ATTENTION

TALK PAGES ARE NO LONGER USED

To discuss article changes, please use:

THE FORUM

If you see comments on this page, they remain for archive purposes.

NEWLY ADDED COMMENTS WILL BE REMOVED

Sesamstrasse

The article previously made this statement: "Sesamstrasse character Leonie Löwenherz starred in her very own ALF-like show." The Leonie Löwenherz page says that she had a show with human characters. It's not clear how that is specifically inspired by or references ALF. If someone can make a better case for that claim, we should add that to the article. —Scott (contact) 03:16, May 24, 2011 (UTC)

Plus the Leonie Lowenherz show thing had no direct connection to Sesamstrasse by that point (as the page notes, it was a character built by an outside puppet company), so even if true, it wouldn't qualify (sort of like we wouldn't count a reference to The Lone Ranger made by Picklepuss and Pop in a Boston show, compared to if it happened in that Play Along video). The user who added it did so because the Leonie page says she got "her own (Alf-like) show," but from the context, the resemblance seems limited to a lead puppet surrounded by humans. -- Andrew Leal (talk) 06:37, May 24, 2011 (UTC)

Jim's Feelings Towards ALF

Hey, there's a really interesting piece of information about Jim's feeling's towards Bernie Brillstein managing Paul Fusco in Bernie's autiobiography. I can add it, if you guys feel it would work on this page. Scooter 22:18, 14 August 2006 (UTC)

Hey, anything that strengthens an article's Muppet relevance is helpful. Add it in! -- Andrew Leal (talk) 22:30, 14 August 2006 (UTC)

Who performed Alf?

Does anybody know who puppetear Alf? I think he is puppeteer by Steve Whitmire. Who provided work on Rizzo the Rat, Barkely, Foo-Foo, Nelson (Indian U Call), The D train guy, Whembly Fraggle, Sprocket, Captain Breakfast, JP (Miami Mice), Ernie (1990-present), Kermit the Frog (1990-present), and so on... --User:BuddyBoy600

ALF's not a Muppet, and wasn't played by Steve Whitmire (nor were more than half those you just listed). Paul Fusco played him. -- Andrew Leal (talk) 19:24, 30 November 2008 (UTC)
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+