Hans Conried

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Hans Conried

Born

4/15/1917, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Died

1/5/1982

Birth Name

Hans Georg Conried Jr

Gender

Male

Also Known As

Hans Conreid
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Biography

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With his distinctive voice and diction, Hans Conried gave life to characters such as Captain Hook, the Grinch, and Snidely Whiplash. Conried was born in Baltimore and was raised in New York City. After studying at Columbia, he worked onstage before breaking into radio and films in 1939.…more

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  • Trivia

    • Hans has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6664 Hollywod Blvd.

    • Theatrical productions of Peter Pan usually cast the same actor as Mr. Darling and Captain Hook. In the 1953 Disney film of Peter Pan, Hans Conried became the first actor to perform both roles on screen.

    • Though he did not voice the character, Hans Conried served as the live-action model for animators drawing King Stefan in Disney's Sleeping Beauty.

    • Hans Conried voiced the Magic Mirror as narrator of the annual special, A Disney Halloween.

  • Quotes

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