Prior to the shows, Kermit The Frog said in a press release: “We’re thrilled and thankful to all these stars for joining us for The Muppets Take The O2. I’m sure the audience will have the time of their lives. And I promise that no celebrities will be harmed in the making of this once-in-a-lifetime event, so long as they don’t get between Miss Piggy and the audience.”


The Muppets’ Miss Piggy and Kermit spoke to NME earlier this year ahead of the live shows. Asked if they had a favourite rapper, Kermit said: “I hear Stormzy’s quite good.”