Get ready for a whole new generation of Fraggles, Doozers and Gorgs.
A movie version of the beloved 1980s live-action puppet TV series Fraggle Rock is in the works, with Joseph Gordon-Levitt set to produce and star in the film, Variety reports.
Gerard Parkes, the Dublin-born actor best known for playing the sole human character, Doc, on Jim Henson’s Fraggle Rock, died on Oct. 19 in his retirement home in Toronto, Canada. He was 90 years old.
It’s a sad day for numbers.
Jerry Nelson, the puppeteer known for playing the instructional Count von Count on Sesame Street, died Thursday of unspecified causes, according to CBC Radio-Canada. He was 78.