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Bart the Bear (I) (1977–2000)


Bart the Bear is perhaps one of Hollywood's most remarkable animal stars. The Alaskan brown bear was born in 1977 and was brought in by Utah animal trainer Doug Seus. Bart started to train in acting in 1980 and grew to 9 feet tall, the average for brown bears. Bart has starred in The Great Outdoors (1988), On Deadly Ground (1994) and The Edge (1997)... See full bio »

Died:

(age 23) in Park City, Utah, USA

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Known For

The Bear
The Bear The Kodiak Bear
(1988)
The Edge
The Edge The Bear
(1997)
Legends of the Fall
(1994)
The Great Outdoors
The Great Outdoors The Bald-Headed Bear
(1988)

Filmography

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 1998 Meet the Deedles
The Bear
 1997 The Edge
The Bear
 1996 Les amants de rivière rouge (TV Mini-Series)
The Bear - Attacking Children and Fighting with Eri Schweig
 1994 Legends of the Fall
The Bear
 1994 On Deadly Ground
The Bear
 1991/I White Fang
The Bear
 1990 Lost in the Barrens (TV Movie)
The Bear
 1990 The Young Riders (TV Series)
- Decoy (1990)
 1988 The Great Outdoors
The Bald-Headed Bear
 1986 Louis L'Amour's Down the Long Hills (TV Movie)
The Bear
 1986 The Clan of the Cave Bear
The Bear (uncredited)
 1983 Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (TV Movie)
The Bear (uncredited)
 1980 Windwalker
The Bear
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Alternate Names:

Bart | 'Bart' The Bear

Height:

9' 6" (2.9 m)
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Trivia:

Most of the characters he played were simply named "The Bear". The only exceptions were, The Great Outdoors (1988) when he played "The Bald Bear" and The Bear (1988) when he played "The Kodiak Bear". Ironically, The Bear (1988) translates to "The Bear". See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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