Brian Henson Net Worth

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Brian Henson net worth: He’s the Chairman of The Jim Henson Company and is the son of puppeteers Jim and Jane Henson. He also worked as Hoggle, one of the primary characters in his father’s picture, Labyrinth and the Dog in both versions of The Storyteller. Henson also used special effects for the film, Santa Claus: The Movie, helping him develop a name for himself outside his dad’s help. In the 90’s he took within the Muppet characters of Scooter and Janice after the passing of Richard Hunt and additionally directed The Muppet Christmas Carol and Muppet Treasure Island, which was the first of the Muppet films created following the death of Jim Henson. Brian Henson is the co-originator, producer and a performer in the off Broadway variety show called, Stuffed and Unstrung and also played various characters on The Puppet Game Show. Henson has been married to actress, Mia Sara since 2010 and they will have a daughter named Amelia Jane Henson.

Quick Facts

Birth date: November 3, 1963
Birth place: New York City, New York, USA
Profession:Producer, Actor, Director
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Ellis Flyte
Children:Amelia Jane Henson
Parents:Jane Henson, Jim Henson
Siblings:Cheryl Henson
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1The Henson family sells Muppets Tonight (1996) and Bear in the Big Blue House (1997) to the Walt Disney Company; the Jim Henson Company retains its film library and other properties. [February 2004]
2Acquired the Jim Henson Company, with his siblings, from the bankrupt German media company EM.TV, which placed it back in the hands of the Henson family. [August 2003]
3Brother of Lisa Henson, Heather Henson, Cheryl Henson and John Henson.
4Appeared in the very first episode of Sesame Street (1969) in a film about the number 3, directed by his father, Jim Henson.
5Son of Jim Henson and Jane Henson.


Quotes

#Quote
1My dad's message was that we should respect others for how they're different from us, not how they're similar. He appreciated eccentrics and dreamers. That's what his characters are.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002Audience AwardGérardmer Film FestivalJack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001)
1998Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramMuppets Tonight (1996)· Dick Blasucci (executive producer)
· Paul Flaherty (supervising producer)
· Kirk R. Thatcher (supervising producer)
· Patric M. Verrone (producer)
· Martin G. Baker (producer)
· Chris Plourde (producer)
· Bernie Keating (co-producer)
· Jim Lewis (co-producer)
1996Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding MiniseriesGulliver's Travels (1996)· Robert Halmi Sr. (executive producer)
· Duncan Kenworthy
1993Best DirectionFantafestivalThe Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
1992Scientific and Engineering AwardAcademy Awards, USA· Faz Fazakas
· Dave Housman
· Peter Miller
· John Stephenson
1991Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Directing in a Children's SeriesMother Goose Stories (1990)· Michael Kerrigan (series director)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's Animated ProgramDinosaur Train (2009)· Halle Stanford (executive producer)
· Craig Bartlett (executive producer)
· Lisa Henson (executive producer)
· Jyotimoy Saha (co-executive producer)
· Kok Cheong Wong (co- executive producer)
· Sue Bea Montgomery (producer)
2010Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's Animated ProgramSid the Science Kid (2008)· Lisa Henson (executive producer)
· Bradley Zweig (executive producer)
· Halle Stanford (executive producer)
· Chris Plourde (producer)
· Joyce Campbell (executive producer)
2009Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's Animated ProgramSid the Science Kid (2008)· Lisa Henson (executive producer)
· Halle Stanford (executive producer)
· Bradley Zweig (executive producer)
· Joyce Campbell (executive producer)
· Chris Plourde (producer)
2000Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Pre-School Children's SeriesBear in the Big Blue House (1997)· Mitchell Kriegman (executive producer)
· Alex Rockwell (executive producer)
· Richard A. Fernandes (producer)
1999Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's SeriesAnimal Show (1994)· Jocelyn Stevenson
· Joan O'Connor (co-producer)
1998Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramThe Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss (1996)· David Steven Cohen (executive producer)
· Michael K. Frith (executive producer)
· Bob Stein
· Lauren Gray
· David Gumpel (co-producer)
· Will Ryan (consulting producer)
· Lou Berger (supervising producer)
1998Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Pre-School SeriesBear in the Big Blue House (1997)· Mitchell Kriegman (executive producer)
· Richard A. Fernandes (producer)
1997Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramThe Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss (1996)· David Steven Cohen (executive producer)
· Michael K. Frith (executive producer)
· Lauren Gray (producer)
· Jonathan G. Meath (producer)
· Lou Berger (supervising producer)
· David Gumpel (co-producer)
1997Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed MediaMuppet Treasure Island (1996)· Martin G. Baker
1996Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Variety, Music or Comedy SeriesMuppets Tonight (1996)· Dick Blasucci (executive producer)
· Alex Rockwell (co-executive producer)
· Paul Flaherty (supervising producer)
· Kirk R. Thatcher (supervising producer)
· Martin G. Baker
· Patric M. Verrone (co-producer)
1996Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Pre-School Children's SeriesAnimal Show (1994)· Jocelyn Stevenson (producer)
· Pete Coogan (co-producer)
1995Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Pre-School Children's SeriesThe Secret Life of Toys (1994)· Jocelyn Stevenson (co-producer)
· Pete Coogan (producer)
1993Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's SpecialCityKids (1993)· Laurie Meadoff (executive producer)
· Ritamarie Peruggi (producer)
· Alex Rockwell (producer)
1991Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's SeriesMother Goose Stories (1990)· Jim Henson (executive producer)
· Roberta Kurtz (producer)


Filmography

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Star2017/IIexecutive producer announced
Labyrinthproducer announced
The Power of the Dark Crystalexecutive producer / producer announced
Which Witch?producer announced
Dinosaur Train2009-2016TV Series executive producer - 37 episodes
Sid the Science Kid2008-2015TV Series executive producer - 67 episodes
Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge2014TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
No, You Shut Up!2013TV Series executive producer
That Puppet Game Show2013TV Series executive producer - 3 episodes
Neil's Puppet Dreams2012-2013TV Series executive producer - 7 episodes
Simian Undercover Detective Squad2011-2012TV Series executive producer - 5 episodes
Pajanimals2010-2011TV Series executive producer - 11 episodes
Frances2008TV Mini-Series executive producer - 1 episode
The Skrumps2007TV Mini-Series executive producer - 9 episodes
Tinseltown2007TV Movie executive producer
Puppet Up! Uncensored2006TV Movie executive producer
Late Night Buffet with Augie and Del2006TV Movie executive producer
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz2005TV Movie executive producer
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars2004TV Mini-Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Farscape1999-2003TV Series executive producer - 72 episodes
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie2002TV Movie executive producer
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story2001TV Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Rat2000executive producer
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland1999executive producer
Muppets from Space1999producer
Bear in the Big Blue House1998-1999TV Series executive producer - 4 episodes
Mopatop's Shop1999TV Series executive producer - 4 episodes
B.R.A.T.S. of the Lost Nebula1998TV Series executive producer
Muppets Tonight1996-1998TV Series executive producer - 22 episodes
The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss1996-1997TV Series executive producer - 3 episodes
Buddy1997executive producer
Aliens in the Family1996TV Series executive producer
Muppet Treasure Island1996producer
Gulliver's Travels1996TV Mini-Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Dog City1992-1995TV Series executive producer - 19 episodes
Animal Show1994TV Series executive producer - 7 episodes
Muppet Classic Theater1994Video executive producer
DinosaursTV Series co-executive producer - 6 episodes, 1991 executive producer - 1 episode, 1994
The Secret Life of Toys1994TV Series executive producer - 13 episodes
CityKids1993-1994TV Series executive producer - 13 episodes
The Muppet Christmas Carol1992producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
That Puppet Game Show2013-2014TV SeriesDr. Strabismus / The Amazing Ian / Mouse Janitor
Neil's Puppet Dreams2012-2013TV SeriesJumper
Tinseltown2007TV MovieSamson
The Muppets on 'The Muppets'2007Video shortSal Minela (voice)
Puppet Up! Uncensored2006TV MovieVarious
Late Night Buffet with Augie and Del2006TV MovieAugie Pfiffle (voice)
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz2005TV MovieSal Manilla (voice)
Muppets Party Cruise2003Video GameSal Minella Janice Scooter ... (voice)
Farscape2003TV SeriesDr. Edmund Johnston
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie2002TV MovieScooter Sal Manilla Janice ... (voice)
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story2001TV SeriesGalaga
Muppet Race Mania2000Video GameSal / Van Neuter (voice)
Muppets from Space1999Dr. Phil Van Neuter Sal Minella (voice)
Muppets Tonight1996-1998TV SeriesNigel Seymour Dr. Phil van Neuter ...
Muppet Treasure Island1996voice, uncredited
Muppet Classic Theater1994VideoAndy Pig (voice)
Dinosaurs1991-1993TV SeriesGrandma Ethyl Phillips Arthur Rizzic Baby Sinclair ...
The Jim Henson Hour1989-1992TV SeriesStoryteller's Dog / Dog the Dinosaur / Dog / ...
The Storyteller: Greek Myths1991TV Mini-SeriesThe Dog
Living with Dinosaurs1989TV MovieDog
Sesame Street1969-1988TV SeriesBoy with Three Peas / Boy with Nine Quarters / Boy with Seven Nickels / ...
The Christmas Toy1986TV MovieCruiser (voice)
Labyrinth1986Hoggle / Goblin (voice)
Return to Oz1985Jack Pumpkinhead (voice)
The Muppets Take Manhattan1984Additional Muppet Performer (voice, uncredited)
Split Image1982Jerry (as Brian Hinson)
The Great Muppet Caper1981Muppet Performer
Wheels That Go1967ShortBoy

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Muppet Christmas Carol1992
Mother Goose Stories1990TV Series 1 episode
Which Witch?attached announced
Word Party2016TV Series 4 episodes
Sid the Science Kid2008-2015TV Series 38 episodes
Frances2008TV Mini-Series 1 episode
The Skrumps2007TV Mini-Series 9 episodes
Tinseltown2007TV Movie
Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King2006TV Mini-Series 1 episode
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars2004TV Mini-Series 1 episode
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story2001TV Series 2 episodes
Farscape1999TV Series 1 episode
Muppets Tonight1997TV Series 2 episodes
Muppets Treasure Island1996Video Game film clips
Muppet Treasure Island1996
Dinosaurs1992-1994TV Series 3 episodes

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tinseltown2007TV Movie
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real StoryTV Series story - 2 episodes, 2001 teleplay - 2 episodes, 2001

Special Effects

Special Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Muppets Take Manhattan1984muppet special effects
Fraggle Rock1984TV Series muppet special effects - 6 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nostalgia Critic2010TV Series performer - 1 episode
Muppets Tonight1997TV Series performer - 1 episode
Muppet Treasure Island1996performer: "Shiver My Timbers", "Sailing for Adventure", "Cabin Fever", "Professional Pirate", "Boom Shakalaka" uncredited
Muppet Classic Theater1994Video performer: "Show Me Some Respect"
The Muppet Christmas Carol1992performer: "Scrooge", "It Feels Like Christmas", "Finale - When Love Is Found / It Feels Like Christmas"
The Christmas Toy1986TV Movie performer: "Toys Love to Play"

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Witches1990puppeteer
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1990chief puppeteer
Little Shop of Horrors1986principal plant performer
Labyrinth1986puppeteer coordinator
Santa Claus: The Movie1985animatronic puppeteer: reindeers - uncredited

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1990second unit director

Transportation Department

Transportation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Poison2000TV Movie driver

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dorothy and the Witches of Oz2012special thanks
A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas!2011TV Movie documentary special thanks
The Witches of Oz2011TV Mini-Series special thanks - 2 episodes
Inside Pepe's Studio: Hosted by Pepe the King Prawn2003Video short special thanks
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze1991special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Coked Up!2016DocumentaryHimself
Labyrinth: Remembering the Goblin King2016Video documentary shortHimself
Labyrinth: Reordering Time - Looking Back on Labyrinth2016Video documentary shortHimself
Labyrinth: The Henson Legacy2016Video documentary short
Labyrinth 25th Anniversary Q&A2016Video documentary short
In Their Own Words2015TV SeriesHimself - Son
Turtle Power: The Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2014DocumentaryHimself
Heroes of Cosplay2014TV SeriesHimself
Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge2014TV SeriesHimself - Lead Judge
Syfy 20th Anniversary Special2012TV Special documentaryHimself
Men in Suits2012Video documentaryHimself - Henson Studios
The Apprentice2012TV SeriesHimself - Stuffed and Unstrung Executive
A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas!2011TV Movie documentaryHimself - Interviewee
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition2010TV SeriesCrazy Harry
A Company of Players2008Video documentary shortHimself
Reflections of 'The Dark Crystal'2007Video documentary shortHimself
The Story of Light Entertainment2006TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight2006TV SeriesHimself
Best Ever Muppet Moments2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Pre-Hysterical Times: The Making of Dinosaurs2006Video shortHimself
Best Ever Christmas Films2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Favouritism2005TV SeriesHimself
05 Spaceys2005TV SpecialHimself
The Muppet Christmas Carol: Frogs, Pigs and Humbug - Unwrapping a New Holiday Classic2002Video documentary shortHimself - Director
I Love Muppets2002TV SpecialHimself
Showbiz Today1995TV SeriesHimself
Great Performances1994TV SeriesHimself / Muppet Performer
Movie Magic1994TV Series documentaryHimself
A Night of Comic Relief 21989TV SpecialThe Storyteller's Dog
Inside the Labyrinth1986TV Movie documentaryPuppeteer Co-Ordinator
Henson's Place1984TV Movie documentaryMuppet Performer (uncredited)
Sesame Street1969TV SeriesHimself
Sesame Street Pitch Reel1969ShortHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Muppets 201: Rarities from the Henson Vault2009DocumentaryBoy With Three Peas
Muppets Tonight1997TV SeriesSeymour Nigel Sal Minella ...
The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson1990TV Movie documentaryThe Storyteller's Dog (uncredited)
The Walt Disney Comedy and Magic Revue1985Video shortJack Pumpkinhead

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