The makers of ‘Sesame Street’ issued an official statement regarding Bert and Ernie’s sexuality, after a former writer said he viewed them as a gay couple
|09/18/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Sesame Workshop, the non-profit organization behind “Sesame Street,” issued a statement Tuesday regarding Bert and Ernie’s sexuality.
- “As we have always said, Bert and Ernie are best friends,” Sesame Workshop said. “They remain puppets, and have no sexual orientation.”
- The statement comes after former “Sesame Street” writer Mark Saltzman said in a recent interview that he viewed Bert and Ernie as a gay couple.
The non-profit organization behind “Sesame Street,” Sesame Workshop, and former “Sesame Street” writer, Mark Saltzman, have very different thoughts on Bert and Ernie’s sexuality.
Sesame Workshop issued a statement Tuesday regarding Saltzman’s comments in a recent interview, where read more >>>