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Frank Oz

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Frank Oz

English-born American puppeteer, actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1944.

Countries: United States (80%), United Kingdom (15%), (5%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Death at a Funeral (2007 film), Michael Caine, Steve Martin

Linked to: Laney College, Oakland Technical High School, Pixar, The Geffen Film Company

 

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Frank Oz was born in 1944 add something


1961

Jim Henson - Henson hired writer Jerry Juhl in 1961 and puppeteer Frank Oz in 1963 to replace her


1963

His puppetry work spans from 1963 to the present, though he has retired full-time from the Muppets add something


1984

Oz further employed those skills in directing 1984's "The Muppets Take Manhattan", as well as sharing a screenwriting credit add something


1986

His work as a director include 1986's "Little Shop of Horrors", 1991's comedy "What About Bob-", and "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" add something

 

In 1986 he directed his first movie that did not involve Henson, "Little Shop Of Horrors" add something

 

Tichina Arnold - In 1986, Tichina Arnold appeared as Crystal, one of the three chorus girls who perform R&B numbers in Frank Oz's film musical "Little Shop of Horrors" along with future "Martin" co-star Tisha Campbell

 

Miles Goodman - Miles Goodman composed scores for numerous TV shows and films, particularly with director Frank Oz including the 1986 musical adaptation of "Little Shop of Horrors", "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels", "HouseSitter", and "What About Bob-"


1988

Usually directing comedies, Oz went on to direct "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" in 1988, starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine, "What About Bob-" in 1991, starring Bill Murray and Richard Dreyfuss, and "Housesitter" in 1992 add something

 

Steve Martin - In 1988, he performed in the Frank Oz film "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels", a remake of "Bedtime Story", alongside Michael Caine


1995

Later films include "The Indian in the Cupboard" , "In & Out" , "Bowfinger" , "The Score" , the 2004 remake of "The Stepford Wives", and the original "Death at a Funeral" add something


1998

In 1998, Oz portrayed a warden in "Blues Brothers 2000" add something


2001

In 2001 he had a minor part in the Pixar film "Monsters, Inc." as Randall's scare assistant, Fungus add something

 

The Score (2001 film) - "'The Score"' is a 2001 crime thriller film directed by Frank Oz, and starring Robert De Niro, Edward Norton, Angela Bassett, and Marlon Brando in his final film role


2002

His Muppet characters were taken primarily over by Eric Jacobson in 2002 add something


2004

Faith Hill - Her film debut was in the summer of 2004, when Hill co-starred with Nicole Kidman, Matthew Broderick and Glenn Close in director Frank Oz's remake of the 1975 thriller "The Stepford Wives"


2005

In 2005, he had a minor part in the Columbia film "Zathura" as the voice of the Robot add something


2007

Jane Asher - In 2007, she portrayed the widow Sandra in the Frank Oz film "Death at a Funeral"

 

Death at a Funeral (2007 film) - "'Death at a Funeral"' is a 2007 British comedy film directed by Frank Oz


2012

He currently resides in Manhattan as of 2012 add something


2017

Leah Remini - In early 2017, Remini returned to acting and was announced as one of the leads in NBC's sitcom "What About Barb-", a gender-swapped version of the 1991 Frank Oz comedy "What About Bob-"