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David Rudman

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. David Rudman (born June 1st 1964) is a puppeteer, voice actor and producer, best known as a performer of many Sesame Street Muppet characters. He originated the role of Baby Bear, and has been nominated for two Emmy Awards for his work replacing Frank Oz in the role of Cookie Monster. However, Oz still comes in to record new material with Cookie Monster occasionally. Rudman also took over as Richard Hunt's half of "The Two Headed Monster" after his death. His first production was Rankin/Bass productions such as Rudolph's Shiny New Year. He is currently the executive producer of Jack's Big Music Show on cable TV's Nick Jr. channel, and performs the voice of Jack, the lead character. He is also the executive producer, co-creator, and director of Bunnytown on cable TV's Playhouse Disney. Rudman was the speaker at the 2005 graduation ceremony for the Illinois Institute of Art—Chicago.  He attended Highland Park High School and graduated in 1981. He has been a speaker at the school's biennial Focus on the Arts program since 2003. He attended college at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. He continues to reside in Highland Park with his wife and three children. He will also take over two roles once held by Richard Hunt: Scooter and Janice. Description above from the Wikipedia article David Rudman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Jun 1, 1964
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Sesame Street 1969-11-10
Latest Project:
Movie Muppets Most Wanted 2014-03-20
Known For
Poster of Muppets Most Wanted
Poster of The Muppets All-Star Comedy Gala
Poster of Sesame Street: Cookie Monster's Best Bites
Poster of The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland
Movie Muppets Most Wanted Scooter / Janice / Miss Poogy / Bobby Benson / Wayne (voice) 2014-03-20
Movie The Muppets All-Star Comedy Gala Scooter 2012-12-24
Movie The Muppets Scooter / Janice / Miss Poogy / Wayne (voice) 2011-11-23
Movie Sesame Street: Elmo's Potty Time Baby Bear (voice) 2006-08-22
Movie Sesame Street: Cookie Monster's Best Bites 2004-01-27
Movie The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Baby Bear / Fat Blue / Caterpillar / Pestie / Collander Stenchman / Ice Cream Customer (voice) 1999-10-01
Movie Sesame Street: Do the Alphabet Baby Bear (voice) 1996-02-06
Series Aliens in the Family Bobut (body, voice) 1996-03-15
Movie The Muppet Christmas Carol Peter Cratchit / Old Joe / Swedish Chef 1992-12-10
Movie A Muppet Family Christmas Miss Piggy's Photographer (voice) 1987-12-16
Series Sesame Street Two-Headed Monster 1969-11-10