The Jim Henson Company redefines family entertainment, making it creatively educational and interesting for all members of the family. Henson, the late puppeteer most famous for creating the Muppets, founded the company over 50 years ago. Today it’s a multimedia production company headquartered in L.A.’s Charlie Chaplin Studios, with offices in New York and London.
Internships are available in several departments, including business and legal affairs, archives, public relations and marketing, creative affairs, print and web design, media library and publishing. Interns work closely with full-time staff members, learning about the day-to-day world of film and TV. Interns read scripts and books, write materials and complete research for various projects. They also compile artwork and pitch materials. Interns do some office support work and assist executives.
Open to currently enrolled college sophomores, juniors and seniors, and grad students. Interns must receive academic credit for the internship.
Jim Henson Company
The Jim Henson Company
1416 North La Brea Avenue
Hollywood, CA 90028
Phone: (323) 802-1500
Number of Interns: 21 to 50
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Unpaid
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY