'Sesame Street' Celebrates 45th Anniversary

Executive Producer Carol-Lynn Parente explains what families can look forward to this season.
1:44 | 09/12/14

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Hi, George, Lara, here we are in hooper's store. I'm with Carol, the senior vice president and executive producer of is sesame street. We are excited to be with you, this is the 45th anniversary of sesame street. Whard to believe. What can we expect? Well, we are all about our celebrating 45 years of helping kids grow stronger, smarter and kinder. And we have a whole bunch of celebrities, viola Davis, Jonah hill, one direction and even the first lady. That's an impressive array. Not too shabby. And what is impressive, at the famed studios. And shoot "Orange is the new black," nurse Jackie, give us behind the scenes secrets at sesame street? Being in hooper's store, most people don't know that toilet paper is the best-selling item. That's good to know. And periodicals you won't see, rubber ducky digest, and here I am with a bad hair day. You are the pros at making kids laugh. What do kids find funny? Can't go wrong with physical humor, and in a pinch, the word underpants. You're right. Sadly, I know that. You were the first executive producer to have been a viewer as a young child. That has to be an incredible feeling for you to now be running this show. Oh, my goodness. I am a pretty lucky girl and I did love the show as a kid. Now being a part of this family is a dream come true. It's a dream for us, still running strong. Carol, thank you for being with

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