Voice of Big Bird, Oscar Wins Lifetime Award Caroll Spinney has played Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street for 37 years. At the Daytime Emmys tomorrow, Spinney will accept a Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Voice of Big Bird, Oscar Wins Lifetime Award

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Voice of Big Bird, Oscar Wins Lifetime Award

Voice of Big Bird, Oscar Wins Lifetime Award

Voice of Big Bird, Oscar Wins Lifetime Award

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Caroll Spinney has played Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street for 37 years. At the Daytime Emmys tomorrow, Spinney will accept a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Caroll Spinney, puppeteer who plays the roles of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street, recipient of this year's Lifetime Achievement Award given by the Daytime Emmys