The Jim Henson Company retains the Creature Shop as well as the rest of its film and television library, including Fraggle Rock, Farscape, The Dark Crystal, and Labyrinth. Brian Jay Jones published Jim Henson: The Biography on September 24, 2013, Henson's 77th birthday.
History 1958 to 1990. Jim and Jane Henson officially founded Muppets, Inc. on November 20, 1958, three years after Sam and Friends debuted on WRC-TV in Washington, D.C. Aside from Sam and Friends, the majority of its work until 1969 was in advertising; appearances on late-night talk shows; and short “meeting films” primarily for enterprise use, produced from 1965 to 1996.
En 1989 creó The Jim Henson Hour (La hora de Jim Henson), un espacio que mostraba las diversas creaciones de títeres de The Jim Henson Company, incluidos los personajes Muppet. El programa emitido por la cadena NBC , solo tuvo 12 episodios, los cuales solo se emitieron 9 en ese momento para luego ser cancelado.
Christopher Finch, Charles S. Finch, Jim Henson: Jim Henson. The Works. The Art, the Magic, the Imagination. Random House, New York NY 1993, ISBN 0-679-41203-4. Victoria Grace Weisel, Leslee Asch u. a.: Muppets, Monster & Magie. Die Welt von Jim Henson. Deutsches Filmmuseum, Frankfurt am Main und New York, 1987, ISBN 3-88799-021-8. OT: The Art ...
Jan 22, 2021 · The Jim Henson Hour is a short lived variety show created by The Jim Henson Company And Muppet creator and performer Jim Henson. It was first aired on NBC. And it lasted only one season. The show was cancelled shortly after Henson's unfortunate passing on May 16, 1990. The show was later reran on Disney Channel in the early 90's.