Jerry Nelson

Biography: Jerry Nelson is a principal puppeteer for the Jim Henson Company. He has created countless characters including Robin the Frog, Sgt. Floyd Pepper, The Count, and many more.
Jerry started out puppeteering for Bil Baird. Throughout the 60s, he worked on-and-off with Henson. Then in 1970, he joined the company and began working regularly on "Sesame Street." Since then, Jerry has performed in numerous Muppet productions including the Muppet movies, "The Muppet Show," and various TV specials.
His current work includes puppeteering on "Sesame Street."

Jerry Nelson's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 65
Highest Metascore: 74 The Muppet Movie
Lowest Metascore: 53 Muppets from Space
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 8
  2. Negative: 0 out of 8
8 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
71 I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story May 6, 2015 Himself 5.1
59 The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Oct 1, 1999 Count/Pestie/Grouch Mayor/Grouch Cop 6.5
53 Muppets from Space Jul 14, 1999 Robin/Statler/Ubergonzo tbd
64 Muppet Treasure Island Feb 16, 1996 Statler/Blind Pew/Mad Monty/Floyd Pepper/Lew Zealand/Tomato/Pirate/Skulls/Trelawney's Butler/Screaming Cat tbd
64 The Muppet Christmas Carol Dec 11, 1992 Tiny Tim Cratchit/Jacob Marley/Ghost Of Christmas Present/Lew Zealand/Ma Bear/Mouse/Mr. Applegate/Penguin/Pig Gentleman/Pops/Rat tbd
64 The Muppets Take Manhattan Jul 13, 1984 Camilla/Lew Zealand/Floyd/Bear/Chicken/Crazy Harry/Dog/Dr. Julius Strangepork/Granny/Penguin/Pops tbd
70 The Great Muppet Caper Jun 26, 1981 Floyd Pepper/Pops/Lew Zealand/Crazy Harry/Louis Kazager/Slim Wilson/CB Voice/Man In Park tbd
74 The Muppet Movie Jun 22, 1979 Floyd Pepper/Robin The Frog/Crazy Harry/Lew Zealand/Camilla/Dr. Bunsen Honeydew 8.5