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Frank Oz

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Frank Oz (born Richard Frank Oznowicz; May 25, 1944) is a British-born American film director, actor, voice actor and puppeteer who is known for creating and performing the characters Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear in The Muppet Show and for directing films, including the 1986 Little Shop Of Horrors remake and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. He is also the operator and voice of Yoda in the Star Wars series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Frank Oz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .


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Born:
May 25, 1944 In Hereford, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
78
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Series Sesame Unpaved 2017
Known For
Poster of Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
Poster of Monsters, Inc.
Poster of The Muppet Musicians of Bremen
Poster of Sesame Street
Filmography
Series Sesame Unpaved 2017
Series It's an Adventure, Charlie Brown Unknown 2016
Series Out to Lunch Unknown 2016
Movie I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story 2015-05-06
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Yoda (voice) 2015-12-15
Movie Inside Out Subconscious Guard Dave (voice) 2015-06-09
Movie Star Wars: Episode III.I - Turn To The Dark Side Yoda (Voice) 2014-05-09
Movie Jim Henson: Behind the Seams Unknown 2014-06-21
Movie Star Wars I-III: A Phantom Edit Yoda 2014-11-23
Movie Star Wars: The Fall of the Galactic Republic Yoda 2014-10-06
Movie Monsters University Fungus (voice) 2013-06-20
Movie Star Tours: The Adventures Continue Yoda 2011-05-20
Movie Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Himself 2011-10-21
Movie Jim Henson's Tales From Muppetland Unknown 2009-07-28
Movie Jim Henson: His Sesame Street Story Unknown 2009-12-12
Movie Reflections of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 2007-08-01
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time Grover (voice) 2006-08-22
Movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Yoda (Voice) 2005-05-17
Movie Star Wars: The Prequel Trilogy Yoda 2005-05-17
Movie Zathura: A Space Adventure Robot ( voice ) 2005-11-06
Movie Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy Himself 2004-09-12
Movie Sesame Street: Cookie Monster's Best Bites 2004-01-27
Movie When Star Wars Ruled the World Himself 2004-09-18
Movie Muppet Music Moments Unknown 2004-11-20
Movie Jim Henson: Commercials and Experiments Unknown 2004-11-20
Movie Muppet History 101 Unknown 2004-11-21
Movie Muppets Magic From 'The Ed Sullivan Show!' Various Voices 2003-01-01
Series Play with Me Sesame 2002-04-01
Movie Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Yoda (Voice) 2002-05-15
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Monsters, Inc. Fungus (voice) 2001-11-01
Movie Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Edit Yoda (voice) 2000-01-01
Movie Sesame Street: CinderElmo Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-01-01
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Yoda (voice) 1999-05-19
Movie Muppets from Space Miss Piggy 1999-07-14
Movie The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice) 1999-10-01
Movie Elmopalooza Grover, Cookie Monster, Bert 1998-02-20
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Cookie Monster 1997-09-03
Movie Sesame Street: Do the Alphabet Cookie Monster / Green (voice) (archive footage) 1996-02-06
Series Muppets Tonight 1996-03-08
Movie Muppet Treasure Island Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Sam the Eagle / Animal (voice) 1996-02-16
Movie Innocent Blood Pathologist 1992-09-25
Movie Muppet*vision 3-D Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Sam the Eagle (voice) 1991-05-16
Movie Sesame Street: Sing Yourself Silly! 1990-01-01
Movie The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson Himself, various voices 1990-11-21
Movie The Muppets at Walt Disney World Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Animal 1990-05-06
Series The Jim Henson Hour 1989-04-14
Movie A Muppet Family Christmas Various Characters 1987-12-16
Movie Spies Like Us Test Monitor 1985-12-06
Movie Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird Cookie Monster / Bert / Grover (voice) 1985-08-02
Series Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters 1985-09-14
Movie Henson's Place: The Man Behind the Muppets Frank Oz 1984-01-01
Movie The Muppets Take Manhattan Miss Piggy / Fozzie / Animal / Bert / Cookie Monster / Ocean Breeze Soap Board Member / Sam the Eagle (voice) 1984-07-13
Movie Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets Various Muppets 1983-05-12
Movie Return of the Jedi Yoda (voice) 1983-05-23
Movie The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Himself 1983-01-09
Movie Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Bert / Cookie Monster / Grover (voice) 1983-11-16
Movie Trading Places Corrupt Cop 1983-06-07
Movie Star Wars: The Original Trilogy Yoda 1983-05-25
Movie The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show Miss Piggy 1982-09-17
Movie The Dark Crystal Aughra, A Keeper Of Secrets / Chamberlain 1982-12-17
Movie Of Muppets & Men: The Making of the Muppet Show Himself 1981-01-01
Movie The Great Muppet Caper Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal 1981-06-26
Movie An American Werewolf in London Mr. Collins / Miss Piggy 1981-08-21
Movie The Blues Brothers Corrections Officer 1980-06-17
Movie The Empire Strikes Back Yoda (Voice) 1980-05-17
Movie SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 1980-09-22
Movie The Muppets Go Hollywood Various Muppets 1979-05-16
Movie The Muppet Movie Miss Piggy / Fozzie Bear / Animal / Sam the Eagle / Doc Hopper's Men / Marvin Suggs (uncredited) / Swedish Chef (hands) (uncredited) / Motorcycle Guy (uncredited) (voice) 1979-05-31
Series The Muppet Show Fozzie Bear 1976-09-18
Movie The Muppet Musicians of Bremen Rat 1972-01-01
Movie Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince Gawain 1971-05-12
Movie The Muppets on Puppets Himself 1970-01-05
Movie The Great Santa Claus Switch Thig / Skippity / Hoppity / Boppity / Snerf (voice) 1970-12-05
Series Sesame Street Bert 1969-11-10
Movie The Paperwork Explosion 1967-01-01
Movie Time Piece Messenger boy 1965-05-07
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18