Facts of Brian David Henson
|Full Name:||Brian David Henson|
|Age:||55 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||November 03, 1963|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA|
|Father's Name:||Jim Henson|
|Mother's Name:||Jane Henson|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Mia Sara|
|Profession:||puppeteer, director, producer|
|Education:||University of Colorado Boulder|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
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Brian Henson is the son of Famous Puppeteer Jim Henson. Brian also works as a puppeteer, director, and producer. He is married to an actress Mia Sara and has a child.
Brian Henson – Bio, Parents, Age (55 Years)
Brian Henson was born on November 3, 1963. His birth name is Brian David Henson and birthplace is New York City, New York, USA. He is of American nationality and Jewish Ethnicity. As for his parents, mother Jane Henson and father Jim Henson were puppeteers and are resting in peace. About his father, Brian said,
“My dad’s message was that we should respect others for how they’re different from us, not how they’re similar. He appreciated eccentrics and dreamers. That’s what his characters are.”
Brian has three sisters and one brother. They are Lisa Henson, Cheryl Henson, John Henson (Brother), Heather Henson. Brian’s childhood was full of muppets. He used to go on the sets where his father was working and also made small appearances in those films. He stated,
“My dad was a workaholic, I have four siblings, and for us to see our father, we would spend a lot of time hanging out in his studios and his workshop.”
Brian went to the University of Colorado Boulder for studies. Brian Henson is now 55 years old and is managing his father’s legacy of muppets. He is also the chairman of the Jim Henson Company.
Brian Henson – Career, Muppets, Net Worth ($10 M)
Brian Henson comes from a puppet family. His father Jim Henson was also a master puppeteer. As a performer, Brian has performed in 1985 movie Return to Oz. He was also the puppeteer in Little Shop of Horrors (1986) and The Witches (1990).
Then as a director, Brian has directed movies like The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992), Muppet Treasure Island (1996), and Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001). Talking about producing, Brian has produced lots of movies and TV films. Some of them are Basil Hears a Noise (1990), Aliens in the Family (1996), Buddy (1997), The Muppet’s Wizard of Oz (2005), Dinosaur Train (2009-2011), The Happy-time Murders (2018), and more.
Brian Henson who is involved in with many professions like direction, producer, technician, and performer is living a luxurious life with his family. His estimated net worth is around $10 million.
Brian Henson – Wife (Mia Sara), Kids
Brian Henson was married twice. His first marriage was on 5 Nov 1990 with Ellis Flyte a costume designer. She has designed costumes for an adventure film Labyrinth (1986). Brian and Ellis were together for almost 12 years and they separated in 2002. They didn’t have any child together.
Brian again tied the knot with a former 80’s actress Mia Sara. Their marriage was held on 6 April 2010 and are still together. They together have a child (daughter) Amelia Jane Henson.
Mia Sara is a popular actress back in the ’80s. She is mainly known for her roles played in movies like Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986), Legend (1985) and Timecop (1994). She was previously married to an actor and director Jason Connery in March 1996 and divorced in 2002. They have a son Dashiell Quinn Connery.
Brian Henson – Social Media
Even though Brian Henson is a popular puppet master and director, he does not seem active on social networking sites. His accounts on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter are not created yet. Maybe he doesn’t wasn’t to get distracted from social media and is concentrate on his profession.
Brian Henson – Body Features
This talented puppeteer and director have a height of 5 ft 6 inches and a weight of 75 kg. Looking at his appearance, he has dark brown hair, light brown eyes, and white skin.
Reference: Wikipedia, IMDb