Sesame Street: True Mud

The Hollywood Reporter posted this sneak peak video from Sesame Street’s upcoming 41st season. In the video Sesame Street’s muppets have parodied the first episode of HBO’s True Blood. The scene take place at Merlotte’s, where Grouch Bill orders True Mud. Does anyone else think it’s a little weird for a childrens show to parody a mature HBO show like True Blood. Kids watching wont shouldn’t know what it’s from.

In other Sesame Street news, Katy Perry is too hot for Sesame Street. A scene with pop star Katy Perry was cut from the upcoming season after parents complained about her skimpy outfit. Here is a link to her video singing Hot n Cold with Elmo.

Info from the season 41 press release: In true Sesame Street fashion, this season will feature an exciting roster of celebrities and original parodies. Featured celebrities include: Academy Award-nominated actor, Jude Law; Golden Globe Award-winning actors Colin Farrell, Jennifer Garner and Jason Bateman; Emmy Award-winning comedian Wanda Sykes; NFL superstars Reggie Bush and LaDainian Tomlinson; Grammy Award-winning artists Will.i.am, Usher and Michael McKean; pop star Katy Perry; American Idol’s Kara DioGuardi; Modern Family’s Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell; Grey’s Anatomy’s Ellen Pompeo; Parks & Recreation’s Amy Poehler; rap and TV star Rev Run; The Closer’s Kyra Sedgwick; Actors Ryan Reynolds, Rebecca Romijn, Zoe Saldana, Taye Diggs, Idina Menzel, Chris O’Donnell, Jim Parsons, Rachel Griffiths, Anna Faris, Terrence Howard; The View’s Sherri Shepherd; Today Show’s Natalie Morales; The Insider’s Samantha Harris; and Food Network star Alton Brown.

Parodies include: “True Mud,” a play on the popular HBO series, True Blood; “The Furry Four,” a humorous take on The Fantastic Four; “Ironing Monster,” a parody of the comic book superhero Iron Man; “The Closer,” a parody of the television show The Closer; and “A Team,” a parody of the television show The A-Team with Ryan Reynolds as big ‘A.’

Season premiere on September 27th

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Last Updated on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:29 am
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