Steve Whitmire1959 Age: 60 years old
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Steven Whitmire (born September 24, 1958) is an American puppeteer who works with The Jim Henson Company and Sesame Workshop. He has been the performer of two signature Muppets - Kermit the Frog and Sesame Street's Ernie - since the death of their creator, Jim Henson, in 1990. Characters original to Whitmire include Rizzo the Rat, Lips (the trumpet player from Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem), Foo-Foo (Miss Piggy's beloved dog), Fraggle Rock's Wembley Fraggle, and Bean Bunny. Following the death of puppeteer Richard Hunt and Jerry Nelson's departure, Whitmire took over the roles of Beaker and Statler. He also voiced Link Hogthrob in the Muppet Party Cruise. Description above from the Wikipedia article Steve Whitmire, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .
September 24, 1959, Atlanta, Georgia
1979 The Muppet Movie 1982 The Dark CrystalScientist 1984 The Muppets Take ManhattanRizzo the Rat / Gill - Frog / Baby Kermit / Chicken / College Student in Audience / Dog / Lew Zealand (voice) 1986 LabyrinthThe Four Guards / Firey 4 / Ambrosius (voice) 1987 A Muppet Family ChristmasTurkey / Rizzo the Rat / Wembley Fraggle / Sprocket the Dog / Lips (voice) 1992 The Muppet Christmas CarolKermit the Frog as Bob Crachit / Rizzo the Rat / Beaker / Bean Bunny / Belinda Cratchit 1996 Muppet Treasure IslandKermit the Frog / Rizzo the Rat / Beaker (voice) 1999 Muppets from SpaceKermit the Frog 1999 The Adventures of Elmo in GrouchlandErnie / Stuckweed / Football Stenchman / Ice Cream Vendor / Parrot (voice) 2002 It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas MovieKermit the Frog / Rizzo the Rat / Beaker / Elvises (voice) 2002 Kermit's Swamp YearsKermit the Frog / Jack Rabbit / Chico (voice) 2005 The Muppets' Wizard of OzKermit / Beaker / Rizzo / Statler (voice) 2007 Mr. Magorium's Wonder EmporiumKermit the Frog (voice) 2011 The MuppetsKermit / Beaker / Statler / Rizzo / Link Hogthrob / The Newsman (voice) 2014 Muppets Most WantedKermit the Frog / Foo-Foo / Statler / Beaker / Lips / Rizzo the Rat / Link Hogthrob / The Newsman (voice)Limited to the 15 most popular items