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Kevin Clash

Born – September 17, 1960
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.

Former voice of Elmo (and the "Tickle Me Elmo" dolls).

Has 14 Emmys ... and a few underage sex allegations.

Started working for the children's TV show in 1982. Early characters include Hoots the Owl, Baby Natasha, and Dr. Nobel Price. Popularized the furry red monster.

Was the highest-paid Muppeteer ever thanks to a deal he struck with toy manufacturers. Voiced all Elmo toys.

Also appeared in "Labyrinth," "Muppets from Space" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles." Was the voice of Baby Sinclair on Disney's sitcom "Dinosaurs."

Wrote an autobiography, "My Life as a Furry Red Monster," released in 2006. Is featured in the 2011 documentary, "Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey."

Resigned from "Sesame Street" in 2012 after claims surfaced he engaged in sexual activity with minors.

LATEST STORIES
  
Kevin Clash -- BIG VICTORY FOR ELMO in Child Molestation Cases

Kevin Clash
HUGE VICTORY FOR ELMO in Child Molestation Cases

Pay attention kids, 'cause today's lesson -- YOU SNOOZE, YOU LOSE. TMZ has learned ... Kevin Clash -- who famously voiced Elmo -- just scored a big victory in the child molestation cases filed… READ MORE >

Kevin Clash -- Tickled that An Accuser Dropped Sex Allegations

Kevin Clash
TICKLED An Accuser Dropped Sex Allegations

Kevin Clash ... one down, four to go.A man who accused the former Elmo puppeteer of underage sex has dropped his lawsuit in New York ... saying he wants to focus on his career. If you're keeping… READ MORE >

- 462 days ago
Voice of Elmo Sued -- Allegations of Crystal Meth Sex Parties

Voice of Elmo SUED
Allegations of Crystal Meth Sex Parties

Kevin Clash, the longtime voice of Elmo, has been sued by a man who claims ... when he was a minor, Clash lured him to engage in lurid, crystal meth sex parties.Sheldon Stephens says he was 16… READ MORE >

- 491 days ago
Ex-Elmo Voice Actor Kevin Clash -- Underage Sex Accusers Have NO RIGHT To Sue Me

Voice of Elmo
Underage Sex Accusers Have NO RIGHT To Sue Me

Kevin Clash -- the former voice of Elmo on "Sesame Street" -- says the three men who accused him of sexually abusing them as minors have no case against him ... because too much time has passed… READ MORE >

- 509 days ago
Voice of Elmo Kevin Clash -- Sued by 4TH Accuser

Voice of Elmo
Sued by 4th Accuser

Kevin Clash has been sued by a 4TH accuser ... who claims he also had a sexual relationship with the former voice of Elmo while he was a minor ... TMZ has learned. We've learned ... the… READ MORE >

- 590 days ago
Elmo Accuser #2 -- Expert Booty Popper [VIDEO]

Elmo Accuser #2
Expert Booty Popper [VIDEO]

Just two days before he laid the legal smackdown on Elmo voice actor Kevin Clash -- claiming Clash sexually abused him as a teenager -- Cecil Singleton laid the smackdown on STAGE… READ MORE >

- 598 days ago
Elmo Accuser #3 -- 'I Will Call Him Mr. Tickler'

Elmo Accuser #3
'I Will Call Him Mr. Tickler'

***WARNING: VIDEO CONTAINS SEXUALLY EXPLICIT LANGUAGE***The third man to accuse Elmo voice actor Kevin Clash of underage sex abuse wrote a book in 2009 about their allegedly illegal trysts -- in… READ MORE >

- 603 days ago
Elmo Accuser #3 Sues -- He Plied Me with Booze

Elmo Accuser #3 Sues
He Plied Me with Booze

Kevin Clash -- the former voice of Elmo -- used alcohol as a precursor to oral sex with an underage boy ... this according to a new lawsuit that has just been filed by a THIRD accuser. According… READ MORE >

- 603 days ago
Ex-Voice of Elmo Kevin Clash -- Third Underage Sex Accuser Threatens Lawsuit

Ex-Voice of Elmo
Underage Sex Accuser #3 to Sue Kevin Clash

Kevin Clash is being accused of a third sexual relationship with an underage boy  -- and the former voice of Elmo could be sued as early as Tuesday, according to a report.The latest accuser… READ MORE >

- 604 days ago
Jim Henson's Son -- Nothing But Nice Things to Say About Kevin Clash

Jim Henson's Son
Nothing But Nice Things to Say About Kevin Clash

There doesn't seem to be a lot of people voicing their support for Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash these days, but he does have one big fan ... Brian Henson, the son of Muppets creator Jim Henson.… READ MORE >

- 604 days ago

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