General Discussion Jim Henson: The Biography - For the Muppet Within

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Kelly Hartman, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. Kelly Hartman

    Kelly Hartman Contributor

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2013
    Messages:
    44
    Likes Received:
    4
    I'm the kind of person who likes comedy, fantasy, animation, puppetry, and of course, explosions. So in general, biographies don't excite me. But I absolutely could not pass up Jim Henson: The Biography, by Brian Jay Jones. I grew up on Jim Henson's creations. Though I was only two years old when...View the Post on the Blog
     
  2. Kelly Hartman

    Kelly Hartman Contributor

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2013
    Messages:
    44
    Likes Received:
    4
    One of the more interesting things I learned from the book was why Disney took so long to buy the Muppets, considering how talks began when Henson was alive. The answer? Taxes. Go figure.
     

Share This Page

Tac Anti Spam from Surrey Forum