Played by:

Jim Henson (1975-1990)

Bill Barretta (1996 -present)

The Swedish Chef is 1 of the main Muppet characters appearing on The Muppet Show and Muppets Tonight. He was 1st and originally voice performed by the late Jim Henson, who tragically passed away back on Wednesday, May 16, 1990. He is now voice performed by Bill Barretta, respectively.