UPDATED with video: Earlier this week it was announced that Muppet Studio was replacing Kermit the Frog’s longtime voice actor after more than two decades. Steve Whitmire had voiced America’s favorite frog since character creator Jim Henson died in 1990.
Stephen Colbert’s Late Show got video of the auditions process to find a replacement voice actor, and shared the footage with his late-night viewers. Among those auditioning were some of President Donald Trump’s favorite puppets: Sean Spicer, Ben Carson, and even Trump himself could not resist the urge.
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