Don’t tell Miss Piggy, but Kermit is getting back together with his first love — television.
TVLine has learned that ABC is developing a reboot of The Muppet Show, with Big Bang Theory co-creator Bill Prady co-writing and exec-producing.
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The network is slated to shoot a pilot presentation later this month under the working title Muppets 2015. Details of the plot are sketchy, but TVLine has obtained the following logline: “The Muppets excitedly gather at ABC for a meeting about the new Muppet Show. However, the show will not move forward unless Miss Piggy signs on.”
This isn’t Prady’s first brush with the Muppet-verse. He previously worked on Muppet Classic Theater and The Jim Henson Hour, as well as other Muppet specials.
Bob Kushell (Anger Management) will serve as show runner…
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