Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash resigned from Sesame Street on Tuesday morning in the wake of allegations that he has had underage sexual relationships.Last week Clash was accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy. The Elmo puppeteer, 52, admitted that he had a relationship with the young man in question but says that it happened when he was of legal age. The accuser later recanted, but his accusation outed Clash as a gay man, which was something that he had not previously...Read Full Story
Kevin Clash, the voice behind Sesame Street's beloved Elmo, is on a leave of absense from the children's show amid allegations that he had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy. Clash, 52, admits that he had a relationship with the young man in question but says that it happened when he was of legal age. Clash told TMZ: "I had a relationship with [the accuser]. It was between two consenting adults and I am deeply saddened that he is trying to make it into something it was not." Sesame...Read Full Story
Zac Efron started out as a Disney kid but he made a big splash on Sesame Street this week! The actor made a cameo in Friday's adorable episode to teach Elmo a very valuble life lesson.Efron did a segment with his new furry friend on the word of the day: "patience." In the short clip, Elmo is super duper excited to play basketball, but Efron explains that it's important to learn to take a deep breath and wait. He tells Elmo: "The word 'patience' means to wait in a calm way. Elmo really wants...Read Full Story
Let's Rock! Elmo is bound to be the hottest toy of the 2011 holiday season (if Tickle Me Elmo's history repeats itself), and luckily there's plenty of time to secure one for the tot in your life. They're already on sale! The rockin' Sesame Street character is available all over the Internet for around $60-70, and all the accessories are also ready to be purchased. The guitar is about $30, while the keyboard and microphone are in the $20-30 range. All of the instruments can interact with each...Read Full Story
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