The Muppets to Appear in YouTube Originals Star-Studded Celebration of the Planet “Dear Earth” on October 23rd

Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzy Bear, Gonzo the Great and more classic characters from The Muppets will take part in the star-studded YouTube Originals event Dear Earth on October 23rd.



What’s Happening:

  • During the TCA Summer Press Tour, YouTube’s Global Head of Original Content Susanne Daniels announced Dear Earth.
  • The special, streaming October 23rd, is described as “A global, multi-hour celebration of the planet.”
  • The Muppets are part of a star-studded lineup of celebrities, musicians and performers.
  • Dear Earth kicks off a series of sustainability-themed YouTube Originals programming.
  • It’s unclear if The Muppets will be offering a musical performance or a sketch.
  • Dear Earth is produced by Done + Dusted, Strong Brew and Silverback Films.
  • The special follows the format of last year’s impactful event, Dear Class of 2020.

YouTube Originals Dear Earth Guest Stars:

  • President Barack Obama
  • Pope Francis
  • Desmond Tutu
  • Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google and Alphabet Sundar Pichai
  • Anitta
  • Billie Eilish
  • Jaden Smith
  • Lil Dicky + GaTa
  • Marsai Martin
  • The Muppets
  • Tinashe
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Brave Wilderness
  • Bretman Rock
  • Dream
  • Jack Harries
  • Odd1sOut
  • Physics Girl
  • ZHC