He represented Carol Burnett, Rita Moreno, Dolly Parton and Donny and Marie Osmond
Hurd will receive the Stan Lee Lifetime Achievement Award from Lee himself
"I am announcing that I will be leaving at the end of the year when my contract expires"
Kermit? Miss Piggy? Fozzie Bear?
The man who played ogre Sweetums for more than 25 years had a heart attack on Friday
He was instrumental in Disney's expansion and pioneered barter deals for TV syndication
The Disney movie will star Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner
Sesame Street will make full episodes available on its paid channels, while the Ultimate Fighting Championships will make full fights available
Jane Henson became Jim Henson's business partner when they began producing the puppet program "Same and Friends" for an NBC affiliate in Washington, D.C.
Fast food chain's opposition to gay marriage prompts the Muppets creator to stop dealings and donate to GLAAD
Guillermo del Toro will direct his first animated feature, a retelling of "Pinocchio," for Jim Henson Co.
"Late Night Liars" will center on celebrity puppets
Jim Henson biopic, Sorkin's "Social Network" top ranking of scripts Hollywood likes best