Jules Bass (September 16, 1935 - October 25 2022) was an American director, producer and composer. Along with fellow director Arthur Rankin Jr., they founded the Rankin/Bass production company. He and Rankin were the directors and producers of the animated adaptation of The Hobbit in 1977 and The Return of the King in 1980.
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- E.J. Panaligan, "Jules Bass, Producer and Director Known for ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,’ ‘Frosty the Snowman,’ Dies at 87" dated 25 October 2022, Variety (accessed 26 October 2022)