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Muppet show: John Cleese


Running length: 26  minutes


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Guest star John Cleese uses an ancient Himalayan technique to heal Gonzo the Great, whose right arm has been elongated as a result of catching a cannonball. In other highlights: a Muppet country band performs; Cleese plays a pirate in an installment of "Pigs in Space"; Kermit's nephew, Robin, and Sweetums the Monster sing a duet; Kermit the Frog reports from planet Koozebane, where he interviews a liquid substance that is consumed by Koozebanians; and a gang of Muppets force Cleese to perform a musical number.


Muppet performers, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Dave Goelz, Jim Henson ; puppets and costumes, Caroly Wilcox, Mari Kaestle, Dave Goelz, John Lovelady, Rollin Krewson, Amy Van Gilder, Calista Hendrickson, Faz Fazakas, Larry Jameson, Bonnie Erickson ; special puppets, Don Sahlin ; Muppet creative consultants, Frank Oz, Michael Frith.

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