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us: Frees, Paul

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    • us: Frees, Paul H., 1920-1986
    • us: Frees, Solomon Hersh, 1920-1986
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Chicago (Ill.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Tiburon (Calif.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Walt Disney Productions
        • Organization: (naf) UPA Pictures
        • Organization: (naf) Hanna-Barbera Productions
        • Organization: (naf) Filmation (Firm)
        • Organization: (naf) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Animation Inc.
        • Organization: (naf) DFE Films
        • Organization: (naf) Jay Ward Productions (Firm)
        • Organization: (naf) Rankin/Bass Productions
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Acting
          (lcsh) Animated films
            (lcsh) Animated television programs
              (lcsh) Voice-overs
                (lcsh) Impersonation
                  (lcsh) Popular music--Writing and publishing
                • Occupation

                    (lcsh) Voice actors and actresses
                      (lcsh) Actors
                        (lcsh) Composers
                          (lcsh) Screenwriters
                      • Sources

                        • found: The day after Trinity, c1980: credits (Paul Frees)
                        • found: Internet movie database, Oct. 13, 2003 (Paul Frees; b. June 22, 1920, Chicago, Ill.; d. Nov. 2, 1986, Tiburon, Calif.; sometimes credited as Paul H. Frees; actor, 1940s-1980s)
                        • found: IMDb, December 15, 2014: (Paul Frees, born Solomon Hersh Frees, June 22, 1920, Chicago, Illinois; died November 2, 1986 in Tiburon, California; actor, composer, songwriter, voiceover artist, and author)
                        • found: Wikipedia, February 3, 2015: (Paul Frees, impressionist, voice artist, comedian, known for his work on theatrical and television cartoons; began career in vaudeville as an impressionist under the name Buddy Green; moved to radio in 1942, remaining active in that medium for over 40 years; involved in more than 250 films, cartoons, and TV appearances, often uncredited; worked for major animation production companies including Walt Disney Studios, Walter Lantz Studios, UPA, Hanna-Barbera, Filmation, Metro-Goldwyn Mayer, DePatie-Freleng Enterprises, Jay Ward Productions, and Rankin/Bass; also narrated many live action films and television series, and was often called upon to dub lines for other actors to correct for foreign accents, lack of English proficiency, or poor line readings; also worked as a screenwriter, songwriter, and on-camera actor.)
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