Dave Goelz

Dave Goelz

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    • July 16th, 1946
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dave Goelz (born July 16, 1946) is a puppeteer best-known for his association with The Muppets, and in particular with the Muppet character Gonzo. His other Muppet characters include Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Zoot (the saxophonist of Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem), Beauregard the janitor and Tiny (the humungous chicken in The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland) . He also performed the characters of Boober Fraggle and Uncle Travelling Matt on Fraggle Rock. He also performed the puppetry for various characters, including Sir Didymus and Wiseman's Hat (both voiced by David Shaughnessy) in Labyrinth. Outside of Muppeteering, he is the current voice actor for the Disney character Figment. After Jim Henson died in 1990, Goelz took over puppeteering Waldorf in 1992. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dave Goelz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .


Acting (30 Credits)

2021Muppets Haunted Mansion as Gonzo (voice)
2020Muppets Now as Dr. Bunsen Honeydew
2015Inside Out as Subconscious Guard Frank (voice)
2015The Muppets as The Great Gonzo / Waldorf / Zoot (voice)
2014Muppets Most Wanted as Gonzo / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Zoot / Beauregard / Waldorf (voice)
2011The Muppets as Gonzo / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Zoot / Beauregard / Waldorf / Kermit Moopet (voice)
2008A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa as The Great Gonzo / Waldorf / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Zoot (voice)
2005The Muppets' Wizard of Oz as Gonzo / Bunsen / Waldorf / Zoot (voice)
2002Kermit's Swamp Years as Waldorf (voice)
2002It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie as The Great Gonzo / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Waldorf / Zoot (voice)
1999Muppets from Space as Gonzo / Bunsen Honeydew / Waldorf / The Birdman (voice)
1999The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland as Humongous Chicken (voice)
1996Muppet Treasure Island as The Great Gonzo / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Waldorf / Mudwell the Mudbunny / Zoot (voice)
1996Muppets Tonight
1994Muppet Classic Theater
1992The Muppet Christmas Carol as The Great Gonzo as Charles Dickens / Robert Marley / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Betina Cratchit / Rat / Zoot (voice)
1991Muppet*vision 3-D as Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / The Great Gonzo / Zoot the Sax Player (voice)
1987A Muppet Family Christmas as Various Characters
1986The Christmas Toy as Rugby the Tiger/Ditz
1986Labyrinth as Didymus / The Hat / The Four Guards / Left Door Knocker / Firey 3 (voice)
1984The Muppets Take Manhattan as Gonzo / Chester - Rat / Bill - Frog / Zoot / Beauregard / Dog / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Penguin (voice)
1983Fraggle Rock as Boober / Uncle "Traveling" Matt / Side Bottom / The World's Oldest Fraggle (voice)
1982The Dark Crystal as Fizzgig, a Friendly Monster / General, Garthim Master
1981The Great Muppet Caper as Gonzo / Beauregard / Zoot / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Lobbuck Lou
1981An American Werewolf in London as Beauregard (archive footage)
1979The Muppet Movie as The Great Gonzo / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew / Zoot / Doglion / Iraqian in El Sleezo Cafe / Pig (voice)
1979John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together as The Great Gonzo / Zoot / Dr. Bunsen Honeydew (voice)
1977Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas as Wendell / Pop-eyed Catfish / Will Possum (voice)
1976The Muppet Show as Gonzo, Zoot, Beauregard, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew (voice)
1961The Parent Trap as Teenager

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