The Muppets are returning to our screens soon in a new try at a sort of “in real life” type thing entitled Muppets Now.
The last one, simply entitled The Muppets. (note the full stop), which went a sort of reality/mocumentary route, didn’t nail that Muppetational magic, so hopefully this one – more of an “improvised sitcom” – does.
It’s also set to have guests in classic The Muppet Show style, including Linda Cardellini, Aubrey Plaza, Seth Rogen, and RuPaul.
Six half-hour “muppisodes” are set to air from July 31. Here’s a bunch of our favourite fuzzy types, and new charcater Joe from legal, in a format that has become very familiar to us over recent months: