thousands (about 50,000) There are approximately 365 types of Muppets. Some Muppets are a single character, such as Kermit the Frog, and other Muppets are groups of Muppets with unverifiable numbers, such as the Muppet Penguins, the Singing Vegetables, and so on.
There is many stars in The Muppets Take Manhattan. Jim Henson, provides the voice acting for many of the popular Muppets along side Frank Oz. the Human Characters are played by Juliana Donald, Lonny Price, and Louis Zorich.
Jim Henson created "The Muppets" in the 1950s and began with what became his signature character, Kermit the Frog. Over time "The Muppets" became a very renowned household name. Many fans love the fact that Kermit the Frog has a love/hate relationship with a pig named Miss Piggy.