|PERFORMER||Fozzie Bear character|
|Eric Jacobson puppeteer|
The Cowardly Lion is a character in The Muppets' Wizard of Oz, as well as other Oz books and movies. In The Muppets' Wizard of Oz, he wants to be a stand-up comedian, much like Fozzie Bear in real life.
- Fozzie also performed the role when the Muppets performed a Wizard of Oz medley in The Muppets Go to the Movies.
- For Muppet Babies, Baby Fozzie played the lion in "By the Book". He also played him in the photo puppet book Muppet Babies' Classic Children's Tales.