Quantcast

Latest The Jim Henson Company Stories

2014-08-21 12:25:56

Company Announces an Expanded Digital Library through Partnerships with Leading Publishers NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Speakaboos, the award-winning mobile education platform that brings well-known children's stories to digital devices through interactive storybooks, today announced the launch of the Speakaboos App for iPhone and iPod touch, along with an update to its existing iPad app. Additionally, the company announced the launch of new titles from The Jim Henson...

2014-06-16 12:26:31

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joining the all-star line-up for the 34th annual broadcast of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, are platinum recording artist and songwriter Phillip Phillips and the world-famous Muppets. Phillips will perform his hit single "Raging Fire" from his sophomore album Behind The Light that debuted in the Billboard Hot 100 upon its March release. And, as a special treat for the entire family, Kermit the...

2014-04-25 20:21:04

Based on the all-new Hulu Original animated preschool series from The Jim Henson Company and DHX MEDIA HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, world-renowned family entertainment producer and distributor, announced today it has launched a new app, Doozer Creek, based on the new animated preschool series from The Jim Henson Company and DHX MEDIA, to coincide with the show's premiere on Hulu Kids. Available now from the App Store for iPad, iPhone and...

2014-03-26 08:24:46

Perfect for the kids - funky new blind design, available exclusively online at Blinds 2go, pays homage to Kermit and his friends! NOTTINGHAM, England, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the release of the latest blockbuster movie starring colourful Jim Henson creations The Muppets, we've created a brand new 'Unusual Suspects' roller blind to pay homage to Kermit and his friends. The movie, which comes out at the end of March, is called 'Most Wanted' and is sure to be a...

2014-02-28 12:26:42

Walt Disney Records' Release to Feature Vocals by Kermit the Frog, Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey, Miss Piggy, Josh Groban, Constantine, Celine Dion and More BURBANK, Calif., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Muppets are back on the big screen with the all-new caper "Muppets Most Wanted," creating the musical mayhem that's made them fan favorites for almost four decades. With songs by Bret McKenzie, who won an Oscar® for the original song "Man or Muppet" in 2011's "The Muppets," and a...

2014-02-05 12:27:31

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, a leader in family entertainment for over fifty years, has optioned the rights to author Randi Zuckerberg's debut picture book, Dot. The book was recently published by Harper Collins, and is illustrated by Joe Berger. The announcement was made today by Halle Stanford, EVP, Children's Entertainment, The Jim Henson Company and Randi Zuckerberg, CEO and Founder of Zuckerberg Media. The company plans to...

2014-01-17 20:20:45

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, in conjunction with Mills Entertainment, Gables Grove Productions and The Brad Simon Organization, announced today that the Emmy®-Award nominated series "Sid the Science Kid" which airs on PBS KIDS has been adapted as a live stage production, SID THE SCIENCE KID LIVE! The 40-city U.S. tour launches today. A complete schedule of performances with ticket information can be found at www.sidthesciencekidlive.com...

2013-10-21 23:25:36

iOS users worldwide can create music and interact with their favorite Fraggles with the new Fraggle Rock Music Maker app. New Yok, New York (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 In celebration of Fraggle Rock’s 30th Anniversary, The Jim Henson Company has organized events, contests, and the launch of limited edition merchandise. The Jim Henson Company has partnered with PlayTales, an award-winning children’s app developer, on the creation of Fraggle Rock Music Maker. The app is inspired by the...

2013-08-15 23:18:26

The celebration of the 30th anniversary of “Fraggle Rock” continues as Cupcake Digital announces an all-new interactive story adventure app based on the beloved series created by Jim Henson. New York, NY; Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 The celebration of the 30th anniversary of “Fraggle Rock” continues as Cupcake Digital announces an all-new interactive story adventure app based on the beloved series created by Jim Henson. Fraggle Rock Game Day stars the adorable,...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
Related