(voice, unconfirmed, uncredited)
Song of the South
(performer: "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah", "Everybody's Got a Laughing Place", "How Do You Do?" (uncredited), "Who Wants To Live Like That?" (uncredited), "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah (Reprise)")
Stage and radio actor.
Jimmie Baskett | James Baskette | Jimmie Baskette | Jimmy Baskette
Did You Know?
His portrayal of Uncle Remus in "Song of the South" was the crowning achievement of his career, for which he won an honorary Academy Award. Ironically, his performance cannot be seen in its entirety in the United States, as the Walt Disney Co. will not release the entire film on the home video market because of the controversial nature of the film, which was denounced as racist by the NAACP when ...