Muppets Now (Episodes Guide)

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1.01 – Due Date
aired on July 31, 2020
Directed by: Christopher Alender, Rufus Scot Church, Vito Massaro | Written by: Matthew Barnette, Marcos Gabriel, Jim Lewis, Jamilyn Rosalas, Noah Smith, Joanna Truman, Andrew Williams, Kelly Younger


Scooter uploads the videos for the Muppets’ newest show on a tight deadline while receiving messages from his co-workers. Miss Piggy discusses personal style with Uncle Deadly, Taye Diggs, Janice, Rosie the Sheep, and Linda Cardellini in “Lifestyle with Miss Piggy”. Walter reveals Kermit’s hidden talent for photobombing in “Muppet Masters”. The Swedish Chef and Carlina Will compete against each other to make the best curry in “Økėÿ Døkęÿ Køøkïñ”. Kermit attempts to interview RuPaul in “Mup Close and Personal”, but is constantly interrupted by the other Muppets.
1.02 – Due Date
aired on August 7, 2020
Directed by: Rufus Scot Church, Vito Massaro | Written by: Matthew Barnette, Marcos Gabriel, Jim Lewis, Jamilyn Rosalas, Noah Smith, Joanna Truman, Andrew Williams, Kelly Younger


Scooter has to deal with Fozzie bombarding him with pitches while trying to get the segments up online in time. Pepe drives Scooter crazy with his made-up rules in the first installment of “Pepe’s Unbelievable Game Show” with help from Beauregard, Carol, and Gonzo and his chickens. The Swedish Chef competes against Danny Trejo to make the best taco in “Økėÿ Døkęÿ Køøkïñ”. Dr. Bunsen Honeydew experiments with melting and burning with his new high-tech assistant Beak-R and a jealous Beaker in “Muppet Labs Field Tests”. Miss Piggy discusses health with Uncle Deadly, Taye Diggs, Bobo the Bear, Yolanda Rat, Bubba the Rat, Camilla the Chicken, and Linda Cardellini in “Lifestyle with Miss Piggy”.
1.03 – Getting Testy
aired on August 14, 2020
Directed by: Rufus Scot Church, Vito Massaro | Written by: Matthew Barnette, Marcos Gabriel, Jim Lewis, Jamilyn Rosalas, Noah Smith, Joanna Truman, Andrew Williams, Kelly Younger


Scooter is forced by Joe to host a test-screening for the segments, and the test audience turns out to be Statler and Waldorf. The Swedish Chef helps Roy Choi cook a Kalbi rice bowl with kimchi in “Økėÿ Døkęÿ Køøkïñ”. Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker have some experiments on velocity with the assistance of a pizza delivery man in “Muppet Labs Field Tests”. Miss Piggy discusses relationships with Uncle Deadly, Taye Diggs, Kermit, Beaker, Brie the Cheese, and Linda Cardellini in “Lifestyle with Miss Piggy”. Pepe continues to be unpredictable on “Pepe’s Unbelievable Game Show” with Miss Piggy and Big Mean Carl’s help.
1.04 – Sleep Mode
aired on August 21, 2020
Directed by: Rufus Scot Church, Vito Massaro | Written by: Matthew Barnette, Marcos Gabriel, Jim Lewis, Jamilyn Rosalas, Noah Smith, Joanna Truman, Andrew Williams, Kelly Younger


Scooter gets Animal’s help to keep him awake to upload the videos after he pulled an all-nighter. Miss Piggy interviews Aubrey Plaza in “Mup Close and Personal”, but she gets too distracted by her looks, forcing Uncle Deadly to get the footage they need. Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Beaker, and their old and lonely computer, the Beepalyzer, experiment with sound vibrations in “Muppet Labs Field Tests”. The Swedish Chef competes against Guiseppe Losavio to make the best spaghetti in “Økėÿ Døkęÿ Køøkïñ”. Miss Piggy discusses self care with Uncle Deadly, Taye Diggs, Miss Poogy, Elena, Pepe, and Linda Cardellini in “Lifestyle with Miss Piggy”.
1.05 – The I.T. Factor
aired on August 28, 2020
Directed by: Christopher Alender, Rufus Scot Church, Vito Massaro | Written by: Matthew Barnette, Marcos Gabriel, Jim Lewis, Jamilyn Rosalas, Noah Smith, Joanna Truman, Andrew Williams, Kelly Younger

Scooter attempts to overcome the several technical difficulties that come with a system update while uploading the sketches. Miss Piggy discusses travel with Uncle Deadly, Taye Diggs, the Swedish Chef, Foo-Foo, Beverly Plume, some bunny, and Linda Cardellini in “Lifestyle with Miss Piggy”. Walter unveils Uncle Deadly’s hidden talent for stage combat in “Muppet Masters”. There’s another unpredictable installment of “Pepe’s Unbelievable Game Show” with the help of a screaming goat, two cacti, and the Swedish Chef. Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker experiment with pressure in “Muppet Labs Field Test”.
1.06 – Socialized
aired on September 4, 2020
Directed by: Christopher Alender, Rufus Scot Church, Vito Massaro | Written by: Matthew Barnette, Marcos Gabriel, Jim Lewis, Jamilyn Rosalas, Noah Smith, Joanna Truman, Andrew Williams, Kelly Younger

Robin makes Scooter co-moderator on the Muppets social media accounts, forcing him to deal with multiple notifications while uploading the videos. Dr. Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker experiment with chemical reactions as Joe makes sure they meet legal standards in “Muppet Labs Field Test”. The Swedish Chef and Marina Michelson present their unique takes on meatballs in “Økėÿ Døkęÿ Køøkïñ”. Fozzie tries to interview Seth Rogen while babysitting a pair of mischievous babies in “Mup Close and Personal”. Miss Piggy discusses treating yourself with Uncle Deadly, Taye Diggs, Walter, Esther, Mary the cow, and Linda Cardellini in “Lifestyle with Miss Piggy”.