Every now and then, a voice comes along that is so memorable, you hear it and instantly say “I know that voice!” Thurl Ravenscroft will go down in history as having one of the most unique voices in showbiz.
The First Muppet Network TV Star!
Put on your Bunsen Honeydew thinking cap for this one! Do you know which Muppet was the first to have a regular spot on a network television show? Hint – this Muppet also performed in television ads for Purina pet food. Read on to find out the origins of this fan favorite!
Walt Disney’s Disneyland – Released October 27, 1954
Always the pioneer, Walt Disney was the first movie producer to embrace the world of television. Most movie producers at the time were threatened by the invention of television. They saw it as a threat to the movie industry. Walt saw television as the way of the future, and he