Written by Ryan Dosier. LINK HOGTHROB Performed by… Jim Henson (1977-1990) Steve Whitmire (2003-present) First appearance… The Muppet Show Episode 203: Milton Berle (1977) Most recent appearance… Muppets Most Wanted (2014) Best known role… Captain of the S.S. Swinetrek in “Pigs in Space” Memorable quote… “Who’s your tailor? I love that outfit!” WHO IS LINK…
has unveiled a prototype picture of the upcoming Captain Link Hogthrob figure from the 4th series of their Muppets line. Link will be joined by Dr. Julius Strangepork in series 4 along with First Mate Piggy who will be included in the series 4 playset, the space ship Swine Trek.
Link Hogthrob is the blonde, cleft-chinned with a high opinion of himself on . He debuted in the second season as the not-so-fearless captain of , where his unbridled machismo was often a source of conflict with his co-star, .