Kevin was teased often by the former Muppeteer for Elmo, the late Richard Hunt because he now did Elmo and kids loved him.
Kevin Clash has a 9-year-old daughter named Shannon.
Clash won a Daytime Emmy Award in 1990, 2005 and 2006 for "Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series". He has won frequently as co-executive producer of Sesame Street, in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005.
"I'm Elmo, damn it! I'd like to use that line to get into a restaurant." -- Clash joking to People magazine.
Elmo, as well as Kevin Clash with Elmo, have appeared on Australian television variety show Rove Live.