Voice actor known for his work in such animated films and television series as Charlotte's Web, Wizards, The Pink Panther and Friends, and The Incredible Hulk.
Early in his career, he provided the voice of the title character in the 1970s television version of Doctor Dolittle.
He was the voice of Mr. Codfish in the 1971 Disney feature Bedknobs and Broomsticks.
He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, and he died at the age of fifty-six in the Los Angeles, California area.
He provided voice acting work for Gremlins, a popular 1984 comic horror film directed by Joe Dante.