March 16, 1997
A: Sorry, youâ€™re both wrong. â€œMiss Piggy was not modeled after anyone,â€ insists our source at Jim Henson Productions, who adds thatÂ the conceited chanteuse â€œgets offended if we talk about her early years.â€ Suffice it to say. Miss Piggy ^ —— never took her clothes off to get a job. Since she was discovered in the chorus of the Muppet Show in 1976 and given voice by Frank OZ. Miss Piggy has starred in everything from movies to ads for low-fat potato chips.