Disney is bringing The Muppets to their Disney+ streaming service. Disinsider is reporting that the company is working on various Muppets featuring three different segments of a game show, a cooking show, and a talk show (with an unnamed Muppet girlfriend). The shorts series segment will be ten minutes or shorter.
Back in February there were rumours that Josh Gad was working on another Muppets show for Disney+ titled of Muppets Live Another Day. The show will supposedly be a live-action continuation / redo of the short-lived ABC modern series.
Production on the shorts series segment project is set to begin on June 9th.
The Muppets originated in the short television series Sam and Friends, which aired from 1955 to 1961, they were created by Jim and Jane Henson.