Loretta Long from Paw Paw, Michigan and from Western Michigan University. Long along side (left to right:) Matt Robinson (Gordon), Will Lee (Mr. Hooper) and Bob McGrath (Bob) and, of course, Big Bird, were among the original hosts of Sesame Street in 1969.
59 year old Kevin Wayne VanLuven is facing charges of aggravated indecent exposure and malicious destruction of property after a families' motion camera caught him allegedly pleasuring himself with an Elmo doll during a home inspection.
Human characters may not get as much spotlight on Sesame Street, especially since the big move to HBO, but no less than three fan-favorites are officially leaving the neighborhood. Say goodbye to Luis the fix-it man, Bob the music teacher, and Gordon the science teacher, the actors for which have been cut from the series.