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Someone Out There Is Killing Puppets Trailer: The Happytime Murders!

Someone is killing the puppet cast of an ’80s children’s TV show so, a disgraced LAPD detective-turned-private eye puppet teams up with a human cop to try to catch the killer.

The Happytime Murders is an R-rated Who Framed Roger Rabbit for grown-ups – with puppets instead of Toons.

The Happytime Murders opens on August 17th.

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Farscape’s Gigi Edgley to Host Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge

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In what has to be a case of perfect casting, Syfy has signed Farscape’s Gigi Edgley to host Jim Henson’s Creature Challenge. The new competition series pits challengers against each other in producing original creature effects in hopes of earning a position with Jim Henson’s Creature Shop.

Creator fabricator Beth Hathaway and Emmy®-winning writer/producer Kirk Thatcher have joined  Creature shop CEO Brian Henson on the judge’s panel. check out the press release after the jump.

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Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge a Go at Syfy!

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If you love Face Off, you might just want to check out Syfy’s new reality competition series, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge. The premise is that aspiring creature creators vie for a position with Jim Henson’s Creature Shop® by strutting their stuff for a panel of judges that will include the renowned company’s Chairman, Brian Henson.

An eight-episode first season has been greenlit. No premiere date has been set, as yet.

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