David Rudman

David Rudman has been a Sesame Street performer since 1985, bringing to life Baby Bear, Cookie Monster and Two-Headed Monster. Rudman has received two Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Series for his work on Sesame Street. He has performed in numerous television shows and specials from Saturday Night Live to the Colbert Report. His film credits include Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Muppet Christmas Carol, Muppets Take Manhattan, Labyrinth, Elmo in Grouchland and most recently, The Muppets (2011). In addition to his work on Sesame Street, Rudman is also co-owner of Spiffy Pictures where he is co-creator, co-executive producer and director of Bunnytown on Disney Junior, and Jack’s Big Music Show and Curious Buddies on Nick Jr. Rudman recently co-produced and directed several web videos for Sesame Workshop including Cookie Monster Auditions for Saturday Night Live and Conversations with Bert.