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Frank Oz

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Frank Oz (born Richard Frank Oznowicz; May 25, 1944) is a British-born American film director, actor, voice actor and puppeteer who is known for creating and performing the characters Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear in The Muppet Show and for directing films, including the 1986 Little Shop Of Horrors remake and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. He is also the operator and voice of Yoda in the Star Wars series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Frank Oz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .


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Born:
May 25, 1944 In Hereford, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
67
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi 2017-12-13
Known For
Poster of Rome
Poster of LazyTown
Poster of Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Poster of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Filmography
Series Sesame Unpaved 2017
Movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi Yoda (voice) 2017-12-13
Series Out to Lunch Unknown 2016
Movie Inside Out Subconscious Guard Dave (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie Inside Out Subconscious Guard Dave 2015-06-19
Movie I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story 2015-05-06
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Yoda (voice) 2015-12-15
Movie In Their Own Words: Jim Henson 2015-09-15
Movie Jim Henson: Behind the Seams 2014-06-21
Movie Monsters University Fungus (voice) 2013-06-20
Movie Star Tours: The Adventures Continue Yoda 2011-05-20
Movie Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Himself 2011-10-21
Series Black Widow Cookie Monster / Bert / Grover (voice) 2010-09-12
Movie Jim Henson's Tales From Muppetland 2009-07-28
Movie Reflections of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 2007-08-01
Movie Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story 2007-12-21
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time Grover (voice) 2006-08-22
Movie Zathura: A Space Adventure Robot ( voice ) 2005-11-06
Series Rome Yoda (Voice) 2005-08-28
Series Amar es para siempre Himself 2005-09-26
Movie Born to Fight 2004-08-05
Series LazyTown Yoda (Voice) 2004-08-16
Movie Jim Henson: Commercials and Experiments 2004-11-20
Movie Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy Himself 2004-09-12
Movie Muppet History 101 2004-11-21
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Monsters, Inc. Fungus (voice) 2001-11-01
Movie Nurse Betty 2000-09-08
Movie Sesame Street: CinderElmo Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-01-01
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Yoda (voice) 1999-05-19
Movie Muppets from Space Miss Piggy 1999-07-14
Movie The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-10-01
Movie Elmopalooza Grover, Cookie Monster, Bert 1998-02-20
Series Jonathan Creek Yoda (Voice) 1997-05-09
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Cookie Monster 1997-09-03
Movie Muppet Treasure Island Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Sam the Eagle / Animal (voice) 1996-02-16
Series Night Stand with Dick Dietrick Miss Piggy / Fozzie / Animal / Bert / Cookie Monster / Ocean Breeze Soap Board Member / Sam the Eagle (voice) 1995-09-16
Movie Innocent Blood Pathologist 1992-09-25
Movie Muppet*vision 3-D Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Sam the Eagle (voice) 1991-05-16
Movie Sesame Street: Sing Yourself Silly! 1990-01-01
Movie The Muppets at Walt Disney World Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Animal 1990-05-06
Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Yoda (voice) 1990-09-10
Movie A Muppet Family Christmas Various Characters 1987-12-16
Series Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters 1985-09-14
Movie Spies Like Us Test Monitor 1985-12-06
Movie Henson's Place: The Man Behind the Muppets Frank Oz 1984-01-01
Movie The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 1983-01-09
Movie Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets Various Muppets 1983-05-12
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1983-11-16
Movie Trading Places Corrupt Cop 1983-06-07
Movie The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show Miss Piggy 1982-09-17
Movie The Dark Crystal Aughra, A Keeper Of Secrets / Chamberlain 1982-12-17
Movie The Great Muppet Caper Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal 1981-06-26
Movie An American Werewolf in London Mr. Collins / Miss Piggy 1981-08-21
Movie The Blues Brothers Corrections Officer 1980-06-17
Movie SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 1980-09-22
Movie The Muppets Go Hollywood Various Muppets 1979-05-16
Movie The Muppet Movie Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Animal / Sam the Eagle / Doc Hopper's Men / Marvin Suggs (uncredited) / Swedish Chef (hands) (uncredited) / Motorcycle Guy (uncredited) (voice) 1979-05-31
Series The Muppet Show Fozzie Bear 1976-09-18
Movie The Muppet Musicians of Bremen Rat 1972-01-01
Movie Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince Gawain 1971-05-12
Movie The Muppets on Puppets Himself 1970-01-05
Movie The Great Santa Claus Switch Thig / Skippity / Hoppity / Boppity / Snerf (voice) 1970-12-05
Movie Fail-Safe Bert 1964-10-07
Movie Shinobi no Mono Unknown 1962-12-01
Series Passport to Danger Himself, various voices 1954-04-01
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18