Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock was a children's live action puppet television series that originally aired from 1983 to 1987. The central characters were a set of "Muppet" creatures called Fraggles. The series lasted 96 episodes.
The main Fraggles, known as the Fraggle Five, are Gobo, Red, Wembley, Mokey and Boober. Other Fraggles include Traveling Matt, Gobo's uncle who explores "Outer Space" for most of the series and sends postcards to Gobo, Cantus the Minstrel, Convincing John, Lou Fraggle, Storyteller Fraggle and World's Oldest Fraggle.
Other characters in the Fraggle universe include the Doozers, the Gorgs, Marjory the Trash Heap (the Fraggles' oracle), and Philo and Gunge, the Trash Heap's heralds. The ""silly creatures in Outer Space" include Doc, an inventor who owns a workshop with a small hole that leads to Fraggle Rock and his dog, Sprocket.
An animated television series aired for one season in 1987.