When we saw Lady Gaga dressed up as the perfect Miss Piggy for her "Muppets Holiday Spectacular" promo yesterday, we got to thinking about other stars we'd cast in a hypothetical live action "Muppets" movie. Is there a perfect Kermit out there? Or an actor with the right depth of emotion to play Animal? We think so. Check out our picks for each of Jim Henson's iconic, fuzzy characters.

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Liana Maeby grew up in Los Angeles and it has made her just as terrible as you'd expect. A graduate of USC's film school, she previously worked as an editor for Crushable.com, and has written for publications like Interview and The Village Voice. Her first book, a satirical work entitled "Earl Can Hurl (You Can Hurl Too)" written when she was eight, remains unpublished.