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Bill Peet (1915–2002)

Bill Peet was born on January 29, 1915 in Grandview, Indiana, USA as William Bartlett Peed. He is known for his work on Cinderella (1950), Dumbo (1941) and 101 Dalmatians (1961). He was married to Margaret Brunst. He died on May 11, 2002 in Studio City, California, USA. See full bio »

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Cinderella Writer
Dumbo Writer
101 Dalmatians
Sleeping Beauty


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  The Sword in the Stone (story & concept) (announced)
 2015 101 Dalmatians: The Further Adventures of Thunderbolt (Video short) (story inspired by)
 2014 Maleficent (based on the motion picture "Sleeping Beauty", screenplay by - uncredited)
  Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1955 - 1964) (writer - 6 episodes, 1954 - 1961) (story - 4 episodes, 1955 - 1963) (cartoon story treatment - 1 episode, 1954)
- Ben and Me/Peter and the Wolf (1964) ... (uncredited)
- The Truth About Mother Goose (1963) ... (story)
- Holiday for Henpecked Husbands (1961) ... (writer)
- Adventures in Fantasy (1957) ... (story)
- Four Fabulous Characters (1957) ... (writer)
 1963 The Sword in the Stone (story)
 1961 101 Dalmatians (story)
 1960 Goliath II (Short) (story)
 1959 Sleeping Beauty (additional story)
 1957 The Truth About Mother Goose (Documentary short) (story)
 1953 Ben and Me (Short) (story)
 1953 Peter Pan (story)
 1952 The Little House (Short) (story adaptation)
 1952 Susie the Little Blue Coupe (Short) (original story) / (story adaptation)
 1952 Lambert the Sheepish Lion (Short) (story)
 1951 Alice in Wonderland (story)
 1950 Wonder Dog (Short) (story - as Bill Peed)
 1950 Cinderella (story - as William Peed)
 1948 So Dear to My Heart (cartoon story treatment - as William Peed)
 1947 Mickey and the Beanstalk (Short)
 1946 Song of the South (cartoon story)
 1946 A Knight for a Day (Short) (story)
 1945 Californy er Bust (Short)
 1945 African Diary (Short) (story - as Bill Peed)
 1945 Tiger Trouble (Short) (story - as Bill Peed)
 1944 The Three Caballeros (story - as Bill Peed)
 1941 Dumbo (story development)
 1940 Fantasia (story development - segment "The Pastoral Symphony", as Bill Peed)
 1940 Pinocchio (uncredited)
 1938 Call of the Yukon (screenplay - as William Bartlett)
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Other Works:

"The Pinkish, Purplish, Bluish Egg" (childrens book) See more »

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Alternate Names:

William Bartlett | Bill Peed | William Peed | William Bartlett Peet

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After the two animated feature films with Disney, Peet left the studio in 1964 because of a thorny relationship with Disney. In his autobiography published in 1989, Peet said he drew the evil Captain Hook in 'Peter Pan' to resemble Disney. See more »

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