ABBA, Alfred Nobel, Bjorn Borg, Greta Garbo -- Sweden has many famous faces. But there might be one character whose ways in the kitchen have made him one of the best-known Swedes in the world today: The Swedish Chef character from "The Muppet Show."
Someone considerably less known, however, is Lars Kuprik Backman, the man who for years has claimed he's the real-life model for the whimsical kitchen oddball of the popular TV show.
"Yes, I'm sure it's me. I used to look exactly like that," the...Full Story