Won 2 Primetime Emmys.
Another 1 win & 6 nominations.
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(Video short) (characters)
(Video Game) (book "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!")
(Short) (book "Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose")
Dr. Seuss on the Loose
(TV Short) (screenplay) / (stories: "The Sneetches", "The Zax" and "Green Eggs and Ham" - uncredited)
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Dr. Theodor S. Geisel | Ted Geisel | Theodor S. Geisel | Theodor Seuss Geisel | Theodor Geisel | Theo LeSieg
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Did You Know?
Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!
In the late 1980s, he wanted to get his book "The Cat In The Hat" made into a movie, his choices for the role of the title character were Robin Williams
, Steve Martin
, John Candy
, or Eddie Murphy
. In 2003, his book was made into a movie with none of those playing the title character.
He expresses his views in social and political issues in his own books (e.g. The Lorax, The Sneetches, The Butter Battle Book, Yertle the Turtle, The Grinch, & Horton Hears a Who).