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'Muppets Now' to premiere July 31 on Disney+

May 20 (UPI) -- Disney announced on Wednesday that new series Muppets Now is coming to the Disney+ streaming service on July 31.

"Lights! Music! Muppets!...Unscripted! Get ready to see your favorite characters like never before in #MuppetsNow," Disney said on Twitter next to a promotional poster of the show featuring classic Muppets characters such as Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozie Bear and more.

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Social media accounts for various Muppet characters replied to Disney's tweet with their own key art for the show.

"Good grief. Sorry about this, @DisneyPlus. Don't worry, we love the #MuppetsNow key art! Though, if you're looking for my suggestion, I was always partial to this one...I cleaned my banjo right before the photo was taken," Kermit said next to a new poster featuring himself in front with Miss Piggy.

Muppets Now will follow Scooter as he rushes to make the Muppets' new streaming series a reality and deliver it on time. The six-episode limited series will also feature guest stars.

ABC previously aired a Muppets television series in 2015 that lasted one season.

Disney, in September, canceled plans to release a Muppets scripted comedy series that was being developed by Frozen star Josh Gad and Once Upon a Time creators Adam Horowitz and Eddy Kitsis.

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