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.

(YouTube/Muppets)

(YouTube/Muppets)

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
  • BLACKPINK
  • Jaden Smith
  • Lil Dicky + GaTa
  • Marsai Martin
  • The Muppets
  • Tinashe
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • AsapSCIENCE
  • Brave Wilderness
  • Bretman Rock
  • Dream
  • Jack Harries
  • Odd1sOut
  • Physics Girl
  • ZHC