Appeared in a touring company of "The Shepherd of the Hills".
1 Article |
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
[in 1967, on how he was cast as "Kaa" in The Jungle Book
(1967)] Walt [Walt Disney
] came to me, and he's such a stickler for voices, and said, "When you're finished with what you're doing today on Winnie the Pooh, see what you can do with a snake because I can't find the right voice for it". I thought, "Wouldn't it be funny to have a snake with an aching back because it would be such a looong ...
A director once told him he was "too repulsive" for the screen and he stopped making movies for nearly five years. Following the stock market crash of 1929, the money factor eventually drew him back to making sound pictures.
Roles in Disney films