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ⓘ Its A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie is a 2002 NBC Christmas television movie. It was directed by Kirk R. Thatcher and was produced by Warren Carr and Martin ..




                                     

ⓘ Its a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie

Its A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie is a 2002 NBC Christmas television movie. It was directed by Kirk R. Thatcher and was produced by Warren Carr and Martin G. Baker. Its A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie was released on November 29, 2002. The movie stars The Muppets, Whoopi Goldberg, David Arquette, Matthew Lillard, Joan Cusack, and the cast of Scrubs. It is a homage to Frank Capras 1946 movie, Its a Wonderful Life.

The movie gained positive reviews from critics and holds a 90% "Fresh" rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The movie was nominated at the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Music and Lyrics for the song "Everyone Matters".

                                     

1. Cast

  • Mel Brooks as Joe Snow voice
  • Chantal Strand as Nancy Nut-What
  • Dave "Squatch" Ward as Sally Ann Santa Claus
  • Joan Cusack as Rachel Bitterman
  • William H. Macy as Glenn
  • Whoopi Goldberg as The Boss
  • David Arquette as Daniel
  • Matthew Lillard as Luc Fromage
                                     

1.1. Cast Muppets

  • Eric Jacobson as Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal, Yoda Muppet
  • Brian Henson as Scooter, Janice, Sal Minella
  • Kevin Clash as Sam Eagle voice only
  • Allan Trautman as Joe Snow puppetry only, Eugene the Tuba Player
  • Bill Barretta as Pepe the King Prawn, Swedish Chef, Johnny Fiama, Bobo the Bear, Lew Zealand, Howard Tubman, Rowlf the Dog
  • Jerry Nelson as Robin the Frog, Pops, Floyd Pepper, Announcer, Statler
  • John Henson as Sweetums
  • Dave Goelz as The Great Gonzo, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Zoot, Waldorf
  • John Kennedy as Sam Eagle puppetry only, Dr. Teeth
  • Steve Whitmire as Kermit the Frog, Rizzo the Rat, Beaker
                                     

1.2. Cast Cameos

  • Carson Daly as Himself
  • Zach Braff as Himself/Dr. John "J.D." Dorian
  • Molly Shannon as Herself
  • Sarah Chalke as Herself/Dr. Elliot Reid
  • Bill Lawrence as Himself
  • Snoop Dogg as Himself scene deleted
  • Kelly Ripa as Herself
  • Judy Reyes as Herself/Nurse Carla Espinosa
  • Neil Flynn as Himself/Janitor
  • Robert Smigel as Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog
  • Joe Rogan as Himself
  • John C. McGinley as Himself/Dr. Perry Cox