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Skreet and Yeager

The Simian Undercover Detective Squad (or S.U.D.S.) is a webseries produced by The Jim Henson Company under its Henson Alternative banner. Simian Undercover Detective Squad was created, written, directed and produced by Deb Loftis and Perry Sachs. Fifteen webisodes premiered exclusively on the Xbox and Zune networks in April 2011.

Skreet (Allan Trautman) and Yeager (Ted Michaels) star in the series as members of the Simian Undercover Detective Squad.

The series was one of three Henson productions being produced as a joint venture between Warner Brothers' Studio 2.0 for The Realplayer Network's Film.com. On December 19, 2007, a teaser trailer for the show was released. The series was originally planned to debut on Film.com in in the first quarter of 2008, however the release was delayed.

The episode "It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Goat", was released as a preview on YouTube on August 25, 2009.

In April 2011 the series was released to the Microsoft Zune Video Marketplace. In 2012 episodes were re-released on The Nerdist Channel.




Skreet undercover as a goat

Yeager undercover as a farmer

Executive Producers:

Brian Henson
Lisa Henson

Written, Directed and Produced by:

Deb Loftis
Perry Sachs

Produced by:

Allyson Smith


Allan Trautman as Skreet
Ted Michaels as Yeager
Michael Oosterom as The Perps
Paul Rugg as Captain Futz
Esteban Powell as Spider
Craig Di Francia as Johnny

Also starring:

Zand Broumand
Gina D'Acciaro
Bryce Johnson
Marisa Petroro
Jerry Trainor

Special Guest Star:

Josh Peck as himself

Music composer and producers:

Daryl Orange

Production designer:

Tom Lisowski

Puppet costume design:

Julie Zobel

Director of photography:

Robert C. Webb

Sound by:

Reza Moosavi


Tirawan Howard


Heather O'Boyle


Perry Sachs

Assistant Director:

JT Codd

2nd Assistant Director:

Tom Dean

Camera Operator:

Jesse Bactat

1st Assistant Camera:

Bryan Ariel Paz

Camera/editorial Assistant:

Patrick Renfro

Set Decorator:

Shira Gotshalk


Eric S. Boland

Key Grip:

Jason Wheeler


Steven Davis
Charles R. Matthews
Fernando F. Montes

Script Supervisors:

Liz Trainor
Candelaria Herrera


Zarac Lompart

Production Accountant:

Brittan Brown

Production Assistant:

Cynthia Barron


Howard Sharp
Johan filla

Executive Producer for Studio 2.0:

Rich Rosenthal

Production Manager for Studio 2.0:

Cassie Hamilton

Supervising Producer for film.com:

Michael McMurray

Special thanks to:

Nashid Ali
Jay Pinder
Kendall Wilson
Gabe Benvenuto
Kulia Sachs


The Jim Henson Company Studios, Hollywood, CA

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