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Fred Shields (1904–1974)


In Kansas City, Shields owned a theatre group, The Playmakers, and performed in stage plays. He also worked as a newscaster for WDAF radio. In 1929, he announced the plane flight of Germany's Graf Zeppelin over the U.S. In 1930, he came to Hollywood, CA, with Ger, his wife, Karena, and daughter, Evelyn. He was employed as the Station Manager for ... See full bio »

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Known For

Saludos Amigos
Saludos Amigos Narrator
(1942)
The Three Caballeros
(1944)
Bambi
Bambi Great Prince of the Forest
(1942)
How to Play Golf
How to Play Golf Narrator
(1944)

Filmography

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 1951 Meet Corliss Archer (TV Series)
Mr. Harry Archer
 1944 The Three Caballeros
Narrator (voice)
 1944 Contrary Condor (Short)
Narrator
 1944 How to Play Golf (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1943 Pedro (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1943 Victory Vehicles (Short)
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1943 Pluto and the Armadillo (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1943 El Gaucho Goofy (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1942 How to Play Baseball (Short)
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1942 Donald Duck Visits Lake Titicaca (Short)
Narrator
 1942 Saludos Amigos (Short)
Narrator
 1942 Bambi
Great Prince of the Forest (voice, uncredited)
 1942 Donald's Decision (Short)
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
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 1942 Food Will Win the War (Documentary short)
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1942 The New Spirit (Documentary short)
Radio Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1932 The Amazon Head Hunters (Documentary)
Narrator (as Frederick Shields)
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 1979 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
How To Play Baseball Narrator
- Baseball Fever (1979) ... How To Play Baseball Narrator

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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Frederick Shields

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Trivia:

Narrator for several animated Disney films, and memorable as the voice of Bambi's father in "Bambi".

Star Sign:

Taurus

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