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Bill Barretta

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bill Barretta has been performing with the Muppets since 1991, when he performed the body of family father Earl Sinclair on Dinosaurs. He later developed several new characters on Muppets Tonight, including Pepe the King Prawn, Johnny Fiama and Bobo the Bear. Along with having his own Muppet characters, Bill has taken over several of Jim Henson's roles, such as Dr. Teeth, Rowlf the Dog, Mahna Mahna and Swedish Chef, and briefly took over Jerry Nelson's role of Lew Zealand. In addition, Bill has produced two of the Muppets' television movies, It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie and The Muppets' Wizard of Oz. Bill also provides additional voices on Kim Possible. He is a native of Yardley, Pennsylvania. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bill Barretta, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .


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Born:
In Yardley, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
21
First Appeared:
In the movie Muppet Treasure Island 1996-02-16
Latest Project:
Movie The Happytime Murders 2018-08-22
Known For
Poster of The Animal Show
Poster of Telling Stories with Tomie dePaola
Poster of Studio DC: Almost Live
Poster of Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time
Filmography
Movie The Happytime Murders Phil Phillips 2018-08-22
Series Telling Stories with Tomie dePaola Unknown 2017
Series Jim Henson's Animal Show Unknown 2017
Series The Animal Show 2017
Movie Muppets Most Wanted Pepe the King Prawn / Rowlf the Dog / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Bobo the Bear / Big Mean Carl / Baby Boss / Carlo Flamingo / Leprechaun Security Guard (voice) 2014-03-20
Movie The Muppets Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Pepe The Prawn / Bobo / Foozie Bear / Whatnot Farmer / Muppet Gary (voice) 2011-11-22
Movie Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Himself 2011-10-21
Series Studio DC: Almost Live 2008-08-03
Movie A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa Pepe the Prawn / Swedish Chef / Rowlf / Dr. Teeth / Bobo the Bear / Husband Pigeon (voice) 2008-12-17
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time Louie (voice) 2006-08-22
Movie The Muppets' Wizard of Oz Pepe / Dr. Teeth/ ohnny Fiama / Bobo / Lew Zealand / Swedish Chef / Bubba (voice) 2005-05-20
Movie It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie Pepe the King Prawn / Bobo the Bear / Johnny Fiama / Swedish Chef / Lew Zealand / Howard Tubman / Rowlf the Dog / Elvises (voice) 2002-11-29
Movie I Love Muppets Pepe the King Prawn 2002-03-31
Series Kim Possible Unknown 2002-06-07
Movie Kermit's Swamp Years Croaker / Horace D' Fly / Roy the Frog / Turtle #2 (voice) 2002-09-03
Series Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story Thunderdell 2001-12-02
Movie Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story Thunderdell 2001-12-02
Movie The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Additional Muppet Performer (voice) 1999-10-01
Movie Muppets from Space Pepe the Prawn 1999-07-14
Movie Muppet Treasure Island Clueless Morgan / Swedish Chef / Blind Pew (hands) / Pirate / Pig / Skulls (voice) 1996-02-16
Series Muppets Tonight 1996-03-08