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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:
48
First Appeared:
In the movie Out to Lunch 1974-12-10
Latest Project:
Series Sesame Unpaved 2019
Known For
Filmography
Series Sesame Unpaved 2019
Movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi Yoda (voice) 2017-12-13
Movie I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story 2015-05-06
Movie Inside Out Subconscious Guard Dave (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Yoda (voice) 2015-12-15
Movie The Great Gilly Hopkins Cookie Monster (voice) 2015-10-05
Movie Monsters University Fungus (voice) 2013-06-20
Movie Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Himself 2011-10-21
Movie Jim Henson's Tales From Muppetland 2009-07-28
Movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Yoda (Voice) 2005-05-17
Movie The Story of Star Wars Yoda 2005-08-18
Movie Zathura: A Space Adventure Robot (voice) 2005-11-11
Movie Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy Himself 2004-09-12
Movie When Star Wars Ruled the World Himself 2004-09-18
Movie Muppet Music Moments 2004-11-20
Movie Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Yoda (Voice) 2002-05-15
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Monsters, Inc. Fungus (voice) 2001-11-01
Movie Muppets from Space Miss Piggy 1999-07-14
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Yoda (voice) 1999-05-19
Movie Elmopalooza Grover, Cookie Monster, Bert 1998-02-20
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 Muppets Tonight 1996-03-08
Movie Muppet Classic Theater 1994-09-27
Movie Innocent Blood Pathologist 1992-09-25
Movie Sesame Street: Sing Yourself Silly! 1990-01-01
Movie The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson Himself, various voices 1990-11-21
Series The Jim Henson Hour 1989-04-14
Movie A Muppet Family Christmas Various Characters 1987-12-16
Movie Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird Cookie Monster / Bert / Grover (voice) 1985-08-02
Movie Spies Like Us Test Monitor 1985-12-06
Movie The Muppets Take Manhattan Miss Piggy / Fozzie / Animal / Bert / Cookie Monster / Ocean Breeze Soap Board Member / Sam the Eagle (voice) 1984-07-13
Movie The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 1983-01-09
Movie Return of the Jedi Yoda (voice) 1983-05-23
Movie Trading Places Corrupt Cop 1983-06-07
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1983-11-16
Movie Return of the Ewok Yoda (voice) 1982-01-01
Movie The Dark Crystal Aughra, A Keeper Of Secrets / Chamberlain 1982-12-17
Movie An American Werewolf in London Mr. Collins / Miss Piggy 1981-08-21
Movie The Empire Strikes Back Yoda (Voice) 1980-05-20
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
Movie John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together Miss Piggy 1979-12-05
Series The Muppet Show Fozzie Bear 1976-09-18
Movie Out to Lunch Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1974-12-10