In 1966, he co-starred in an unsold pilot for a proposed dramatic series based on James Jones WW2-era novel, "From Here to Eternity".
Edmund Gilbert | Edmund Glibert
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Originally, the role of Baloo was supposed to go to Phil Harris, who had voiced the character in the original 1967 film, The Jungle Book. However, after one recording session, it was found that he had aged to the point where he could no longer do the voice successfully. To perfect his rendition of Baloo's voice, Ed listened to old recordings of Phil Harris and practiced for many hours until he ...