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The Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

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PERFORMER Jerry Nelson
DEBUT 1978
DESIGN Mike Frith,
Caroly Wilcox designers
  Caroly Wilcox builder

The Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly was a shadow puppet used in episode 205 of The Muppet Show, in which she swallowed more than just a fly. The character is taken from a popular American folk song of uncertain origin.

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