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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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May 25, 1944 In Hereford, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Star Wars: Die letzten Jedi 2017-12-13
Known For
Poster of Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey
Poster of Boardwalk Empire
Poster of Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets
Poster of Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince
Movie Star Wars: Die letzten Jedi Yoda (voice) 2017-12-13
Series Sesame Unpaved 2017
Movie I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story 2015-05-06
Movie Alles steht Kopf Subconscious Guard Dave (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie Gilly Hopkins - Eine wie keine Cookie Monster (voice) 2015-10-05
Movie Star Wars: Das Erwachen der Macht Yoda (voice) 2015-12-15
Movie Die Monster Uni 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 Boardwalk Empire Corrupt Cop 2010-09-19
Series Penoza 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 - Die Dewey Cox Story 2007-12-21
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time Grover (voice) 2006-08-22
Series Amar es para siempre Himself 2005-09-26
Movie Star Wars: Episode III - Die Rache der Sith Yoda (Voice) 2005-05-17
Movie Zathura - Ein Abenteuer im Weltraum Robot (voice) 2005-11-06
Movie Empire of Dreams - Die Geschichte der Star Wars Trilogie Himself 2004-09-12
Movie Born to Fight 2004-08-05
Movie When Star Wars Ruled the World Himself 2004-09-18
Movie Seit Otar fort ist Unknown 2003-09-17
Movie Star Wars: Episode II - Angriff der Klonkrieger Yoda (Voice) 2002-05-15
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Die Monster AG Jeff Fungus (voice) 2001-11-01
Movie Nurse Betty - Gefährliche Träume Unknown 2000-09-08
Movie Sesame Street: CinderElmo Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-01-01
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - Die dunkle Bedrohung Yoda (voice) 1999-05-19
Movie Muppets aus dem All Miss Piggy 1999-07-14
Movie Die Abenteuer von Elmo im Grummelland Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-10-01
Movie Elmopalooza Grover, Cookie Monster, Bert 1998-02-20
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Cookie Monster 1997-09-03
Movie Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Special Edition Yoda (voice) 1997-03-14
Movie Sesame Street: Do the Alphabet Cookie Monster / Green (voice) (archive footage) 1996-02-06
Movie Muppets - Die Schatzinsel 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 Bloody Marie - Eine Frau mit Biss Pathologist 1993-04-28
Movie Die Muppets Weihnachtsgeschichte 1992-12-10
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 Real Sex Aughra, A Keeper Of Secrets / Chamberlain 1990-11-13
Series Der Prinz von Bel-Air Yoda (voice) 1990-09-10
Movie Die Muppets feiern Weihnachten Various Characters 1987-12-16
Movie Spione wie wir Test Monitor 1985-12-06
Movie Henson's Place: The Man Behind the Muppets Frank Oz 1984-01-01
Movie Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets Various Muppets 1983-05-12
Movie The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 1983-01-09
Movie Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Yoda 1983-05-25
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1983-11-16
Movie The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show Miss Piggy 1982-09-17
Movie Der große Muppet Krimi Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal 1981-06-26
Movie The Muppets Go to the Movies Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal, Sam Eagle 1981-05-20
Movie American Werewolf Mr. Collins / Miss Piggy 1981-08-21
Movie Das Imperium schlägt zurück Yoda (Voice) 1980-05-20
Movie Blues Brothers Corrections Officer 1980-06-17
Movie Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 1980-06-20
Movie SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 1980-09-22
Movie The Muppets Go Hollywood Various Muppets 1979-05-16
Movie John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together Miss Piggy 1979-12-05
Movie 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 Die Muppet Show Fozzie Bear 1976-09-05
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
Series Sesame Street Bert 1969-11-10
Movie Shinobi no Mono Unknown 1962-12-01
Movie Moby Dick 1956-06-27
Series Passport to Danger Himself, various voices 1954-04-01
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18