Frank Oz is an English-American puppeteer, filmmaker and actor known for his work on The Muppet Show, where he portrayed the characters Fozzie Bear and Miss Piggy. He is also known for his work on the popular children's television show Sesame Street, in which he played a number of Muppet characters such as Cookie Monster and Grover. He made his directorial debut in the 1982 film The Dark Crystal and went on to direct numerous films, including 1986's Little Shop of Horrors and 2007's Death at a Funeral.
He was born to Frances and Isidore Oznowicz. He was married to Robin Oz from 1979 to 2005. He and Robin had four children together. His second marriage was to Victoria Labalme in 2011.
For his role on The Muppet Show, he won a Primetime Emmy Award as well as a Daytime Emmy Award.
is a famous English-American puppeteer and director,
who was born on
May 25, 1944. As a person born on this date, Frank Oz is listed in our database as the 15th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 25) and the 45th most popular for the year (1944).
People born on May 25
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Frank Oz is the 383rd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Frank Oz's birthday, Frank Oz is the 13th most famous English-American.
In general, Frank Oz ranks as the 4520th
most popular famous person of all time.
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