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WATCH: Kerry Washington Consoles The Muppets' Kermit the Frog After His 'Tough Breakup' from Miss Piggy
Originally posted 08/14/2015 12:00PM
In a new promo for The Muppets, the Scandal star gets together with her new network mates Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy to welcome them to ABC, and she finds out firsthand that there's still a lot of tension between the two in the wake of their recent split.
After Washington, 38, mentions to Piggy that she cut off her on her ex's line, the Muppets star retorts, "He stepped on my dreams!" before making a dramatic exit.
With four seasons of Fitz and Olivia's on-again/off-again relationship drama under her belt, Washington knows heartache when she sees it, so she gives the "It's Not Easy Bein' Green" singer the opportunity to tell her why he's blue.
Originally posted 08/04/2015 06:00PM
After 40 years as a couple, Kermit and Miss Piggy called it quits Thursday, vowing the breakup won't affect their work – but could the frog's wandering eye have been the final straw?
Last March, Kermit, 60, got flirtatious with Muppets Most Wanted costar Tina Fey – who wed composer, director and producer Jeff Richmond in 2001 – during a press conference in Los Angeles. Piggy, 41, arrived conspicuously late to the event.
"I'm actually stretching myself quite a lot as a dramatic actor in this thing. I did many, many scenes with Tina. One particular scene stands out to me. It was a closed set. It was the scene where she licks me," Kermit told reporters. "But I just want to clear it up right here with the press that Tina is happily married. Jeff was there during the shooting. Closed set."
Originally posted 08/04/2015 04:00PM
By now, the last remaining thread of your childhood has likely been severed by the news that Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy, of Muppets fame, have "terminated" (could they have picked a less-sensitive word?) their relationship.
Originally posted 08/04/2015 02:55PM
Missy Piggy and longtime love Kermit the Frog have consciously uncoupled – but they're putting work first for ABC's docuseries The Muppets.
The couple – together for about 40 years after being introduced by mutual friend Jim Henson – announced the split at ABC's summer press tour in Beverly Hills on Tuesday, releasing a joint statement on Twitter.
Originally posted 05/16/2015 12:10PM
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Originally posted 05/08/2015 07:10AM
Kermit, Miss Piggy and the gang will officially return to prime time with a documentary-style show on ABC
Originally posted 04/21/2015 01:20PM
It's not easy being green, but it helps to have friends who understand.
According to USA Today, a Minnesotan scientist working in Costa Rica has discovered Kermit the Frog's real-life twin.
Originally posted 03/25/2014 09:30AM
The groom was a little shell-shocked, while the bride was thrilled that every eye was on her. Even so, after an often-bumpy 40-year courtship, Miss Piggy and Kermit the Frog were finally standing together at the altar.
Originally posted 03/20/2014 12:00PM
The Muppets reunite once more for Muppets Most Wanted (in theaters Friday). This new caper finds the group trekking across Europe, taking their show on the road as a Kermit imposter (a thief named Constantine) frames the group for his elaborate heists.
Originally posted 02/26/2014 01:45PM
They've taken on Twitter, and now The Muppets are invading Instagram with a series of adorable selfies.
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