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Sesame Street Charmingly Spoofs an Oscar Favorite With “Big Birdman”

Perhaps this video was inevitable. Birdman, one of the year’s biggest Oscar contenders, seems ripe for parody by Sesame Street, home of Big Bird. And while Caroll Spinney, the man behind the bird, is no Michael Keaton, it’s a charming take nonetheless.

Who knew playing Big Bird was such psychological torment?