Karen Prell

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Karen embarked on her career as a puppeteer with Jim Henson and the Muppets in 1980 and performed popular film and television puppet characters regularly for 16 years. Her most well known characters are fan favorites Red Fraggle in the television series Fraggle Rock and the Worm in the feature film Labyrinth. Her other television puppet credits include Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, The Tale of the Bunny Picnic, The Ghost of Faffner Hall, Mother Goose Stories, The Animal Show, and The Muppets. Her other feature film credits include The Muppets Take Manhattan, DreamChild, Muppet Christmas Carol, Muppet Treasure Island, and The Muppets. She now primarily works as a computer animator but still occasionally lends a hand to puppet productions.