LOS ANGELES (AP) — Elmo is tickled by his time away from Sesame Street.
The not-so-self-aware furry red monster, who has testified before the U.S. Congress and presented at the Daytime Emmys, is now leading lively literacy lessons from the zoo in his new Nintendo DS, Wii and PC video game “Elmo’s A-to-Zoo Adventure.”READ MORE: First Case Of Omicron Variant Detected In LA County
It’s the first time Elmo and his neighborhood friends have starred in a title on Nintendo’s popular systems.READ MORE: Fake Students Potentially Stealing Millions From Financial Aid
The optimistic muppet is also preparing for another hallmark: Kevin Clash, Elmo’s veteran puppeteer, is the subject of the upcoming documentary, “Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey,” debuting at the Sundance Film Festival in January.
In a recent interview, Elmo talked — in third person, of course — about his favorite trips, foods, games and celebrities.MORE NEWS: Dodgers' Justin Turner And Wife Renovate Boyle Heights Boys And Girls Club
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