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Don Messick

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'''Donald Messick''' ([[September 7]], [[1926]] - [[October 24]], [[1997]]) was a voice actor, famous for his voice as [[wikipedia:Scooby-Doo_(character)|Scooby-Doo]]. He voiced [[Balin]] and the [[Gwaihir|Lord of the Eagles]] in ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit]]'', as well as an unnamed [[Orcs|Orc]] and one of the [[Trolls]]. He is also credited for ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King]]'', but his part is not specified.
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'''Donald Messick''' ([[September 7]], [[1926]] - [[October 24]], [[1997]]) was an American voice actor. A legend in voice acting, Messick is remembered for iconic roles such as [[wikipedia:Scooby-Doo_(character)|Scooby-Doo]], [[wikipedia:Papa Smurf|Papa Smurf]], [[wikipedia:Droopy|Droopy]], [[wikipedia:Atom Ant|Atom Ant]] and a variety of animals (a market now owned by [[wikipedia:Frank Welker|Frank Welker]] and [[Dee Bradley Baker]]).  
  
==External links==
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==Roles==
* [[wikipedia:Don_Messick|Wikipedia profile]]
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* [[1977]]: ''[[The Hobbit (1977 film)]]'': [[Balin]], [[Gwaihir|Lord of the Eagles]], [[Orcs|Goblin]], [[Troll]]
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* [[1980]]: ''[[The Return of the King (1980 film)]]'': Unspecified part
  
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==External links==
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* {{WP|Don Messick}}
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* [http://voicechasers.com/database/showactor.php?actorid=1530 Don Messick] at [http://voicechasers.com/ Voice Chasers]
 
[[Category:Actors and actresses|Messick, Don]]
 
[[Category:Actors and actresses|Messick, Don]]

Revision as of 22:37, 8 April 2009

Don Messick
LifetimeSeptember 7, 1926 - October 24, 1997
PortrayedBalin in:
PortrayedLord of the Eagles in:
 Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit
IMDbProfile

Donald Messick (September 7, 1926 - October 24, 1997) was an American voice actor. A legend in voice acting, Messick is remembered for iconic roles such as Scooby-Doo, Papa Smurf, Droopy, Atom Ant and a variety of animals (a market now owned by Frank Welker and Dee Bradley Baker).

Roles

External links