PERFORMER Frankie Cordero
DEBUT 2017
Rudy & Abby

Rudy and his step-sister, Abby Cadabby.


Episode 4734: a penguin, Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and Rudy.

Rudy, a three year-old orange monster, is Abby Cadabby's stepbrother on Sesame Street. He was first introduced in Episode 4731 and appears in the three following episodes in Season 47. Rudy has a habit of borrowing his step-sister's magic wand and trying his own faulty spells.

He is the son of Freddy and step son of Abby's Fairy Godmommy. His birthday is June 1.[1] Cordero claims to base his performance of the character after his younger self, his two nieces and one of his cats.[2]



  1. Character Description in Season 48 press kit
  2. 2017 video for Wired (YouTube)

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