Gonzo (The Muppets)

Last Updated on: February 14th, 2023

Who is Gonzo?

Gonzo, also known as The Great Gonzo or Gonzo the Great, is a fictional character and one of the main characters in the Muppets franchise created by Jim Henson.

Gonzo is an odd-looking puppet, with a long nose, and blue fur, and is known for his eccentric and peculiar behavior. He is a performer and entertainer and is often seen performing dangerous stunts and acts, such as diving from a high platform into a tiny pool of water, or riding a unicycle on a tightrope. He is also known for his eccentric personality, his love for chickens, and his catchphrase “I’m ready for my close-up” He also has a strong relationship with Camilla the Chicken.

Gonzo has been a regular performer on The Muppet Show, and Muppet movies and television shows. He was originally voiced by puppeteer Dave Goelz.

Gonzo muppets

The Collection:

Here is the Internet’s largest collection of Gonzo related movies, TV shows, toys and other products. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

Movie Appearances







Show Appearances







Park Appearances

Muppet Vision 3D | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios’ Muppet Vision 3D show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!



Here Come the Muppets | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios’ extinct Here Come the Muppets Show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!



MuppetVision 3D | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct MuppetVision 3D attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!




Related Products

Muppets Best Of Series 1 Figure Set

It’s time to get things started! The Muppets line makes its return making classic characters available once again! The Best of Muppets Series 1 features…






In the News

  • Premiere Date Announced for the New Muppets Haunted Mansion Special Coming To Disney+, September 12, 2021
  • New ‘Muppets Now’ Trailer Is The Only Zoom Call Worth Taking, July 16, 2020
  • New Muppets Show Might Be in the Works for Disney Streaming Service, February 21, 2018
  • Disney Junior’s Muppet Babies Remake: What We Know, October 27, 2016
  • There’s a New Muppet Show at the Magic Kingdom. What You Need to Know., August 5, 2016