Edward Irving "Ed" Koch (December 12, 1924 – February 1, 2013) was an American lawyer, politician, political commentator, movie critic and television reality show "judge"/arbitrator. He was the Mayor of NYC from 1978-1989.

In 1983, he appeared in the "Great Muppet Look-Alike Contest" in the Winter 1983 issue of Muppet Magazine, paired with Gonzo.

He also portrayed himself in Eddie.