Being Elmo A Puppeteer’s Journey

Being Elmo A Puppeteer’s Journey Release Date: October 21, 2011

The Muppet Elmo is one of the most beloved characters among children across the globe.

In the documentary Being Elmo, one gets to meet the unlikely man behind the puppet – the heart and soul of Elmo – Kevin Clash.

Beloved by children of all ages around the world, Elmo is an international icon. Few people know his creator, Kevin Clash, who dreamed of working with his idol, master puppeteer Jim Henson. Displaying his creativity and talent at a young age, Kevin ultimately found a home on Sesame Street.

Narrated by Whoopi Goldberg, this documentary includes rare archival footage, interviews with Frank Oz, Rosie O’Donnell, Cheryl Henson, Joan Ganz Cooney and others and offers a behind-the-scenes look at Sesame Street and the Jim Henson Workshop.

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Starring: Hugh JackmanWhoopi GoldbergBill BarrettaJim HensonKevin ClashJoan Ganz CooneyGladys ClashFran BrillCheryl HensonArsenio Hall
Genres: Documentary
Directed By: Constance Marks
Runtime: 80 minutes
Studio: Submarine Deluxe
MPAA Rating PG