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Julianne Buescher

Julianne Buescher (born February 4, 1965) is an American actress, voice actress, writer, singer and puppeteer who performs in film, television, radio, and on stage. As a voice artist, she is known for many roles including Anko Mitarashi on Naruto. Buescher is also a puppeteer for The Jim Henson Company, appearing with CeeLo Green as "Piddles the Pug" at the 2011 Grammy Awards and as the same character among others in the improvisational adult puppet show Puppet Up!. She also has worked for both Sesame Street and The Muppets.

Julianne Buescher
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Born (1965-02-04) February 4, 1965 (age 54)
EducationDePaul University (BFA)
OccupationActress, voice actress, writer, singer, puppeteer
Years active1985–present
AgentCTA Arlene Glucksman
Notable credit(s)
as Anko Mitarashi The Muppets
as Yolanda Rat and Denise
WebsiteOfficial website






  • Howard Beach: Making a Case for Murder (1989) .... Theresa Fisher
  • Dinosaurs (1991–1994) .... Robbie Sinclair (eyes), Roy Hess (arms), Baby Sinclair (arms; Season 4), Ansel (face), Aubrey Molehill (face), Crazy Lou (face), Elder No. 3 (face), Ethyl Phillips (face, occasionally), Katie (face), Mindy (face/voice), Monica DeVertebrae (face), Shopper (puppet/voice), Sitcom Wife (puppet/voice), various other characters
  • Muppets Tonight (1995–1998) .... Various characters
  • The Mr. Potato Head Show (1998–1999) .... Potato Bug, additional voices
  • No, You Shut Up! (2013) .... Shelly Spanks
  • Community (2013) .... Puppeteer
  • Sesame Street .... Blecka the Grouch, Sherry Netherland (1993–1996), Miss A.M. Goat, and others (1991–1998)/Additional Muppets (1991–present)
  • The Muppets .... Denise, Yolanda Rat (2015–2016)[1]


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  1. ^ Seitz, Matt (September 18, 2015). "The New Muppet Show Recaptures Some of the Original's Glory". New York. Retrieved September 18, 2015.
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