Scatman Crothers

Scatman Crothers

  • Born on
    • May 23rd, 1910
  • Died on
    • November 22nd, 1986
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers (May 23, 1910 – November 22, 1986) was an American actor, singer, dancer and musician known for his work as Louie the Garbage Man on the TV show Chico and the Man, and as Dick Hallorann in The Shining in 1980. He was also a prolific voiceover artist, and provided the voices of Meadowlark Lemon in the animated TV version of The Harlem Globetrotters, Jazz the Autobot in The Transformers, the title character in Hong Kong Phooey, and Scat Cat in the 1970 film The Aristocats. Description above from the Wikipedia article Scatman Crothers, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Scatman Crothers on Plex

  • Coonskin
    Pappy / Old Man Bone (voice)


Acting (39 Credits)

1986The Transformers: The Movie as Jazz (voice)
1985The Journey of Natty Gann as Sherman
1984The Transformers as Jazz
1983Twilight Zone: The Movie as Mr. Bloom (segment "Kick the Can")
1983Two of a Kind as Earl
1982Deadly Eyes as George Faskins
1982Zapped! as Dexter Jones
1981The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island as Dewey Stevens
1980The Shining as Dick Hallorann
1980Bronco Billy as Doc Lynch
1979Scavenger Hunt as Sam
1978The Cheap Detective as Tinker
1977Scooby's All Star Laff-A-Lympics
1976Stay Hungry as William
1976The Shootist as Moses
1976Silver Streak as Ralston
1975One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Orderly Turkle
1975Friday Foster as Noble Franklin
1975The Fortune as Fisherman
1974Hong Kong Phooey
1974Chico and the Man as Louie
1974Black Belt Jones as Pop Byrd
1974Coonskin as Pappy / Old Man Bone (voice)
1974Truck Turner as Duke
1973Detroit 9000 as Reverend Markham
1973Slaughter's Big Rip-Off as Cleveland
1972The King of Marvin Gardens as Lewis
1972Lady Sings the Blues as Big Ben
1971Chandler as Smoke
1970The Aristocats as Scat Cat
1970Bloody Mama as Moses
1970The Great White Hope as Carnival Barker (uncredited)
1969Hook, Line and Sinker as The Corpse (uncredited)
1964Lady in a Cage as Mr. Paul's Assistant
1964The Patsy as Shoeshine Boy
1960Tarzan and the Trappers as Tyana (as Sherman Crothers)
1959Porgy and Bess as Crabman
1959Alias Jesse James as Railroad Porter (uncredited)
1956Between Heaven and Hell as George (uncredited)

Himself (1 Credits)

1980Making The Shining as Himself


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