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Sesame Street: 20 Years & Still Counting! 1969-1989 (1989)

Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (original title)
A 20th anniversary celebration of the classic educational TV series.


Peter Harris
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bill Cosby ... Himself - Host
Ray Charles ... Himself
Plácido Domingo ... Himself
Jim Henson ... Himself / Kermit the Frog / Ernie (voice)
Frank Oz ... Bert / Grover / Cookie Monster (voice)
Richard Hunt ... Placido Flamingo / Don Music / Gladys The Cow (voice)
Emilio Delgado ... Luis
Sonia Manzano ... Maria
Bob McGrath Bob McGrath ... Bob
Fred Garver Fred Garver ... Barkley (as Fred Garbo)
Caroll Spinney ... Big Bird / Oscar the Grouch (voice)
Loretta Long Loretta Long ... Susan Robinson
Roscoe Orman ... Gordon Robinson
Miles Orman Miles Orman ... Miles Robinson
Fran Brill Fran Brill ... Prairie Dawn (voice)


Bill Cosby takes us on the tour to Sesame Street as the show goes on it's 20th Anniversary. It had interviews of the cast and crews of the show and memories of the show. It also features a multi-language version of some classic Sesame Street songs, Such as "Rubber Ducky".

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Release Date:

7 April 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sesame Street 20 ... and Still Counting See more »

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Did You Know?


This special was originally planned to be shown as an episode of The Jim Henson Hour (1989). Instead, it was broadcast on its own, one week before the premier of The Jim Henson Hour. See more »


Kermit the Frog: Hi-ho. This is Kermit the Frog from Sesame Street News. Still waiting to ask the question of the day: Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?
[He sees Don Music dragging his piano]
Kermit the Frog: Oh, Don Music! Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?
Don Music: Practice!
Kermit the Frog: WRONG! That's how you get to Carnegie Hall! Oh, well. I give up!
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Crazy Credits

This program is dedicated to Joe Raposo See more »


Featured in The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) See more »


Look Through The Window
Music and Lyrics by Joe Raposo
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