One of the persist themes of The Muppets has been the search for fame Hollywood style, however, how will they handle it once they have success at hand? That appears to be the principle conflict of the new mock-umentary style show coming this fall to ABC.
A new series of posters promoting The Muppets on ABC shows just how Hollywood the gang has become. For instance, a group shot with mobile phones.
Then there’s Miss Piggy working on the perfect Selfie
Fozzie Bear trying out a wax job at the spa
Gonzo, of course, has a requisite cup of Starbucks coffee, perfect for the star on the go.
Finally, Kermit appears to be showing off a little more of his froggy green felt than we might be used to.
It’s clear these aren’t your father’s Muppets… actually, it’s clear these are your father’s Muppets. They’ve never been ones to shy away from a little avant-garde humor. This stuff is actually pretty tame if you ask me. Still, I think it’s a good sign for the show overall.
What about you?