Puppet master Carmen Osbahr voices sweetheart sprite Lily on Johnny And The Sprites, and while tons of kiddies enjoy her muppet musings, Osbahrs toughest critic has been her seven-year-old son.
Osbahr whos also worked with Jim Henson, voicing Rosita on Sesame Street feels super cool with her gig on the Disney series because her son has given it his seal of approval.
Osbahr explains, My son is in first grade and he used to get embarrassed to say I worked for Sesame Street, because he thought those puppets were for little babies. But when he told his friends I was Lily on Johnny And The Sprites, he was cool again, so now he tells everybody!
But while Mom certainly has the Lily hook-up, Osbahrs son doesnt take advantage of the situation.
Osbahr says, He never asks for private puppet shows or Lily to come to his friends birthday parties because hes lucky enough to come to the tapings of the show. Plus, Lily would never do a birthday party shes too fabulous!
Johnny And The Sprites airs Saturdays and Sundays.
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