Inside The Muppets' Decade-Long Journey Back to Prime-Time TV

ABC places its biggest fall bet on Kermit and Miss Piggy

Bill Prady has been having the same conversation over and over again since ABC announced in May that his revival of The Muppets had secured a spot on the fall schedule. "People come up to me and say, 'I really love what you're doing, and I'm really excited about it,'" says Prady. "And then they lean in and say, 'Listen, the Muppets were a really important part of my childhood. Don't fuck this up!'"