[ACHTUNG! LONG READ!]
Sesame Street is one of America’s most beloved children’s programs–having educated and helped generations of children learn, laugh, love, and become more accepting members of society. This all began with one big bird.
Like all beloved character, behind every line and motion there was an actor. Meet Carroll Spinney, the first-ever man to play Big Bird, and watch him share his experiences as America’s favorite yellow-feathered bird.
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