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Frank Oz

Frank Oz born Richard Frank Oznowicz; is a British-born American film director, actor, voice actor and puppeteer who is known for creating and performing the characters Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear in The Muppet Show and for directing films, including the 1986 Little Shop Of Horrors remake and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. He is also the operator and voice of Yoda in the Star Wars series.


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Born:
May 25, 1944 In Hereford, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
In the movie Muppet Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story
Latest Project:
Movie Knives Out 2019-11-27
Known For
Filmography
Movie Muppet Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story Miss Piggy 2020
Movie Knives Out Alan Stevens 2019-11-27
Movie The Director and The Jedi Himself 2018-03-12
Movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi Yoda (voice) 2017-12-13
Movie Muppet Guys Talking: Secrets Behind the Show the Whole World Watched Himself 2017-03-12
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Yoda (archive sound) (uncredited) 2015-12-15
Movie Inside Out Subconscious Guard Dave (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie Monsters University Fungus (voice) 2013-06-20
Movie From Puppets to Pixels: Digital Characters in 'Episode II' Himself/Yoda 2002-11-12
Movie Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Yoda (voice) 2002-05-15
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Monsters, Inc. Jeff Fungus (voice) 2001-11-01
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Yoda (voice) 1999-05-19
Movie Sesame Street: Sing Yourself Silly! 1990-01-01
Movie A Muppet Family Christmas Various Characters 1987-12-16
Movie Labyrinth The Wiseman 1986-06-27
Movie Follow That Bird Cookie Monster / Bert / Grover (voice) 1985-08-02
Movie Spies Like Us Test Monitor 1985-12-06
Movie The Muppets Take Manhattan Miss Piggy / Fozzie / Animal / Bert / Cookie Monster / Ocean Breeze Soap Board Member / Sam the Eagle (voice) 1984-06-27
Movie Henson's Place: The Man Behind the Muppets Frank Oz 1984-01-01
Movie Return of the Jedi Yoda (voice) 1983-05-23
Movie The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 1983-01-09
Movie Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets Various Muppets 1983-05-12
Movie Classic Creatures: Return of the Jedi Himself 1983-11-21
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1983-11-16
Movie Trading Places Corrupt Cop 1983-06-07
Movie Return of the Ewok Yoda (voice) 1982-01-01
Movie The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show Miss Piggy 1982-09-17
Movie The Dark Crystal Aughra, A Keeper Of Secrets / Chamberlain 1982-12-17
Movie Of Muppets & Men: The Making of the Muppet Show Himself 1981-01-01
Movie The Great Muppet Caper Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal 1981-06-26
Movie An American Werewolf in London Mr. Collins / Miss Piggy 1981-08-21
Movie The Muppets Go to the Movies Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal, Sam Eagle 1981-05-20
Movie The Empire Strikes Back Yoda (Voice) 1980-05-20
Movie SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 1980-09-22
Movie The Blues Brothers Corrections Officer 1980-06-17
Movie The Orson Welles Show Himself / Fozzie Bear / Animal 1979-01-01
Movie The Muppets Go Hollywood Various Muppets 1979-05-16
Movie The Muppet Movie Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Animal / Sam the Eagle / Doc Hopper's Men / Marvin Suggs (uncredited) / Swedish Chef (hands) (uncredited) / Motorcycle Guy (uncredited) (voice) 1979-05-31
Movie John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together Miss Piggy 1979-12-05
Movie Christmas Eve on Sesame Street Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1978-12-12
Movie Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas Chuck (voice) 1977-12-17
Series The Muppet Show Fozzie Bear 1976-09-05
Movie Out to Lunch Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1974-12-10
Movie Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince Gawain 1971-05-12
Movie The Great Santa Claus Switch Thig / Skippity / Hoppity / Boppity / Snerf (voice) 1970-12-05
Movie The Muppets on Puppets Himself 1970-01-05