“I don’t care what you think of me, unless you think I’m awesome. In which case you are right.” —Miss Piggy
The wait is finally over, The Muppets are coming back to TV after a 20 year absence. The Muppets, which features the Disney-owned puppets from The Muppet Show and Muppets Tonight TV series, along with the movie franchises, will be airing on ABC’s primetime slot on Tuesdays. The series will be filmed like a “mockumentary” — similar to The Office or Modern Family — showcasing the puppets’ personal and romantic lives in a little more adult setting. Check out the hilarious trailer:
Research shows that the new programs with the highest ratings and consumer intent to watch are based on properties that are already established. ABC’s The Muppets (62% awareness) has the highest ratings of awareness over all fall shows. Here at elope, we have been developing product for The Muppets for years because we do think Miss Piggy is awesome! Check out our selection of great headbands and kits!