One member of the old Sesame Street, Jerry Nelson is rumored to have died. The departure of the man who fills the voice of Dracula, Count Von Count leaves the funeral for all the friends and colleagues at Sesame Workshop and the Jim Henson Company.
Jerry died at the age of 78 due to complications from cancer and various respiratory long suffered. During his life, Jerry many contribute to Sesame Street. In addition to the voice of Count Von Count, Jerry is also the voice of Herry Monster, Fat Blue, Sherlock Helock and share other characters.
Jim Henson Company CEO Lisa Henson also expressed condolences to Jerry Nelson. According to Jerry figure will never be replaced and managed to turn the character he played. “Jerry managed to turn the character doll with gentleness, wisdom and goodness that is part of his personality.
He joined the Jim Henson Company at the beginning of the year and has contributed a lot to Sesame Street, the Muppets and more,” he said.