Steven Lawrence Whitmire (born September 24, 1959) is an American puppeteer who has worked on The Muppets and Sesame Street. Beginning his involvement with the Muppets in 1978, Whitmire inherited the roles of Kermit the Frog and Ernie, after Jim Henson's death in 1990; he performed the characters until 2016 and 2014, respectively. As part of the Muppet cast, he has appeared in multiple feature films and television series, performing a variety of characters on The Muppet Show, Sesame Street, and Fraggle Rock and during such occupations has worked for the Jim Henson Company, Sesame Workshop, and the Muppets Studio.
w/ Jimmy Buffett, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Joey Mazzarino, Sesame Street, Noel MacNeal, Kevin Clash, Kermit the Frog, Kermit the Frog & the All-Amphibian Band
w/ Jim Henson, Dave Goelz, Richard Hunt, Frank Oz, Eren Ozker
|Love Led Us Here|
w/ Frank Oz
|One More Sleep 'Til Christmas||2:49|