What are the real names of the Sesame Street characters?

What are the real names of the Sesame Street characters?


Character Actor
Dr. Gina Jefferson (1987–2016) Alison Bartlett-O’Reilly
Gordon Robinson (1969–2017) Garrett Saunders (1969) Matt Robinson (1969–1972) Hal Miller (1972–1974) Roscoe Orman (1974–2017)
Hiroshi (1988–1991) Gedde Watanabe
Mr. Harold Hooper (1969–1983) Will Lee

Who is the most popular character in Sesame?

Most popular Sesame Street character among adults in the United States as of October 2019

Characteristic Share of respondents
Cookie Monster 16%
Elmo 13%
Big Bird 11%
Oscar the Grouch 9%

What is the girl character on Sesame Street?

Abby Cadabby
Meet Abby Cadabby, the newest resident on Sesame Street — and the first leading female character on the venerable children’s show. Sesame Street’s got a new girl on the block: Abby Cadabby.

What is Elmo real name?

Kevin Jeffrey Clash

Kevin Clash
Clash with Elmo at the Peabody Awards in 2010
Born Kevin Jeffrey Clash September 17, 1960 Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Education Dundalk High School
Occupation Puppeteer director producer

Who is the best Sesame Street character?

A recent survey of more than 22,000 Americans on YouGov’s daily topical poll finds that Cookie Monster tops the list: 16 percent of Americans say that this muppet is their favorite Sesame Street character. Elmo isn’t far behind, with 13 percent choosing the furry red muppet as their favorite.

Who is the purple character on Sesame Street?

Filfil is a shaggy purple monster from Alam Simsim, the Egyptian co-production of Sesame Street. His name translates to “Pepper”. The design of the character was used as the basis for Murray Monster, who debuted on Sesame Street in 2005.

Is Zoe autistic?

Story highlights. The newest resident of “Sesame Street” has orange hair and a fondness for her toy rabbit. She also has autism.