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Lupita Nyong’o and Janelle Monae Get Super Cute On ‘Sesame Street’

Janelle Monae Found Her Way To SESAME STREET!
Janelle Monae Found Her Way To SESAME STREET!

Sesame Street‘ has just started it’s 45th (can you believe it?!) season and they’re already doing it up big. For the second episode, which aired on September 16, Janelle Monae taught us about “The Power of Yet” through song. Isn’t Bert‘s little Tuxedo adorable?

Luminous Lupita Visits With Elmo!
Luminous Lupita Visits With Elmo!

For the ‘Proud To Be Me‘ episode which aired on Wednesday, Lupita Nyong’o talks with Elmo about being proud of the skin you’re in. Nyong’o also appeared on the Spanish version of the show, ‘Plaza Sesamo‘ earlier this year to teach us all how to smile.

Viola DavisMindy KalingZachary Quinto and Aziz Ansari are some of the other big stars who will be dropping by the show this season. Recently, Bird BirdCookie Monster and some of their friends helped Jimmy Fallon read some responses to his #WhenIWasAKid hashtags for ‘The Tonight Show.’

You can watch the whole video here!

Gif courtesy of the Tonight Show tumblr.

Sesame Street Parodies ‘The Voice’

The Voice!

‘Sesame Street’ is kicking off it’s 43rd season with another one of it’s hilarious parodies. This time it’s NBC‘s ‘The Voice,’ featuring the muppet versions of coaches Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo, Black Shelton and host Carson Daly. Muppet Adam Levine is mysteriously missing, but wouldn’t it have been cool to see how they would have done his tattoos.


‘Sesame Steet’ will be back on PBS Kids September 24 with a number of guest stars including Halle Berry, Jon Hamm, Maya Rudolph, David Beckham and Zac Efron. ‘The Voice‘ returns on Monday, September 10 for the start of it’s third season.