On a soundstage in the heart of Hollywood this week, a chicken was giving directions to
The chicken, perched on the shoulder of "The Mindy Project" star, squawked off a couple of instructions to the crew, then muttered, "My mom would be so proud of me ... if she wasn't stew."
The chicken was located on the hand of director Joey Mazzarino, and it wasn't just any chicken. It was a
Although Sesame Street is an imaginary address, most people realize the TV show "Sesame Street" shoots in
On one morning last week, Kaling,
And while one would think the imaginary characters would play second fiddle to the flesh-and-blood stars, they'd be mistaken.
Kaling ran her hands over Elmo's red-fur face when she first met him. "He's dreamier than
During an improvised interview with Murray the monster, Hendricks confessed that she was scared to come film with the "Sesame Street" cast that day, but Murray, also controlled by Mazzarino, wouldn't hear of it.
"But you work with Jon Hamm!" Murray protested. "You work with Don Draper! That guy's intimidating!"
"But you're so famous," Hendricks replied.
"Yeah, but not, like, Sterling-Cooper famous!" Murray said.
In the end, not even Don Draper can outshine the star power of a furry monster.