Sesame Street presents TJ, its first Filipino muppet
TJ is Sesame Street’s first Filipino muppet.
Sesame Street has introduced TJ, the show’s first-ever Filipino muppet. TJ joins Ji-Young, the show’s first Korean muppet, that was introduced in 2021. TJ first appeared on May 7, 2023, alongside actor Kal Pen, Sesame Street favourite Grover and Ji- Young. In the video, TJ and his friends learned the meaning of the word “confidence.” TJ said that he was working on learning Tagalog, the language his Filipino family speaks. “It’s a language my Filipino family speaks,” he tells his friends.
More Articles ...
- Meet the new PCCM board of directors
- Fil-Canadian artist recreates statue of beloved saint
- Paul Ong’s concert raises $46,564 for music education
- ASEAN’s healthcare brain drain
- New funding for seniors housing programs
- Philippines faces shortage of nurses
- Philippines working to stop human trafficking
- Snow sculptor cheers up Winnipeg winter
- The Philippines’ new ambassador to Canada
- People Power Revolution commemorated under Marcos Jr.’s presidency