Eric Jacobson

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Born: 07/25/1970 in New York, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (10)

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver 2016 (Tv Show)

Puppet Performer

The Muppets 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Voice

VH1 Big in 2015 with Entertainment Weekly 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Voice

Muppets Most Wanted 2014 (Movie)

Miss Piggy/Fozzie Bear/Animal/Sam Eagle (Voice)

The Muppets 2011 (Movie)

Miss Piggy/Fozzy Bear/Animal/Sam Eagle/Marvin Suggs (Voice)

Scrubs 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Studio DC: Almost Live 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

The Puzzle Place 1994 - 1999 (TV Show)

Puppet Performer

The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (TV Show)

Actor
Physical Effects (5)

Elmo's Christmas Countdown 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Puppeteer

Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Puppeteer

The Book of Pooh 2000 - 2002 (TV Show)

Puppeteer

Elmopalooza 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Puppeteer

Milestones

2015

Played Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and Animal on ABC's "The Muppets"

2014

Performed Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear in "Muppets Most Wanted"

2000

Joined the cast of "Sesame Street," thus taking over for the legendary Frank Oz

1997

Started performing Bert on "Sesame Street"

Bonus Trivia

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Jacobson was hired by the Jim Henson Company at the age of 24 as a background puppeteer.

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In the early 2000s Jacobson took over for the legendary puppeteer Frank Oz on "Sesame Street," and has since performed Bert and Grover on the show.

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In addition to his work on "Sesame Street," Jacobson also puppeteered various Muppets, most notably Miss Piggy.

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