Jimmy MacDonald | James Macdonald | Jimmy Macdonald
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[on taking over the voice of Mickey Mouse from Walt Disney
] Walt called me, I was on the stage here and a girl called me and said, "can you come up? Walt wants to see you." It was in the middle of the Mickey and the Beanstalk
(1947) and I went up and he said, "I can't do it anymore. I'm just too busy." So, he asked me if I could do a Mickey voice and I tried it and he said, "Yeah, that sounds ...
He once estimated that he created over 28,000 sound effects for 139 feature films and 335 cartoon shorts while he was employed at Disney.
A sound effects man/musician/voice-over artists for Walt Disney Studios, for over 40 yrs. Plus + the 2nd voice of Mickey Mouse.