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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:
46
First Appeared:
In the movie Bert & Ernie's Word Play
Latest Project:
Movie Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker 2019-12-18
Known For
Filmography
Movie Bert & Ernie's Word Play Himself (archive footage) 2021
Movie Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Yoda (voice) 2019-12-18
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 Inside Out Subconscious Guard Dave (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie The Great Gilly Hopkins Cookie Monster (voice) 2015-10-05
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Yoda (archive sound) (uncredited) 2015-12-15
Movie Monsters University Fungus (voice) 2013-06-20
Movie Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Himself 2011-10-21
Movie Jim Henson: His Sesame Street Story 2009-12-12
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time Grover (voice) 2006-08-22
Movie Zathura: A Space Adventure Robot (voice) 2005-11-06
Movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Yoda (voice) 2005-05-17
Movie The Story of Star Wars Yoda (archive footage) 2004-08-18
Movie Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy Himself 2004-09-12
Movie When Star Wars Ruled the World Himself 2004-09-18
Movie Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Yoda (voice) 2002-05-15
Movie From Puppets to Pixels: Digital Characters in 'Episode II' Himself/Yoda 2002-11-12
Movie Monsters, Inc. Jeff Fungus (voice) 2001-11-01
Movie The Beginning : Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Muppets from Space Miss Piggy 1999-07-14
Movie Sesame Street: CinderElmo Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-01-01
Movie Elmopalooza Grover, Cookie Monster, Bert 1998-02-20
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Cookie Monster 1997-09-03
Movie Sesame Street: Do the Alphabet Cookie Monster / Green (voice) (archive footage) 1996-02-06
Movie Sesame Street: 25 Wonderful Years: A Musical Celebration! 1993-10-29
Movie Innocent Blood Pathologist 1992-09-25
Movie The Muppet Christmas Carol Miss Piggy as Emily Cratchit / Fozzie Bear as Fozziewig / Sam the Eagle / Animal / George the Janitor 1992-12-10
Movie Home Alone 2: Lost in New York 1992-11-19
Movie Sesame Street: Put Down the Duckie: An All-Star Musical Special Muppet Performer 1988-10-05
Movie Sesame Street, Special Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1988-03-05
Movie Labyrinth The Wiseman 1986-06-27
Movie Muppet Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story Miss Piggy 1985-01-01
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 Return of the Jedi Yoda (voice) 1983-05-23
Movie Classic Creatures: Return of the Jedi Himself 1983-11-21
Movie Trading Places Corrupt Cop 1983-06-07
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1983-11-16
Movie The Dark Crystal Aughra, A Keeper Of Secrets / Chamberlain 1982-12-17
Movie Return of the Ewok Yoda (voice) 1982-01-01
Movie The Empire Strikes Back Yoda (Voice) 1980-05-20
Movie SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 1980-09-22
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 Out to Lunch Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1974-12-10
Movie The Great Santa Claus Switch Thig / Skippity / Hoppity / Boppity / Snerf (voice) 1970-12-05