Tina Fey to Star in ‘The Muppets’ Sequel; Working Title Revealed

Tina Fey

The cast for the new 'Muppets' film just keeps getting better and better. Back in December we learned that both Ricky Gervais and Ty Burell were both set to star as two of the three leads in the film, with Gervais being the main character, and Burell playing a "lazy Interpol agent", but with nothing else known about either character at this time. Now we've learned who the final of the three characters in the film will be, and it'll be no other than Tina Fey, of 'Saturday Night Live' and '30 … [Read more...]


Ty Burrell Set to Star in ‘The Muppets’ Sequel

Ty Burrell

It looks like 'The Muppets' sequel has finally found its star to takeover for Jason Segal in the new film. Segal isn't set to reprise his role as Gary in the sequel to the 2011 film, but Walt Disney Studios has found another great comedic actor to take his place. Ty Burrell, who many will recognize as Phil from ABC's hit comedy 'Modern Family', is set to star in the film as an Interpol Inspector in the film, but at the time we don't know the characters name. In fact, very little is known about … [Read more...]


The Muppets coming to Bluray and DVD March 20th 2012

Disney has announced The Muppets starring Jason Segel and Amy Adams coming to Blu-ray and DVD on March 20!The combo edition of The Muppets includes the film on Blu-ray and DVD. The Wocka Wocka value pack adds on top of the combo edition a digital copy and the film's soundtrack available via download.Both versions of The Muppets on Blu-ray will feature the following fun and informative bonus features:BD Exclusive: The Longest Blooper Reel Ever Made (In Muppet … [Read more...]


Jason Segel Will Not Return For ‘The Muppets’ Sequel

Yesterday we ran a story that Jason Segel wouldn't be returning to write the sequel to 'The Muppets'. At the time, it was unclear if that meant Segel would be coming back to star in the film or not. Unfortunately, it looks like the man who brought the Muppets back to the big screen won't be returning in any capacity. Hit the jump for more. … [Read more...]


‘The Muppets’ Sequel Moves Forward; Jason Segel Not Returning to Write

Fans of the Muppets can breathe a sigh of a relief to know that Disney is pushing forward with a sequel to last years 'The Muppets'. While the movie didn't break box office records, the movie was highly praised by critics and fans alike, and it was great to see these characters back on screen again. Unfortunately though, it looks as if the sequel is moving forward without Jason Segel on writing duties. … [Read more...]


The Muppets coming to Bluray and DVD March 20th 2012

muppetsbluray2

Disney has announced The Muppets starring Jason Segel and Amy Adams coming to Blu-ray and DVD on March 20!The combo edition of The Muppets includes the film on Blu-ray and DVD. The Wocka Wocka value pack adds on top of the combo edition a digital copy and the film's soundtrack available via download.Both versions of The Muppets on Blu-ray will feature the following fun and informative bonus features:BD Exclusive: The Longest Blooper Reel Ever Made (In Muppet … [Read more...]


Disney Moves Up Muppets Movie for Thanksgiving Release

This article comes to us from the Hollywood Reporter.Disney on Wednesday moved next year’s scheduled theatrical release of The Muppets Movie from Christmas to Thanksgiving.Now set for Wednesday, Nov. 23 instead of a previous Sunday, Dec. 25 slot, Muppets will be Disney’s latest candidate to dominate the prime Turkey Day play period. The Burbank studio has done that will regular consistency, most recently with Nov. 22 opener Tangled, a $69 million grosser through the five-day … [Read more...]


First Look: The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made

We have a Muppets News Flash! The first official image from next year’s ‘The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made’ has been released.Here is the official word about the movie.The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made’ is about Gary (Segel), Mary (Amy Adams), and Walter (a man, his girlfriend, and the man’s life-long nondescript, brown puppet best friend) getting the old Muppet gang – now retired entertainers known for the same Muppet show we know them from – together to save the TV studio that … [Read more...]