Leos — these born between July 23 and August 22 — are famend for his or her extravagance, ardour, and love for having enjoyable with pals. They’re artistic hearth indicators, who, regardless of their occasional self-importance, are additionally beneficiant, cheerful, and keen on entertaining. Coincidentally sufficient, the embrace of generosity and a want to be surrounded by pals are additionally the principle themes within the 1987 Muppet TV particular “A Muppet Household Christmas.”
“Muppet Household” sees Jim Henson’s sturdy Muppet gang spending Christmas along with Fozzie Bear at his mom’s farm. Since Fozzie’s mom Emily loves surprises, they’ve elected to not inform her they’re coming, which ends up in quite a few amusing logistical problems. Miss Piggy — most actually a Virgo herself — is late as a result of she’s at a photoshoot and has determined to do some Christmas procuring. The Swedish Chef arrives to prepare dinner dinner, Large Chicken sings carols, and poor Emily — at all times the entertainer — should determine the place everybody sleeps.
Like fiery Leos, the Muppets are a loud, dramatic bunch after they all get collectively, however they at all times discover a solution to have a very good time ultimately. Miss Peggy ultimately arrives after changing into snowbound in her limo, and the Muppets are in a position to swap presents and enjoy one another’s firm, lastly celebrating Christmas in a way of which even Charlie Brown would approve.