Bernie Broccoli is a talking stalk of broccoli featured on Sesame Street. Bernie appeared primarily in Season 37 as part of the Healthy Habits for Life initiative, participating in interviews with kids about healthy eating. Bernie appeared to float in the air through the use of chroma-key, allowing the puppeteer to become invisible to the camera.
Joey Mazzarino's frustration with Bernie led to a new character:
The puppet has also appeared as an unnamed vegetable amid various choruses of singing vegetables.
|Episode 4115||Bernie asks Camaria questions about her favorite fruit.|
|Episode 4117||Bernie guesses Anthony's favorite vegetable.|
|Episode 4124||Bernie quizzes Pete about his favorite vegetable.|
|Episode 4128||Bernie asks Pete to demonstrate his favorite exercise, push-ups.|
- ↑ "Joshua Kors: Little-Known Muppet Takes Center Stage: Q&A with Murray Monster, Rising Star of Sesame Street", American Superstar, December 1, 2011.