|Lifetime||September 7, 1926 - October 24, 1997|
|Portrayed||Lord of the Eagles in:|
|Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit|
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).
- 1977: The Hobbit (1977 film): Balin, Lord of the Eagles, Goblin, Troll
- 1980: The Return of the King (1980 film): Theoden, Mouth of Sauron, Easterling