A Muppet caricature was built of The Muppet Movie director Jim Frawley in 1978. It was a token from Jim Henson, to express how pleased he was with Frawley's direction.[1] The puppet was also used during the crowd sequence during the "Rainbow Connection" finale.


  1. Scott, Vernon. "Kermit the frog marks movie debut... Watch out, Newman!" Newport (R.I.) Daily News. November 4, 1978