Jerry Nelson with Dave Goelz in The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)


Jerry Nelson's undone death in The Muppet Christmas Carol as the Ghost of Christmas Present


Jerry's first death in The Dark Crystal

Jerry Nelson (1934 - 2012)

TV DeathEdit

  • The Muppet Show: Vincent Price (1977) [Pierre LaCousse]: Gets eaten by Gorgon Heap.
  • The Muppet Show: John Cleese (1977) [John Cleese's Agent]: Gets eaten by Mean Mama.

Film DeathsEdit

  • The Dark Crystal (1982) [High Priest / Dying Emperor): Providing voice of two different Skeksis, he dies from old age once seen briefly in the film’s beginning when the Crystal cracks, then again, turning into an urSkek, when Stephen Garlick (Jen) restores the Crystal.
  • The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) [Robin the Frog/Uncle Statler/Ghost of Christmas present]: Providing the voice of three different characters, Jerry first dies sometime before the movie begins as Uncle Statler portraying one of the Marley brothers. he is seen with Dave Goelz in a scene from the past; as the Ghost of the Christmas Present, he disappears after aging, and later reappears in the present towards the end of the film, as Robin the Frog playing Tiny Tim, he dies from his illness, but later is seen towards the end of the film in the present as well.
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