|Writer||Dave Caplan, Steve Rudnick, Gregg Mettler and Nell Scovell|
|Premiere||October 26, 2015 (Citytv)|
October 27, 2015 (ABC)
"Walk the Swine" is the fifth episode of the 2015 television series The Muppets.
Miss Piggy and Reese Witherspoon have a heated rivalry but when the two volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, their feud escalates to a whole new level, causing Piggy’s reputation to be shattered. In a rare moment of humility, Piggy decides to find a way to fix her mistake. Meanwhile, Fozzie and his girlfriend Becky hit a rough patch when Fozzie starts telling jokes about her on stage, and Rizzo causes some car troubles for Scooter.
- Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, Scooter, Rizzo the Rat, Pepe the King Prawn, Bobo the Bear, Sam the Eagle, Uncle Deadly, Sweetums, Floyd Pepper, Dr. Teeth, Zoot
- Andy and Randy Pig, Angel Marie, Animal, Beauregard, Beautiful Day Monster, Behemoth, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Chip, Janice, Lips
- Story by: Dave Caplan & Steve Rudnick
- Written by: Gregg Mettler & Nell Scovell
- Directed by: Randall Einhorn
- Bill Barretta as Pepe the King Prawn, Bobo the Bear and Dr. Teeth
- Dave Goelz as Gonzo
- Eric Jacobson as Miss Piggy. Fozzie Bear and Sam the Eagle
- Peter Linz
- David Rudman as Scooter
- Matt Vogel as Floyd Pepper, Uncle Deadly and Sweetums
- Steve Whitmire as Kermit the Frog and Rizzo the Rat
Additional Muppet Performers:
- The title of the episode is a play on the idiom "Walk the Line" which refers to maintaining an intermediate position or exercising self-control. It is also the title of a popular Johnny Cash song, as well as a biopic of Cash, which starred Witherspoon.
- Miss Piggy and Scooter gave a couple of promotional interviews before the episode aired, referencing Piggy's feud with Reese Witherspoon, Kermit's relationship with Denise, as well as the future (and nature) of the show.
- This is the only episode of the series that does not feature Yolanda Rat.
- "EP#18: Eric Jacobson/'Good Eye Focus'/Not Puppets (Ryan Dillon)", Below The Frame with Matt Vogel, December 2, 2020. (01:31:08)
- ABC 7 (New York) Eyewitness News - Miss Piggy and Scooter talk about 'The Muppets' (2015-10-27)
- KTNV Channel 13 (Las Vegas) - Miss Piggy & Scooter talk about 'The Muppets' (2015-10-27)
- YouTube - Showbiz Express - Miss Piggy & Scooter of 'The Muppets' (2015-10-27)
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