Puppeteer, director, producer, writer, technician
Source Brian Daniel Henson
is an American director, producer, writer, performer, and Co-Chief Executive Officer of
The Jim Henson Company
, which he and his siblings inherited after the death of his father
, in 1990.
Brian has produced many Henson TV shows, including
, Dinosaurs , Muppets Tonight Mother Goose Stories, and Farscape. He also directed and The Muppet Christmas Carol .
Muppet Treasure Island
Brian became a core Muppet performer starting with
Muppets Tonight, performing such characters as Sal Minella, Dr. Phil van Neuter and Seymour.
He even worked as the puppeteer and voice actor for
Jack Pumpkinhead in Disney's .
Return to Oz
Brian Henson and sister Lisa with Sweetums at the 2011 D23 Expo.
Brian Henson speaking onstage about his father's posthumous dub as a Disney Legend.