Caroll Spinney, the man behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, appearing at Wizard World Comic Con

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 14, 2015) -- Ever wondered who breathes life into Sesame Street favorites Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch? It's veteran puppeteer and voice actor Caroll Spinney, who's been playing the characters since the show's inception in 1969.

Caroll is in town for Wizard World Comic Con - want to find out how YOU can become a puppeteer? Make sure to attend Caroll's panel at the convention, called "How to get on Sesame Street with Caroll Spinney," taking place at room 136 of the Convention Cener. The panel starts at 5:30 and will last until 6:15PM.