Brian Henson is an American director, producer, writer, performer, and Co-Chief Executive Officer of The Jim Henson Company, which he and his siblings inherited after the death of his father Jim Henson, in 1990.

Brian has produced many Henson TV shows, including Dinosaurs, Muppets Tonight, Mother Goose Stories, and Farscape. He also directed The Muppet Christmas Carol and Muppet Treasure Island.

Brian also became a core Muppet performer starting with Muppets Tonight, performing such characters as Sal Minella, Dr. Phil van Neuter and Seymour.

He also worked as the puppeteer and voice actor for Jack Pumpkinhead in Disney's Return to Oz.