David Charles Goelz is an American puppeteer and puppet builder, known for his work with the Muppets. As part of the Muppets' performing cast, Goelz performs The Great Gonzo, as well as Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Waldorf, Zoot and Beauregard, originating on The Muppet Show. Goelz's puppeteering roles also included in Fraggle Rock, The Dark Crystal, and Labyrinth. Outside of puppeteering work, he was also the voice of Figment in the Journey into Imagination with Figment attraction at Epcot.
|Born:||David Charles Goelz, July 16, 1946, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Occupation:||Puppeteer, puppet builder|
|IMDb:||Dave Goelz's IMDb|
About Dave Goelz
Puppeteer who brought life to the Muppets characters Gonzo, Fozzy Bear, Zoot and Dr. Bunsen Honeydew for multiple decades.
Dave Goelz Before Fame
He worked for American Airlines and Hewlett Packard before finding an interests in a puppeteer career.
Achievement of Dave Goelz
He won a 1978 Primetime Emmy Award for his contributions to The Muppet Show.
Dave Goelz Family Life
He has been in a life-long relationship with partner Debra Freeman.
Associations of Dave Goelz
He acted alongside Jason Segel in the 2011 family comedy The Muppets.
Information related to Dave Goelz
- Fraggle Rock performers
- Sesame Street Muppeteers
- Muppet performers
- Art Center College of Design alumni