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Miss Piggy #64086

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 15, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Efforts to have puppet, Miss Piggy, nominated for Oscar examined; scenes from "The Muppet Movie" shown, courtesy Associated Film Distribution. Olivia DeHaviland, Bette Davis, Katherine Hepburn, Ingrid Bergman mentioned. [Oscar committee president Fay KANIN - explains problem in awarding Oscar to Miss Piggy.] [REPORTER and Miss PIGGY - discuss situation.] Pols. involved in Academy Awards considered possible influencing factor.
REPORTER: Hughes Rudd

Robinson, Max;
Rudd, Hughes

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