. Despite his interest in journalism, Oz continued his career as a puppeteer when he was hired by Jim Henson in 1963 to work for The Jim Henson Company where he went on to perform several characters in multiple television series and specials. Oz performed the Muppet characters of Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal, and Sam Eagle on ''The Muppet Show'' (1976–1981), and Cookie Monster, Bert, and Grover on ''Sesame Street'' (1969–2013). He was hired by George Lucas and began performing the character of Yoda in the ''Star Wars'' series, beginning with ''The Empire Strikes Back'' (1980) and reprising the role in six subsequent films and various media for the next forty years, including into the Disney era.

His work as a director includes ''The Dark Crystal'' (1982), ''The Muppets Take Manhattan'' (1984), ''Little Shop of Horrors'' (1986), ''Dirty Rotten Scoundrels'' (1988), ''What About Bob?'' (1991), ''In & Out'' (1997), ''Death at a Funeral'' (2007), and an episode of the US television series ''Leverage'' (2011). Provided by Wikipedia
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  1. The dark crystal
    videorecording (DVD)
    Published 2003
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  2. The Muppet show
    Season two
    videorecording (DVD)
    Published 2007
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  3. The Muppet show
    Season three
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    Published 2008
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  4. The Muppet Show
    Season one
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    Published 2005
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  5. Muppets from space
    the Muppets take Manhattan
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    Published 2006
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  6. Death at a funeral
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    Published 2008
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  7. Bowfinger
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    Published 2000
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  8. What about Bob?
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    Published 2000
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  9. Elmo's world
    The street we live on!
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    Published 2004
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  10. Star wars
    Episode VI Return of the Jedi
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  11. In & out
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    Published 1998
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  12. Emmet Otter's jug-band Christmas
    music from the original television presentation
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    by Williams, Paul, 1940-
    Published 2018
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  13. Little shop of horrors (1986)
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    Published 2000
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  16. Little shop of horrors (1986)
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  17. Monsters Inc
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  18. Little shop of horrors
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  19. The Stepford wives
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  20. Knives out
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